Internet Search Firm, Ravenwood Marketing, Named Number Two Fastest
Growing Company in Boulder, Colorado
31, 2005--Ravenwood Marketing, Inc., a leading performance-based
search engine marketing firm, announced today that it has been named
number two on the Mercury 100 list of fastest-growing private
companies. The Mercury 100 list recognizes the entrepreneurial
achievements of rapidly growing companies in Colorado's Boulder and
Broomfield counties with revenues of over $2 million, based on the
largest percent growth in revenues from 2003 to 2004.
Ravenwood produced an
impressive 302 percent increase in revenue in 2004, with sales
reaching $4.4 million, and received the honor at an invitation-only
event held recently in Boulder. This feat represents a repeat
showing for the company, which was named number one on last year's
Mercury 100 list.
"We are thrilled to
again receive this recognition as we continue to grow our search
marketing business," said Paul Fearing, co-founder of the
three-person Ravenwood Marketing. "The market is rewarding our
performance-based approach to pay-per-click advertising even as the
field continues to become more competitive."
By running paid search
campaigns and utilizing other search engine marketing methods,
Ravenwood is able to deliver a continuous flow of new customers to
its ecommerce clients. The company takes no money upfront and gets
paid by clients only after it lands a sale or qualified lead on the
About the Mercury 100
Now in its eighth year,
the Boulder County Business Report's Mercury 100 Fastest-Growing
Private Companies list recognizes the entrepreneurial achievements
of the hottest rising stars in Colorado's Boulder and Broomfield
counties. Awards are given each May to those companies that
generated the largest percent increase in revenue the previous year.
About Ravenwood Marketing, Inc.
specializes in performance-based Internet marketing programs that
help companies sell products and generate sales leads over the web.
Clients pay only when they receive a confirmed online sale or
qualified sales lead. Ravenwood has developed extensive search
engine marketing expertise with pay-per-click (PPC) engines like
Google AdWords and Overture, as well as in other search engine
optimization (SEO) methods such as paid inclusion. The company has
done wide-ranging keyword research in building thousands of search
campaigns across over one thousand various market segments and it
manages exceptionally large keyword portfolios for clients.
With a proprietary,
industrial-strength toolset, Ravenwood is able to meet the needs of
large companies with very complex search marketing challenges. For
more information, visit the company's website at
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