DENVER, CO - Rentbits.com is ranked #178 on Inc. magazine's 2010 Inc. 500 list, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies unveiled in its September issue. Rentbits.com is a national rental search engine for apartments and homes that indexes more than a half million active rental properties daily. The Inc. 500 list represents a comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America's entrepreneurs. Rentbits.com was started by Internet and real estate veterans, including ex-Googlers Dan Daugherty and Tim Moynihan.
Daugherty, the CEO of Rentbits.com, said "When I started at Google, it was an unknown. Today, everyone Googles. I then left Google to start Rentbits.com exclusively for renters. Today, Rentbits.com is the Google for renters."
Rentbits.com offers an intuitive, clean interface, new rental search technology, and the most comprehensive index of rental property listings to help renters find apartments or homes for rent. Rentbits.com is the largest online rental distribution platform in the industry.
Companies such as Microsoft, Zappos, Intuit, GoDaddy, Zipcar, Clif Bar, American Apparel, Oracle, and many other well-known names gained early exposure as members of the Inc. 500.
This year's Inc. 500 represent a group of companies that are smaller but much faster-growing than last year's crop. Aggregate revenue is $11.3 billion—down from last year's $18.4 billion—but median three-year growth is 1,231 percent, substantially up from last year's 880.5 percent. The companies on this year's list employ more than 45,000 people.