Code 42 Software Named to Inc. 500/5000 List of Fastest Growing Companies

Creator of backup solution for consumers and businesses experiences 536% growth over three years, makes first appearance on prestigious list

Minneapolis — Aug 23, 2011 

Code 42 Software Inc., developers of CrashPlan and CrashPlan PRO, award-winning onsite, offsite and cloud backup solution for consumers and businesses, today announced that the company has been named to the 2011 Inc. 500/5000 list of America’s fastest-growing entrepreneurial businesses. Based on percentage revenue growth from 2007 through 2010, Code 42 was listed at #610.

“Code 42 has experienced tremendous growth, both with our consumer and business backup solutions, over the past three years,” said Matthew Dornquast, co-founder and CEO, Code 42 Software. “The whole team is very proud to be recognized by Inc. as one of the fastest growing companies in the U.S. We all feel it's just the beginning for Code 42’s growth.”

Founded in 2001, Code 42 Software develops the data protection and backup software CrashPlan (personal backup), CrashPlan PRO for small businesses and CrashPlan PROe for enterprise-level customers. All products offer multi-destination, cross-platform backup onsite, offsite and online. Code42 Software has experienced a 536% growth rate over the last three years and is ranked #51 for software companies. This is the first time that Code 42 has been named to the Inc. 500/5000 list.

In its 30th annual list, Inc. magazine provides year-over-year insight into the American economy by tracking the expansion of the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. – and the entrepreneurial spirit driving them. The 2011 Inc. 500/5000 list and Code 42 company profile are available online at and in the September 2011 issue of Inc.