Code42 Named to Inc. 5000 for Seventh Consecutive Year

Code42 recognized by Inc. for three-year sales growth of 182 percent and more than $100 million in revenue

Minneapolis — Sep 20, 2017 

Code42, the leader in cloud-based IP protection, recovery, and visibility, today announced it has been named to the Inc. 5000 annual list of America's fastest-growing private companies. Code42 was ranked No. 2,045, with three-year revenue growth of 182 percent, marking the seventh consecutive year the company has made the list. Only three percent of companies on the Inc. 5000 made the list seven times or more, putting Code42 in rare company.

"Our strength in solving critical data security challenges for customers has accelerated our business growth over the past few years," said Joe Payne, president and CEO of Code42. "Inclusion on the Inc. 5000 for the seventh consecutive year is a huge honor and it's a testament to our drive to be the best in data protection and recovery."

The 2017 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at and in the September issue of Inc., is the most competitive crop in the list's history. The Inc. 5000's aggregate revenue is $206 billion, and the companies on the list collectively generated 619,500 jobs over the past three years.

"The Inc. 5000 is the most persuasive evidence I know that the American Dream is still alive," said Eric Schurenberg, president and editor-in-chief of Inc. Magazine. "The founders and CEOs of the Inc. 5000 tell us they think determination, risk taking, and vision were the keys to their success, and I believe them."

Earlier this year, Code42 was also named to the Forbes Cloud 100, a silver winner by the Network Product Guide IT World Awards in the IT Products and Services for Enterprise category, and a gold winner for the Best in Biz Awards 2017 International in the Enterprise Software Product of the Year category.

For more information on the Inc. 5000, visit To see a complete list of Code42's accomplishments and innovations, visit the Accolades + Achievements web page.