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eConnect Named In Top 50% of Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies

eConnect is ranked #2286 on the Inc. 5000 list. They are one of the nations fastest growing firms.

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- eConnect™, the leader in Video Centric Analytics, announced today that it has been selected as an Inc. 5000 honoree among the nation's fastest growing private companies in 2014. The list represents the most comprehensive look at one of the most important segments of the economy—America's independent entrepreneurs.

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"eConnect's place in the Inc. 5000 serves not only as recognition of our success as a company, but also as a testament to our innovation in the loss prevention sector.  Our software drastically improves net profits for retail & hospitality operators around the world," said Henry Valentino III, eConnect President and CEO. "eConnect continues on an accelerated growth trajectory as we design and develop technology solutions that enhance our customer's financial performance while making them more efficient in their operations."

The Inc. 5000 winners were selected among thousands of nominated privately held American companies. Distinguished previous winners include Yelp, Pandora, Timberland, Dell, Oracle, and Zillow. A full list of all Inc. 5000 winners can be found at www.inc.com/inc5000/list.

"What surprises me, even though I know it's coming, is the sheer variety of the paths our entrepreneurs take to success, thematically reflecting how our economy has evolved," says Inc. President and Editor-In-Chief Eric Schurenberg. "This year there are far more social media and far fewer computer hardware businesses than there were, say, six years ago. But what doesn't change is the fearsome creativity unleashed by American entrepreneurship."

About Inc. and the Inc. 5000

Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures, Inc. is the only major brand dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies, with the aim to deliver real solutions for today's innovative company builders. Total monthly audience reach for the brand has grown significantly from 2,000,000 in 2010 to over 6,000,000 today. 

The Inc. 500|5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. Started in 1982, this prestigious list of the nation's most successful private companies has become the hallmark of entrepreneurial success. The Inc. 5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony is an annual event that celebrates their remarkable achievements. The event also offers informative workshops, celebrated keynote speakers, and evening functions. For more information on Inc. and the Inc. 5000 Conference, visit http://www.inc.com/.

About eConnect

eConnect™ is a software company in the Big Data industry which combines financial transactions and behavioral analysis with visual verification. This is accomplished by synchronizing transactional data from point-of-sale (POS), casino systems and other disparate data sources with digital video surveillance, producing true business intelligence and advanced knowledge to help business operators improve profitability.  The software tool is renowned for its ability in discovering previously unknown problems; thereby reducing financial losses and improving operational inefficiencies. The eConnect™ platform is compatible with any business system and can harvest structured and unstructured data from any data producing device. They service the following industries: Amusement, Hotels/Resorts, Gaming, Retail, Restaurants, Airports & Travel Plazas.

Media Contact: Chris Swanger, eConnect, Inc, 702-683-4766, [email protected]

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