TUCSON, Ariz. (August 2008) — Inc. magazine has recognized Simpleview as 2008's second-fastest- growing, privately-held travel sector company in their Inc. 5000 business ranking issue. Growing 322.2% in the past year, Simpleview specializes in creating best-of-breed technology solutions and interactive marketing services for the DMO and CVB marketplace (DMOs and CVBs are official destination marketing organizations who represent the travel and tourism interests of cities, counties, regions and states).
The company was ranked the 1,163rd fastest-growing, privately-held company overall for 2008. "We are thrilled to make the Inc. 5000 list for the second year in a row," said Simplevie President Rich Reasons. "Although we are proud of our rapid growth and the Inc. magazine recognition, we are more pleased with the evolution of our products and services. We are the first and only company in our niche that offers an integrated approach and proven strategy to manage all facets of website technologies, destination management software, and interactive marketing initiatives."
With over 125 clients, Simpleview employs 50 people at their Tucson-based location, and their key products include simpleview CMS (content management solutions), simpleview CRM (customer relationship management) simpleview IMS (integrated marketing services), and their Destination Travel Network, an online ad -serving network that provides a vehicle for local and national advertisers who are interested in reaching the online travel demographic. Simpleview's diverse client list includes large, mid-size, and small destinations in the United States, Canada, and Mexico.
Simpleview credits their growth to their experience, products and customer service. The company is led by industry veterans that leverage their collective knowledge gained through 17 years of experience working with more than 125 DMOs —of all sizes and market types—to create the most lasting value for clients. Realizing that the value of Simpleview is not just technology and experience, but business results; they are also committed to precedent-setting personalized service, which has led to a 99% customer retention rate.
Simpleview provides forward-thinking destination marketing organizations and member-based associations with best-of-breed tools, technologies and interactive marketing services to build and maintain meaningful relationships with their members, customers, strategic partners, and industry stakeholders. Their unique approach combines fully integrated solutions including vibrant website design and development, powerful customer relationship management tools, compelling e-marketing strategies, and advanced reporting and analytics. The end result; dramatic increases in productivity, sales, online exposure, market effectiveness and reliable metrics and reporting to forecast sales, measure success, and quantify economic impact. Simpleview is a privately held and independently funded Arizona-based S-Corp serving more than 125 Destination Marketing Organizations and Associations throughout North America. For more information, visit www.simpleviewinc.com.