e-Cycle Ranked 14th among Central Ohio’s 50 Fastest Growing Companies by Columbus Business First
Recycler of used cell phones recognized after achieving significant revenue growth and creating green jobs
Hilliard, Ohio, October 21, 2010 – e-Cycle (www.e-Cycle.com) has been named the 14th fastest growing company in central Ohio by Columbus Business First on the publication’s annual Fast 50 list which recognizes top performing businesses over the last three years. A leading provider of cell phone buyback and recycling, Columbus-based e-Cycle was named to the list after growing its revenue by more than 400 percent since 2006. This year’s winners and final rankings were revealed at the 15th Annual Fast 50 Luncheon and Awards ceremony on October 20th.
“We are honored to be acknowledged for our contribution to the Columbus economy,” said Christopher Irion, founder and chief executive officer of e-Cycle. “We look forward to continuing our growth in 2011 and helping our clients grow their revenue by selling and recycling their out-of-use business cell phones in a secure manner.”
Fast 50 nominees must be headquartered in Central Ohio and be privately held, for-profit companies that have accrued at least $1 million in revenue per year over the last three years.
e-Cycle helps organizations take a more responsible, secure and cost-effective approach to wireless recycling, answering the question, “Who will buy my used cell phones?” e-Cycle buys business cell phones that retain value and recycles all others at no charge through an EPA-registered facility. The information on every phone is either deleted or destroyed through the industry’s most rigorous mobile phone data security measures. e-Cycle is the market share leader among the Fortune 1000, serving financial institutions, manufacturers, healthcare organizations, wireless and telecommunications providers, transportation companies, educational institutions, and public-sector agencies, among others. Since its founding in 2005, e-Cycle has managed secure cell phone buyback and recycling for more than 5,000 organizations, purchasing millions of dollars of retired mobile phones and recycling more than one million devices. e-Cycle is based in Hilliard, Ohio. Please visit www.e-Cycle.com or contact us at gogreen@e-Cycle.com or (877) 215-5255.