Inc. 500 | 5000 Ranks e-Cycle the Fifth Fastest Growing, Private Environmental Services Companies in the U.S

Mobile phone buyback, data protection and recycling company ranked in nation’s fastest growing, environmental services companies after achieving 558 percent growth

Hilliard, Ohio, August 24, 2011 – Inc. magazine ranked e-Cycle LLC the fifth fastest growing environmental services company in its 2011 Inc. 500 | 5000 list of privately held, for-profit companies in the U.S.

e-Cycle is the leading provider of wireless buyback, data deletion and recycling services for businesses and major organizations. The company achieved 558 percent business growth between 2007 and 2010 and created more than 75 green jobs at it’s Ohio headquarters and throughout the U.S. e-Cycle ranked the 587th fastest-growing company in the U.S. overall.

“The entire e-Cycle team is excited and proud to be one of the top five environmental services companies this year,” said Christopher Irion, founder and CEO of e-Cycle. “Our rapid growth is due to the passion and dedication of our employees, as well as the increasing commitment from enterprises to implement environmentally responsible wireless recycling programs. What sets 
e-Cycle apart is the ability to offer our clients sustainable e-waste asset recovery and recycling solutions that are environmentally beneficial, protects their sensitive mobile data, and profits their bottom line.”

About e-Cycle
e-Cycle helps organizations take a more responsible, secure and cost-effective approach to wireless recycling. The company collects wireless phones from businesses and major organizations, reimbursing them for devices that retain value and recycling all others at no charge through an ISO Certified, EPA-registered facility. The information on every phone is either deleted or destroyed through the industry’s most rigorous data security measures. e-Cycle is the market share leader among the Fortune 1000, serving financial institutions, manufacturers, healthcare organizations, government agencies, educational institutions, and technology companies, among others. Since its founding in 2005, e-Cycle has managed secure wireless buyback and recycling for nearly 7,000 organizations, purchasing millions of dollars of retired wireless phones and recycling more than one million devices.

e-Cycle is based in Hilliard, Ohio. Please visit www.e-Cycle.com.

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