October 2, 2020 | News | by REQ News | Advertising, Branding, Public Relations
REQ Named One of Washington DC’s Fastest Growing Companies by the Washington Business Journal
REQ, a leading digital marketing and brand management company, has been named to the Washington Business Journal’s (WBJ) annual list of the 75 Fastest Growing Companies in the Greater Washington, DC area. This year more than 2,000 privately-owned companies entered to be considered for this prestigious recognition. For this award, companies had to have a revenue total of at least $2 million in 2017 and at least $10 million in 2019. Companies will be ranked numerically during a virtual awards ceremony that will be held on October 21st.
“Being named one of Washington DC’s Fastest Growing Companies is a true testament to our team’s commitment to client retention and seamless integration,” said Tripp Donnelly, CEO of REQ. “Our company values and embraces innovation and creativity as we continue to build on our expertise and deliver value to our clients and partners spanning dozens of industries.”
REQ has grown both organically and through strategic acquisitions to provide a comprehensive suite of solutions that define, connect, and protect brands. Last year, REQ acquired and integrated SpeakerBox Communications, a strategic communications and public relations firm serving B2B and B2G technology leaders. In addition, REQ also acquired Internet Marketing Inc. (IMI), a performance marketing agency that worked with globally recognized companies and brands. In the past year alone, REQ has serviced more than 150 client programs internationally, and has expanded its talented team of strategists and marketing specialists to more than 130 employees.
Recently, REQ was ranked #3 on the Washington Business Journal’s 2020 list of Largest PR Agencies in the Washington, DC metro area. This ranking names the top-performing agencies of the region in the public relations industry based on revenue growth over the past year. CEO Tripp Donnelly was also named a 2020 Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) Entrepreneur Of The Year 2020 Mid-Atlantic Award finalist, a prestigious and sought-after national recognition for leading entrepreneurs of high-growth companies excelling in innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.