Inc. Magazine Names Accela to the 2017 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America List for Second Consecutive Year

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Worldwide leader in SaaS government solutions honored for three-year sales growth

SAN RAMON, Calif. – August 16, 2017 – Inc. Magazine today announced that Accela, the leading provider of cloud-based productivity and civic engagement solutions for government, ranked on its 36th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within America’s independent small business segment.

“Being named to the Inc. 5000 for the second year in a row is a great testament to Accela’s continued leadership position in providing solutions that drive efficiency and better citizen engagement to governments of all sizes,” said Ed Daihl, CEO of Accela. “We look forward to continuing on our growth trajectory to provide government agencies – both in the US and abroad – with technology that will make doing business with government easy, transparent and more cost-effective.”

The 2017 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2013 to 2016. Reflected in Accela’s last fiscal year ending June 2017, 80% of Accela’s new customers adopted SaaS solutions to streamline processes and offer field workers, office staff and constituents a more seamless and efficient way to transact.

Complete results of the Inc. 5000 can be found at

About Accela

Accela provides a platform of cloud-based productivity and civic engagement software to governments of all sizes worldwide. The Accela Civic Platform includes cost-effective solutions to manage critical enterprise functions and mobile apps to foster greater citizen engagement. From asset, land and legislative management to licensing, finance, environmental health and more, Accela’s software drives efficiency for more than 2,000 governments worldwide. More than 80% of America’s 50 largest cities have implemented at least one of Accela’s many solutions. In 2017, the Company was named to Government Technology’s GovTech100 for the second straight year and listed as a Top 50 Private Company in the East Bay by SF Business Times. Accela is headquartered in San Ramon, California, with offices in Portland, Salt Lake City, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Amman, Melbourne and Wellington, New Zealand. For more information, visit

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