Los Angeles, CA, August 21, 2014 – Clean Energy Experts, the leading customer acquisition platform and solar leads provider for the US solar energy industry, today announced that it has been named to the 2014 Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. Ranked number 79 overall, Clean Energy Experts was honored for offering a scalable lead generation, qualification and distribution platform that drives down customer acquisition costs, organizes compliance and enables sales growth.
“It is an incredible honor to be named to the Inc. 500|5000 list,” said Dr. Beau Peelle, Clean Energy Experts co-Founder and President. “Over the past few years, Clean Energy Experts has experienced substantial growth which couldn’t have been possible without our dedicated colleagues and partners. This honor not only recognizes the need solar and home improvement companies have for better customer acquisition approaches, but validates the power and innovation offered by our platform.”
Between 2010 and 2013, Clean Energy Experts grew by 4,064%, increasing revenues from $145,505 to over $6 million. Since 2010, the company has achieved positive revenue growth quarter over quarter, attracting new partners, growing staff and investing in processes to meet consistent demand for a best-in-class customer acquisition platform and lead flow. Among Inc. 500|5000 honorees, Clean Energy Experts was ranked number 7 for “Los Angeles Metro Area,” number 15 for “Top 100 California Companies” and number 9 for “Top 100 Advertising & Marketing Companies.”
Recent growth milestones in Clean Energy Experts’ business include:
- Over $250 Million in sales by Clean Energy Experts supported partners since 2010
- Over 1000 partners served by Clean Energy Experts customer acquisition platform
- Over 1 Million customer leads processed since 2010
- Awarded a U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative grant
- First consumer website launched January 2010
“Our mission has always been to accelerate the adoption of solar and home improvement products by reducing customer acquisition costs and helping partners run and grow their businesses more profitably,” added Eren Omer Atesmen, also co-Founder and President. “Clean Energy Experts has experienced tremendous growth and success in such a short period simply because we have remained so dedicated to this mission and to our partners.”
The 2014 Inc. 500|5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2010 to 2013. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2010, and have revenue no less than $2 million in 2012. Additionally, companies have to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent.
2014 Inc. 500|5000 winners will be honored at the 33rd Annual Inc. 500|5000 Conference and Awards Ceremony on October 15-17 in Phoenix, Az. To see the full list of winners, please visit http://www.inc.com/inc5000/list.
About Clean Energy Experts
Clean Energy Experts is the leading customer acquisition platform and solar leads provider in the United States. Clean Energy Experts fuels the growth of solar and home services companies by providing pre-qualified solar leads in our pay-per-lead bid marketplace, multi-channel direct marketing, and customer acquisition and compliance software. Our proprietary platform enables clients to better control acquisition costs and optimize return-on-investment. Consumers learn about solar and home improvements for free on our portfolio of websites including www.SolarAmerica.org and by contacting our U.S. call center. To learn how Clean Energy Experts can help grow your business profitably, visit www.CleanEnergyExperts.com or call 888-630-6690.