WEST MONROE, La. – For the fifth consecutive year, Coast Professional, Inc. (Coast) is included on Inc. Magazine’s 500/5000 list of America’s fastest growing companies. Based on the company’s revenue growth, Coast was ranked #1967 out of 5,000 enterprises. Coast has demonstrated continued revenue growth over the past decade, and remains focused on regulatory compliance and the ethical and professional treatment of consumers. By far, the largest contributor to Coast’s remarkable span of rankings is the revenue growth of 189% over three years, placing Coast among the top private businesses in the nation.
On this same list, Coast was named as the 14th fastest growing private company in the State of Louisiana and has been awarded the prestigious Honor Roll designation, which is presented to five-time Inc. 5000 honorees. Consistently ranking on the Inc. 5000 list as a financial services company requires dedication to compliance with federal, state, and local laws and regulations, as well as an established reputation of providing outstanding service to consumers.
Brian Davis, CEO / Co-Chairman of the Board commented on this achievement. “We are honored to have made the Inc. 5000 list five years in a row,” said Mr. Davis. “Coast’s consistent growth is a direct result of our amazing team’s dedication to excellence; there is an absolute correlation between employee happiness and outstanding success. I want to thank our staff and recognize that our combined efforts have created this achievement.”
“Our name on the Inc. 5000 list is proof that we are on the right path,” said Everett Stagg, CFO / Co-Chairman of the Board. “After being on the list for five consecutive years, this has become a growth objective that we look to continually achieve. Coast has created a company culture that is devoted to success and compliance at every level of our organization, and it is incredible to see that passion and commitment rewarded.”
With nearly 400 employees, Coast has seen substantial company growth and success through the opening of additional office space in New York, to the hiring of 285 employees in the past year. Further, Coast’s dedication to the local community and the advancement of the company’s staff is exemplified by the employee and company donations of more than $100,000 to local and national charities in the past three years and by being named as one of the Best Places to Work in Collections by insideARM.com and Best Companies Group two years in a row. Coast’s forward progress is an indication of the company’s underlying philosophy; the strict professionalism of its team and compliance to regulations are the standards for success. The company looks forward to continued growth, with future plans of facility expansion and the need for even more staff. For information regarding current job openings, please visit Coast’s careers website at www.bonuscheck.net.
About Coast Professional, Inc.:
Coast Professional, Inc. is an accounts receivable management company, dedicated to the respectful and ethical collection of higher education and government debt and provides professional collection services to over 200 campus based colleges and universities, guaranty agencies, and has consistently ranked as a number one Private Collection Agency for the United States Department of Education. Since 1976, Coast has worked closely with clients to increase recoveries by assisting consumers in resolving their financial obligations. Coast’s success is exemplified by exceptional recoveries, superior service, and dedication to the highest levels of compliance.