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Engage PEO Recognized on Inc. Magazine’s ‘Honor Roll’ as One of the Fastest-Growing Private Companies in the U.S. for Sixth Consecutive Year

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. – Aug. 17, 2021 – Inc. Magazine today announced that Engage PEO has once again, for the sixth consecutive year, been named as one of the 5,000 fastest growing companies in the nation. The annual Inc. 5,000 list is the most prestigious ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment-its independent small businesses.

“The past 18 months have been some of the most tumultuous for American businesses and their employees, and we’ve been laser focused on our mission to help clients navigate the changing HR landscape,” said Jay Starkman, CEO of Engage PEO. “That makes this year’s award particularly meaningful as it validates the hard work of the entire Engage team and everything they do to deliver service that is beyond expectations.”

Earlier this year, Engage PEO also was named one of the fastest-growing Florida-based private companies on Inc. Magazine’s inaugural Inc. 5000 Series: Florida.

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“The 2021 Inc. 5000 list feels like one of the most important rosters of companies ever compiled,” says Scott Omelianuk, editor-in-chief of Inc. “Building one of the fastest-growing companies in America in any year is a remarkable achievement. Building one in the crisis we’ve lived through is just plain amazing. This kind of accomplishment comes with hard work, smart pivots, great leadership, and the help of a whole lot of people.”

About Engage PEO

Engage PEO delivers comprehensive HR solutions to small and mid-sized businesses nationwide, sharpening their competitive advantage. Comprised of the industry’s most respected veteran professional employer organization executives, certified HR professionals and attorneys, Engage PEO provides hands-on, expert HR services and counsel to help clients minimize cost and maximize efficiency for stronger business performance.  The company’s superior service offering includes a full range of payroll technology and tax administration, employer compliance, health and workers’ compensation insurance products, advanced technology, and risk management services part of an extensive suite of HR services. Engage PEO was among the first PEOs awarded the Certified Professional Employer Organization (CPEO) designation by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), ensuring greater benefits for small and mid-sized businesses such as tax advantages and financial protections. Engage PEO is also accredited by the Employer Services Assurance Corporation. Engage PEO was named to Inc. magazine’s list of the 5000 fastest growing companies every year since 2016. For more information on Engage PEO, visit