Ledge Lounger Ranks No. 914 on the 2018 Inc. 5000
NEW YORK, August 15, 2018 – Inc. Magazine today ranked Ledge Lounger® number 914 on the 2018 Inc. 5000. For the second year in a row, Ledge Lounger is ranked as one of the fastest growing private companies within the American economy. Other companies such as PopSockets, Favor, Chobani, Vizio and, Yeti have gained national exposure by being ranked, over the years, on the Inc. 5000.
Ledge Lounger debuted on last year’s Inc. 500 as number 420. Being named on this prestigious list twice in a row is an honor that most businesses can only dream of, and shows that Ledge Lounger has presented itself as a hallmark of entrepreneurial success. The Inc. 5000 is ranked on percentage revenue growth from 2014 to 2017, and the winners have set the bar very high. Only a fraction of those who have made the cut applied over the years for the Inc. 5000 have made the list more than once.
Ledge Lounger is an in-pool and outdoor furniture company that was founded in 2011 by Christopher Anderson. This Houston, Texas-based company is known for designing outdoor furniture and accessories, made out of high-quality materials that withstand the sun, weather and, chemicals of the outdoor and pool environments. Since the reveal of last years Inc. 5000, Ledge Lounger has expanded its luxury brand to include 40 new products that are used in a diverse amount of environments and spaces.
Ledge Lounger was originally known for the success of their trademark in-pool furniture that can be seen complimenting tanning ledges in pools across the world, now they have expanded to include products for the areas surrounding the pool and for the entire outdoor space. Their main addition was in November of 2017, when a new line of patio furniture, The Mainstay Collection, was added to their product line. The collection of on-deck products include chaises, sectionals, Adirondacks and outdoor dining options that completely transform the outdoor space. All of their new products are made out of high-quality materials and continue to showcase their sleek and style. Ledge Lounger is staying true to their eye-catching style and continues to make additions to enhance their product line to create the ultimate outdoor experience for their customers.
The Ledge Lounger team consists of 35 employees, which grew from 5 employees in early 2017. This continued growth is not only increasing the companies size but adding a diverse amount of skills and education to elevate its expertise as an outdoor, lifestyle brand. President and Founder Christopher Anderson says, “We have expanded our team, diversified our product line, focused on innovation, and are forecasting above market paced growth for the 2019 season.” With the trajectory that Ledge Lounger has shown since it was founded seven years ago, and with the promise of future growth, it is exciting to see what this fast-growing private company will accomplish by the time it reaches it’s 10 year anniversary in 2021.