NEW YORK, NEW YORK, Aug. 15, 2018 – HAP Investments LLC, an international, full-service real estate development company headquartered in New York City, today announced that the firm has been included in the 37th annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses. For the third time, HAP Investments has appeared on the Inc. 5000, ranking at number 4130 this year.

 “Being part of Inc. 5000′s list of the fastest-growing private companies in America once again puts HAP Investments in a group with other amazing organizations,” says Eran Polack, CEO and Co-founder of HAP Investments. “Our team of seasoned professionals are passionate and fiercely committed to the success of every one of our real estate development projects, and this has helped propel HAP Investments over the last several years. I am extremely proud of our team and this recognition, and I look forward to the company’s continued growth in the future.”

The companies on the 2018 Inc. 5000 achieved an astounding three-year average growth of 538.2 percent, and a median rate of 171.8 percent. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue was $206.1 billion in 2017, accounting for 664,095 jobs over the past three years. Complete results of the Inc. 5000 list can be found at www.inc.com/inc5000.

The 2018 Inc. 5000 methodology ranks according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2014 and 2018. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2014. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2017. The minimum revenue required for 2014 is $100,000; the minimum for 2017 is $2 million.

“If your company is on the Inc. 5000, it’s unparalleled recognition of your years of hard work and sacrifice,” says Inc. editor in chief James Ledbetter. “The lines of business may come and go, or come and stay. What doesn’t change is the way entrepreneurs create and accelerate the forces that shape our lives.”