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OtterBox Honored as Fastest Growing Company

FORT COLLINS, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Protective solution provider OtterBox® once again topped the ranking of fastest growing private companies in Northern Colorado. OtterBox was recognized at the Mercury 100 event in Fort Collins, Colo., as No. 1 for revenue growth on the list of the region’s largest companies.

“It’s an honor to be recognized again this year and to see so many of our local business partners recognized as well,” said OtterBox President and CEO Brian Thomas. “For us, it’s about creating jobs in Northern Colorado and creating a positive legacy in the community.”

The Mercury 100, presented by the Northern Colorado Business Report, honors privately held companies in Larimer and Weld counties that have experienced high rates of revenue growth. The 14th annual Mercury 100 was presented in five flights of 20 companies each, categorized by size based on revenue.

OtterBox experienced 238 percent growth from 2010 to 2012, and is the largest company in the rankings. It has been recognized on the ranking every year since 2009 and was No. 1 in 2012 as well. The company employs more than 600 in Northern Colorado and 650 globally.

About OtterBox:
Built upon fundamentals of hard work, innovation and perseverance, OtterBox is a leader in the production of premier protective solutions for global handheld manufacturers, wireless carriers and distributors. Incorporating creativity and cutting-edge design into every product, OtterBox creates sleek and durable cases and other protective solutions that offer reliable device protection to complement any lifestyle.

OtterBox was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Fort Collins, Colo. In 2010 OtterBox established an EMEA headquarters in Ireland and in 2011 an APAC headquarters in Hong Kong.

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