Plex Recognized for Growth and Leadership

Press Release

Named to JMP Securities Hot 100 Private Software Companies

Named to Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies

TROY, MICH., August 27, 2014 – Plex, the leader in cloud-based ERP for the manufacturing enterprise, continues to garner honors and recognition for growth, leadership and innovation. Plex has been named to JMP Securities 2014 ‘Hot 100’ list of the Best Privately Held Software Companies. Plex has also been named to the Inc. 5000, as one of the fastest growing private companies in the U.S.

The JMP Hot 100

The list highlights some of the best private companies in the software industry as identified by the research team at JMP Securities, a full-service San Francisco-based investment bank. The firm compiles its annual Hot 100 list based on financial growth, products and services, quality of leadership, customers and market potential.

The Inc. 5000

The 33rd annual Inc. 500|5000 is an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs. Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto VenturesInc. is the only major brand dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies, with the aim to deliver real solutions for today's innovative company builders.

About Plex

Plex is the Manufacturing Cloud, delivering industry-leading ERP and manufacturing automation to nearly 400 companies across industries including aerospace and defense, food and beverage and motor vehicles.  Plex pioneered Cloud solutions for the shop floor, connecting suppliers, machines, people, systems and customers with capabilities that are easy to configure, deliver continuous innovation, and reduce IT costs.  With insight that starts on the production line, Plex helps companies see and understand every aspect of their business ecosystem, enabling them to lead in an ever-changing market. Learn more at


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Katy Teer, Plex
(248) 393-4101