Ian Jackson is the CEO of Enshored (www.enshored.com). Enshored is an outsourcing firm purpose-built to solve the challenges related to scaling disruptive, high growth businesses, delivering proven results by employing our unique agile operating framework and the most highly skilled associates in the industry
Ian’s role at Enshored sees him drive client acquisition efforts as well as providing direction and oversight to Enshored’s operational leadership.
Inc. magazine today revealed that Enshored is No. 56 on its inaugural Inc. 5000 Series: California list, the most prestigious ranking of the fastest-growing California-based private companies. Born of the annual Inc. 5000 franchise, this regional list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the California economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses.
Following the money? Make your first stop California. Home to some of the most prominent U.S. venture capital firms, California attracts 47 percent of venture dollars, according to Pitchbook. But that’s just part of the story. To gauge the dynamics powering the state’s hottest private companies, Inc. crunched their numbers between 2016 and 2018. Here’s a look what’s driving California’s fast-growth businesses: What they do, where they do it, and how they contribute to the state’s economy in the process.
Inc.‘s first annual ranking of America’s top businesses in California is here. The fastest-growing private companies–representing cities from San Diego to Sacramento–saw their combined total revenues climb 168 percent to a collective $5.5 billion between 2016 and 2018. Their 2018 revenue ranged from $1 million to $393 million. And they are also job creators, adding 26,000 to California payrolls.
Ian first graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 1993 with a Sociology degree and no clear idea of what to do. Falling by chance into a job as a librarian and general assistant for a small financial publication, Ian became fascinated with finance, markets, and companies, sparking the drive and desire for self-improvement that saw him start a rapid growth upwards through the business side of a raft of Fintech companies.
“Opening our third office in Manila will make sure we can keep up with the growth coming both from existing and new clients.”
Enshored is excited to announce the opening of its third operations center in Ortigas, Metro Manila, in The Philippines. Enshored has signed another lease for over 8000 Sq Ft of space in the JMT building on ADB Avenue. The newest office will start operating by the end of January 2020.
Career site Comparably released its annual ranking on the 50 best companies for workers of color. Non-white workers took an in-house survey that inquired about pay equity, support from leadership, and company culture.
Major companies that made the list included Google, Facebook, Southwest Airlines, and Starbucks. Small tech companies, like development platform Github and marketing software firm HubSpot were also included.
Here are the 50 best companies for people of color (in alphabetical order).
The winners of Comparably’s 3rdAnnual Best Companies for Diversity Awards received the highest ratings by diverse employees of color(non-Caucasian) who provided anonymous feedback about their employers on Comparably.com within the past year.
The award winners are listed in alphabetical order and segmented into two lists: Top 50 Large companies (more than 500 employees) and Top 50 Small/Mid-Size companies (less than 500 employees).
Since 2014, Enshored has made a mission to service clients with customer support, back office support, content moderation, and marketing techniques, all to help clients in the most efficient way possible. Our team provides customer support paired with research to make our client’s business with their productivity and workflows.
This year, our dedication has earned us a spot on Clutch’s 2019 Global Leader list for our BPO services and outstanding customer support we’ve provided them. Clutch, the B2B ratings and review platform, looked at each company on their site to identify the companies who are currently making the biggest impact for their clients. We’re proud that this methodology has highlighted Enshored and our services.
WASHINGTON, DC – December 5, 2019 – Clutch named 180 companies as Global Leaders for the business services industry today. Clutch is the leading B2B ratings and reviews platform and is headquartered in downtown Washington, D.C.