Ruby Receptionists is Fastest Growing Company in Oregon for Eighth Consecutive Year

Company Nearly Doubles Revenue in Two Years and Earns #60 Ranking From Portland Business Journal

PORTLAND, OR--(Marketwired - Jun 18, 2015) - Ruby Receptionists, the ambassador of first impressions for small businesses throughout North America, is honored to be recognized as Oregon's #60 fastest growing business according to the Portland Business Journal. Experiencing double-digit growth for 11 consecutive years, Ruby Receptionists has been named one of the Fastest Growing Private 100 Companies in Oregon for eight years running.

"Growth is an important part of the Ruby culture, so much so, it's one of our core values," said Jill Nelson, founder and CEO of Ruby Receptionists. "We are passionate about helping businesses grow by facilitating meaningful connections every day. Our bright and charming receptionists strive to foster relationships with every call, in turn creating loyal customers that keep business growing."

Founded in 2003, Ruby is the leader in providing personalized virtual receptionist services for small businesses nationwide, leveraging proprietary software to empower its staff to create meaningful connections with every call. With two offices in the Portland area, Ruby is dedicated to creating a positive, empowering workplace that enables staff to succeed from its Smile File to "Five at Five Sabbaticals," WOW Station and in-house fitness programs. In addition to being one of the fastest growing companies for eight straight years, Ruby is frequently recognized for its dynamic culture, world-class customer experience and sustainable business practices. Recent awards include FORTUNE magazine's #1 and #3 Best Small Company to Work for in the United States (2012-2014) and Oregon Business magazine's 100 Best Places to Work For (2010-2014).

Portland Business Journal named Ruby Receptionists as one of the Fastest Growing Private 100 Companies in Oregon based on its earnings, customer expansion and revenue growth. Expanding by 36 percent in 2014 alone, Ruby is growing by leaps and bounds, supporting thousands of businesses throughout North America. To expand its services, Ruby received a $38.8 million investment from Updata Partners earlier this year, which the company is now leveraging to accelerate, evolve and expand its proprietary software and highly personalized service offering for small businesses.

About Ruby Receptionists
Hearkening back to an era when every call at an office was answered by a friendly receptionist, Ruby Receptionists provides personalized live, virtual receptionist services to thousands of small businesses throughout North America. Ruby leverages proprietary technology combined with bright, charming receptionists who live five core values -- Foster Happiness, Practice WOWism, Create Community, Innovate and Grow -- to deliver its unique vision of customer experiences. Founded by Jill Nelson in 2003, Ruby Receptionists has gained national recognition for its success being named FORTUNE magazine's #1 and #3 Best Small Company to Work for in the U.S. in 2012, 2013 and 2014, one of 100 Best Companies to Work for in Oregon and one of Oregon's fastest growing companies for seven years. Learn more at

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