NEW YORK, August 12, 2009 – Inc. today ranked Clary Business Machines Co. at No. 940 on its annual ranking of the 5000 fastest-growing private companies in the country. The list is the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy – America's independent-minded entrepreneurs. Taken as a whole, these companies represent the backbone of the U.S. economy.

"Savvy trend spotters and those who invest in private companies know that the Inc. 5000 is the best place to find out about young companies that are achieving success through a wide variety of unprecedented business models, as well as older private companies that are still expanding at an impressive rate," said Inc. 5000 project manager Jim Melloan. "That's why our list is so eagerly anticipated every year."

Clary Business Machines Co has been in business since 1954 providing technology solutions to corporations, government and educational institutes. It has quickly expanded from local to national markets with revenues exceeding $11 million in 2008. Today, with a customer base of over 25,000 corporate, educational and government accounts, Clary has become a trust worthy provider of state-of-the-art end-to-end technology solutions to improve operational efficiencies while simultaneously reducing costs for the customers. Clary has diversified its product offering to ensure that its customers have a one-stop solution to all their business needs, be they hi-tech video conferencing systems, interactive learning tools, 3rd generation telecom solutions, document management systems or high quality office furniture.

Clary's vision for serving its customers focuses on "quality" and "responsiveness". From installing an interactive whiteboard at Los Angeles Unified School District to revamping the video communications systems of National Geographic, Clary Business Machines has been exceeding customer expectations on all projects irrespective of size and scope. Building on a highly motivated team, one-third of the company's employees have been with the company for more than a decade. It is also noteworthy that Clary Business Machines offers used equipment to non-profit organizations in San Diego.

The 5000 companies that made the list reported aggregate revenue of $214 billion in 2008, up nearly 16 percent from the previous year and median three-year growth of 126 percent. Most important, the 2009 Inc. 5000 companies were engines of job growth, having created more than 1 million jobs since those companies were founded. Complete results of the Inc. 5000, with a list of the fastest-growing companies and their profiles can be found at