Globalization Partners Named One of The ‘Best Entrepreneurial Companies In America’

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BOSTON—December 20, 2017—Globalization Partners, a company that helps other companies expand internationally without establishing branch offices overseas, was recently recognized as one of the “Best Entrepreneurial Companies in America” by Entrepreneur magazines’ Entrepreneur360™ List, a premier study delivering the most comprehensive analysis of private companies in America. Based on this study, Globalization Partners, which finished at No. 32, is recognized as a well-rounded company that has mastered a balance of impact, innovation, growth and leadership.

“I am incredibly proud of this great honor,” says Globalization Partners Founder and CEO Nicole Sahin. “Our team has had to be incredibly entrepreneurial every step of the way to build a global legal platform that spans the globe and helps companies expand internationally without setting up foreign branch offices. I believe my team is comprised of some of the most innovative people in America, and this award is the perfect way to close out a banner year for Globalization Partners.”

“Our annual evaluation is a 360-degree analysis of top privately-held companies representing and serving a variety of industries,” explains Lisa Murray, Chief Insights Officer of Entrepreneur Media, Inc. “These businesses are real-world case studies for any entrepreneur who seeks to master the four pillars that can greatly impact the longevity and growth of their businesses. With the Entrepreneur 360, success is measured by achieving balance throughout the entire organization, predicated by revenue.”

Globalization Partners has experienced major growth. In the last two years, the company has twice achieved placement on the Inc. 5000, the foremost list of fastest-growing private businesses in the United States, finishing at No. 6 in 2016 and at No. 33 in 2017. In 2017, Globalization Partners was named the fastest-growing company in Massachusetts.

The company continues to gain recognition for its success in the Global PEO industry and beyond. In the past year, the company has been recognized with the following honors:

  • Global PEO of the Year in the 2017 Global Payroll Awards, beating out several top competitors
  • CEO Nicole Sahin named EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2017 in the New England region for excelling in innovation, financial performance, and a commitment to her business and community among other factors
  • The No. 1 spot on the Boston Business Journal’s Fast 50 list of the fastest-growing private companies in Massachusetts
  • Multiple American Business Awards including “Company of the year” and “Woman of the Year—Nicole Sahin”

Honorees were identified based on the results from a comprehensive study of independently-owned companies, using a proprietary algorithm and other advanced analytics. The algorithm was built on a balanced scorecard designed to measure four metrics reflecting major pillars of entrepreneurship—innovation, growth, leadership and impact.

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Globalization Partners eliminates the barriers to global business by empowering companies to quickly and easily operate abroad without needing to incorporate in over 170 countries. Leveraging both high-touch services and proprietary technology, Globalization Partners streamlines the employment of a global workforce on behalf of its clients, manages legalities and compliance issues, and takes on all of the associated risk. It counts Fortune 500 and high-growth startups among its client base, including General Dynamics, iRobot, Moz and Yelp.


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Andrea Dumont
VP Marketing