CynergisTek Ranks in Top 20% on Inc. Magazine’s 34th Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies

Healthcare IT Privacy & Security Firm Ranks No. 941 on the 2015 Inc. 5000 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 472%


Austin, TX – August 13, 2015 — CynergisTek™, an authority in health information security and privacy, today announced that Inc. Magazine ranked the company No. 941 on the 34th annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. CynergisTek is ranked for the second year in a row, rising to the top 20 percent, from No. 2252 in 2014.

“We are honored to be ranked on the Inc. 5000 once again this year, and to jump over 1,300 spots is especially rewarding for our hardworking team,” said Dr. Michael Mathews, CynergisTek COO. “The prevalence of data breaches and stricter regulation in the healthcare industry has shone a spotlight on the importance of effective privacy and information security. There is a need for the outsourced support and expert guidance we provide, which is best demonstrated by our continued growth.”

CynergisTek is ranked among the top 15 companies in the security industry, and of those, is the only one completely service-based. CynergisTek’s core competencies are enhanced through strategic relationships with best-in-class partners in areas including data loss prevention, log data management and application security, to deliver trusted expert resources to all of its clients.

“The story of this year’s Inc. 5000 is the story of great leadership. In an incredibly competitive business landscape, it takes something extraordinary to take your company to the top,” says Inc. President and Editor-In-Chief Eric Schurenberg. “You have to remember that the average company on the Inc. 5000 grew nearly six-fold since 2012. Business owners don’t achieve that kind of success by accident.”

The annual Inc. 5000 event honoring all the companies on the list will be held from October 21 through 23, 2015 in Orlando. Speakers include some of the greatest entrepreneurs of this and past generations, such as Marcus Lemonis, host of the CNBC show “The Profit,” Robert Herjavec, one of the main “sharks” on ABC-TV’s “Shark Tank,” KIND Founder and CEO Daniel Lubetzky, and Co-Founder of, JJ Ramberg.

Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at

About CynergisTek
CynergisTek is a top-ranked information security and privacy consulting firm. The company offers solutions to help organizations measure security and privacy programs against regulatory requirements and assists in developing risk management best practices. Since 2003 the company has served as a partner to hundreds in the healthcare industry. CynergisTek is also dedicated to supporting and educating the industry by contributing to relevant associations such as HIMSS, AHIMA, HFMA, HCCA, AHIA, AHLA, IAPP and CHIME. CynergisTek was recognized by KLAS®, as one of three firms provider organizations turn to most for privacy and security assistance in its groundbreaking report released in May 2014, entitled “Security and Privacy Perception 2014: High Stakes, Big Challenges.” For more information visit, call 512.402.8550 or email [email protected].