Market Overview Named to the 2018 Inc. 500 of Fastest Growing Private Companies in U.S., Moving to #351 on the List


For third year in a row, company named to Inc. 500 and second year
being named a top company in the Inc. 500 Insurance category

Today Inc. Magazine awarded
with the distinction of being named #351 to its 2018 Inc. 500 Fastest
Growing Private Companies in the U.S. list and #4 in the Insurance
category. This is the third straight year the company has ranked in the
top 500, a rare achievement for a start-up only in its third year of
eligibility for the prestigious honor. Only one in four companies make
the Inc. 500 three years in a row.

In 2016 was named to the list for the first time at
position #388. In 2017 the company shot up to #148. This is also the
third consecutive year that has ranked in both the Inc.
5000 and Inc. 500. In addition, is ranked a top 100
technology company by Deloitte. is a privately-owned search and comparison health
insurance shopping engine that connects consumers with its network of
licensed insurance brokers and insurance carriers. Since 2014 the
company has helped more than 3 million individuals shop and find a
health insurance plan.

In February 2018, completed the acquisition of Pivot
Health (
a fast-growing insurtech product development, management and marketing
company of short term health insurance, supplemental insurance and fixed
indemnity health plans.

"2017 was an important year for as we continued to grow
our core health insurance business, expanded our Medicare business, and
added some key new pieces to our team. The past year positioned us well
for the acquisition of Pivot Health in early 2018 as part of a broader
transition from a pure comparison business. We're proud to be recognized
for the substantial growth in our business, and excited for the
continued value we are providing to consumers," said Howard Yeh,
co-founder and chief executive officer of

"'s rapid growth indicates that consumers remain proactive
in researching and buying affordable healthcare options," Yeh concluded.

About is a
privately-owned search-and-compare health insurance shopping platform
that connects consumers with its network of licensed insurance brokers
and insurance carriers. The website's origins can be traced back to
2006, but launched as a new company in 2014 as a technology- and
data-driven platform to help the American consumer efficiently compare
health insurance costs and subsidies. currently serves
the individual health insurance market (including both ACA and non-ACA
plans) and the senior market with Medigap and Medicare Advantage
coverage options. In 2016, the company helped nearly 3 million people
find healthcare coverage. In February, 2018 the company acquired Pivot
in an all cash transaction. Pivot Health insurance plans are
available in most states. completed a Series A round in
October of 2014, raising $9.5 Million, led by PeopleFund and current and
former executives of The Priceline Group. The company has offices in New
York City, Miami, and Guatemala City. For more information, visit

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