Evaluated on innovation, growth, leadership and impact, Student Loan Hero ranked no. 48 out of 360 of the leading small companies today
New York, NY, October 27, 2016 — Leading financial education company Student Loan Hero recently took a top-50 spot in Entrepreneur magazine’s Entrepreneur 360™ List as one of the “Best Entrepreneurial Companies in America.”
The list is the most comprehensive analysis of private companies in America. Based on this study forged by Entrepreneur, Student Loan Hero is recognized as a well-rounded company that has mastered a balance of impact, innovation, growth and leadership.
“It’s a great feeling to be included on their list,” states Andrew Josuweit, CEO of Student Loan Hero. “As a bootstrapped company, it has been a long journey to get here, and we couldn’t be more excited for what the future holds. I’m so proud of how our team approaches culture, product innovation, and financial health.”
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.
“Our annual evaluation offers a 360-degree analysis of the current private-business landscape,” explains Lisa Murray, Chief Insights Officer of Entrepreneur Media, Inc. “Top performers are determined by how well-rounded they are in these four key operative areas. Entrepreneurship is a complex endeavor—this listing recognizes those who have mastered the challenge and are thriving this year.”
For additional details on the Entrepreneur 360 List and the companies recognized, visit: entrepreneur.com/360companies.
About Student Loan Hero
Student Loan Hero combines easy-to-use tools with financial education to help the millions of Americans living with student loan debt manage and pay off their loans. Student Loan Hero has helped more than 100,000 borrowers manage and eliminate over $2 billion in student loan debt since 2012 and assists over one million people in becoming more financially healthy every year.
Student Loan Hero offers both current and former students free loan calculators, as well as unbiased, personalized advice and repayment plans through an easy-to-use online dashboard.
Founded in 2012 by CEO Andrew Josuweit, who himself had over $100,000 in student loans, Student Loan Hero operates on the belief that all loan help and recommendations should come with honesty and no hidden agenda.
Student Loan Hero has offices in New York, Austin, and Portland. For more information, visit https://studentloanhero.com.
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