ipDatatel, LLC, a provider of cellular and Internet-based smart alarm communications and automation control devices has been named the No. 9 fastest growing private company on the Houston Business Journal’s 2016 Fast 100 List. 

The Fast 100 List recognizes the fastest-growing private companies headquartered in the Houston area, with ranking criteria based on two-year revenue growth between 2013 and 2015. Companies must be Houston based, earning at least $1 million in revenue (FY2015), for-profit and privately held.    

ipDatatel has 42 employees and posted earnings representing 216.83 percent growth from 2013. This is the fourth straight year ipDatatel has earned a spot on the list, placing third last year, fourth in 2014, and eighth in 2013.  

Kurt Burr, vice president of business development at ipDatatel said, “Everyone at ipDatatel is so proud to be named, once again, to the Houston Business Journal’s Fast 100 List. Our growth is driven by our innovative and industry-leading technology, as well as our hard working team of dedicated security professionals.”

ipDatatel CEO Russell Vail said, “Being named to the Houston Business Journal’s Fast 100 List, and making the top 10 for the fourth straight year is exciting news for our entire team. Recognition such as this will continue to drive the entire ipDatatel team towards continued and sustained growth.”