Tucker, Albin and Associates Inc. earned a spot on the latest Inc. 5000 list published by Inc. magazine. The list honors growing privately held U.S. companies.
Based in Richardson, Texas, Tucker Albin is one of the nation's largest commercial debt collection firms. It placed #2,206 on the list. Over the last three years, the firm has seen 179% growth and the addition of more than 75 new employees. This year marks the second year in a row that Tucker Albin has been selected for the list after placing #618 last year.
Tucker Albin officials stated that the company's "unique approach to commercial collections, along with a strong management team guided by unwavering principles and a solid team of debt collectors, who all have a minimum of 15 years of experience, has proven to be a winning combination [for clients], with results consistently beating the national debt recovery rate by an astonishing 54%."
Tucker Albin promotes an open-door policy for employees, including flexible hours and fair compensation packages as well as support from a dedicated management team with the CEO and VP on the floor daily working with collectors, always willing to discuss, issues, recommendations and new ideas, according to a statement from the firm.
"We are extremely proud to be honored, once again, by the Inc. 5000 list," says Tucker Albin CEO Allen Humphris. "We are particularly grateful for our wonderful customers and our staff of exceptional performers and we are very excited about our rapid growth and continuing expansion into new markets."
The average company on the list achieved a three-year growth of 516%. The Inc. 5000s aggregate revenue is $211 billion, generating 505,000 jobs in the past three years. The complete list, including company profiles and an interactive database to sort by industry, region and other criteria, can be found through the magazines website.
Tucker Albin joins a few other accounts receivable management companies on the list this year including Fairport, N.Y.-based collection agency ConServe, ranked No. 2,128 on the list. Founded in 1985 as Continental Service Group Inc., ConServe provides accounts receivable management services in the higher education, government and commercial markets.
Autoscribe Corp., based in Gaithersburg, Md., ranked No. 3,262 on the list. Autoscribe is an affiliate member of ACA International, the largest association representing collection agencies and creditors.