Skip to main content
Group of CQ fluency's Diversity Champions Staff Holding Up Signs Spelling Out 'We Made The List Seven Years Running Thank You Inc 5000' and Inc 5000 logo

For The Seventh Consecutive Year, “Supplier Diversity Champion” CQ fluency Grows Rank Within The Annual Inc. 5000 List

7-Year Streak

HACKENSACK, NEW JERSEY August 21, 2020 – Inc. magazine announced that diversity champions, CQ fluency made the annual Inc. 5000 list for the seventh consecutive year. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy. Companies that made the list, on average, have grown six fold since 2016 while the overall economy grew 15 percent.

According to, nonstop reinvention is the hallmark of an Inc 5000 company and many organizations such as CQ fluency are examples of persevering against adversity.

Group of CQ fluency's Diversity Champions Staff Holding Up Signs Spelling Out 'We Made The List Seven Years Running Thank You Inc 5000' and Inc 5000 logo

“We are diverse, and our business is about diversity.  We are a Minority and Woman owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) and our culturally relevant translation services help improve the lives of underserved patient communities.  The adversity we’ve faced to accomplish our mission has fueled our ability to conquer any obstacle that comes our way.  We thrive on it. We celebrate it.”

CQ fluency focuses on the attitudes, beliefs and practices that affect patient journeys through the current healthcare ecosystem.  Their multilingual and multicultural advisory and support services can help accelerate driving diversity in clinical trials, addressing the multicultural dimensions of non-adherence and much more.  Their responsiveness and creativity to continue to serve their clients in the face of COVID-19 is another example of their agility and flexibility in the face of adversity.

“The companies on this year’s Inc. 5000 come from nearly every realm of business,” says Inc. editor-in-chief Scott Omelianuk. “From health and software to media and hospitality, the 2020 list proves that no matter the sector, incredible growth is based on the foundations of tenacity and opportunism.”

The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue was $209 billion in 2019, accounting for over 1 million jobs over the past three years.  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 The top 500 companies are also being featured in the September issue of Inc., available on newsstands this week.

CQ fluency

CQ fluency is a global company that offers a full suite of culturally relevant translation services for life sciences and health in over 170 languages. We are on a mission to improve lives– with subject matter experts who leverage their Cultural Intelligence (CQ) to blend meaning and feeling to cultivate real human connections.

We combine human expertise with customized technology to help organizations effectively communicate to an increasingly diverse domestic population and navigate the global marketplace. Our clients are companies such as Merck, Aetna, MetLife, CMS and NIH. More about CQ fluency can be found on our website at

CQ fluency
Inc Media

Inc Media

Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures, Inc. is the only major brand dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies, with the aim to deliver real solutions for today’s innovative company builders. Inc. took home the National Magazine Award for General Excellence in both 2014 and 2012. The total monthly audience reach for the brand has been growing significantly, from 2,000,000 in 2010 to more than 20,000,000 today. For more information, visit the inc website

The Inc. 5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. Started in 1982, this prestigious list has become the hallmark of entrepreneurial success. The Inc. 5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony is an annual event that celebrates the remarkable achievements of these companies. The event also offers informative workshops, celebrated keynote speakers, and evening functions.

Scroll Button