Parata Systems Makes Grant Thornton North Carolina 100® For Fifth Consecutive Year

Durham, N.C. — Oct. 27, 2015 — Parata Systems, the leading provider of pharmacy technology solutions to support business growth, better health outcomes and lower medical costs, has received a 2015 Grant Thornton North Carolina 100® award. This exclusive ranking identifies and celebrates the successes of dynamic, privately-held businesses in North Carolina.

“We are honored by our fifth consecutive appearance on the NC100 list,” said DJ Dougherty, CEO, Parata. “Through the dedication of our employees and close partnership with our customers, we continue to succeed in building a more sustainable, predictable, and profitable business — 2015 is forecasted to be our most profitable year yet.”

Parata is a brand trusted by more than 12,000 pharmacies. The company continues to advance as an industry leader, driven by relentless commitment to innovation and excellent customer service.

About the Grant Thornton North Carolina 100® Awards

Since 1984, the Grant Thornton North Carolina 100® (NC100) has ranked the state’s largest private companies. Inclusion in the NC100 is voluntary, and rankings are based on revenue in the most recent fiscal year. To be considered, companies must be headquartered in North Carolina, may not be a subsidiary of another company and cannot have publicly traded stock. Nonprofit, financial-services and health-care companies are excluded from the ranking, however, companies owned by private equity are allowed.

This exclusive award identifies and celebrates the successes of dynamic privately-held businesses that have unlocked their potential for growth. Nominations for the award were received between August 17 and September 15. Survey results are published in the October issue of Business North Carolina magazine. For more information, visit GrantThornton.com/NC100.

About Parata Systems

Parata provides pharmacy technology solutions that support business growth, better health outcomes, and lower medical costs. Founded in 2001, the Durham-based company is a brand trusted by more than 12,000 pharmacies and a growing number of global health care professionals serving diverse patient populations. Parata technology has filled more than 2.5 billion prescriptions, helping pharmacists avoid an estimated 15 million medication errors. For more information, visit parata.com, contact us at info@parata.com or 888-PARATA1, and connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.