Worksighted Ranks No. 2017 on the 2012 Inc. 500|5000 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 132%
HOLLAND, Mich., Aug 21, 2012 – Inc. magazine today ranked Worksighted NO. 2017 on its sixth annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs.
“I am honored to see Worksighted among such an elite group of companies,” said Mat Nguyen, President of Worksighted. “Our team continues to work hard, focusing on quality and innovative technology support solutions for businesses. That focus is the foundation of our growth over the last three years and will continue to be our focus into the future.”
Worksighted was recently recognized as a Michigan 50 Companies to Watch, Holland Area Chamber of Commerce Small Business Persons of the Year, 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For, and CRN Next-Gen 250 list.
In a stagnant economic environment, median growth rate of 2012 Inc. 500|5000 companies remains an impressive 97 percent. The companies on this year’s list report having created over 400,000 jobs in the past three years, and aggregate revenue among the honorees reached $299 billion.
Worksighted is ranked #2017 and can be viewed online at: inc.com/inc5000/profile/worksighted. 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 inc.com/inc5000/list/2012.
“Now, more than ever, we depend on Inc. 500/5000 companies to spur innovation, provide jobs, and drive the economy forward. Growth companies, not large corporations, are where the action is,” says Inc. Editor Eric Schurenberg.
Worksighted specializes in Microsoft, Cisco and VMware solutions providing refreshing IT support and management solutions to businesses seeking a valuable IT partner. The company was founded in 2000 by Mike Harris and Mat Nguyen and has maintained consistent growth every year. Worksighted has won numerous awards from within the industry as well as the West Michigan area for its community leadership. The company currently employs 20 and is headquartered in Holland, Michigan
The 2012 Inc. 500|5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2008 to 2011. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2008. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2011. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2008 is $100,000; the minimum for 2011 is $2 million. As always, Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants for subjective reasons. Companies on the Inc. 500 are featured in Inc.’s September issue. They represent the top tier of the Inc. 5000, which can be found at inc.com/inc5000/list/2012.
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