Inc. Magazine Unveils 33rd Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies - the Inc. 5000
CENTROID Ranks No. 2977 on the 2014 Inc. 5000 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 121%
TROY, Michigan, September 9, 2014 – CENTROID, a national technology firm and provider of Consulting, Managed Services, Cloud Services and Resell of Oracle products announced today that Inc.magazine ranked CENTROID at NO. 2977 on its 33rd 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. Companies such as Yelp, Pandora, Timberland, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, LinkedIn, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained early exposure as members of the Inc. 500|5000.
"We are honored to be recognized by Inc. as one of America's fastest growing private companies," said Scott Morrell, CEO/Managing Partner of Centroid." Centroid has experienced tremendous growth and success over the past few years and this is attributable to the dedication of our incredibly talented team of creative and technology professionals, and our commitment to quality throughout every phase of each customer engagement. I know for a fact that our services and our people truly set us apart, and The Inc. 500 list serves to confirm our continued success and incredible future ahead."
The 2014 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at Inc.com and with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc. (available on newsstands August 20 to November 30), is the most competitive crop in the list’s history. The average company on the list achieved a mind-boggling three-year growth of 516%. The Inc. 5000’ s aggregate revenue is $211 billion, generating 505,000 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 www.inc.com/inc5000.
"What surprises me, even though I know it’s coming, is the sheer variety of the paths our entrepreneurs take to success, thematically reflecting how our economy has evolved,” says Inc. President and Editor-In-Chief Eric Schurenberg. “This year there are far more social media and far fewer computer hardware businesses than there were, say, six years ago. But what doesn’t change is the fearsome creativity unleashed by American entrepreneurship.”
The annual Inc. 5000 event honoring all the companies on the list will be held from October 15 through 17, 2014 in Phoenix. Speakers include some of the greatest entrepreneurs of this and past generations, such as Michael Dell, Martha Stewart, host of the CNBC show “The Profit” Marcus Lemonis, Container Store Founder and CEO Kip Tindell, and Chobani Founder and CEO Hamdi Ulukaya.
Centroid is one of Oracle’s Top 25 Strategic Partners and a Platinum level member in Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN). We are a national technology firm focused on Consulting, Managed Services, Cloud Services and Resell of Oracle products that span the entire enterprise. From Applications to Technology to Infrastructure our Apps-to-Iron capabilities deliver the highest quality services from end-to-end providing our customers with an optimized environment. We focus on extending the value of systems, information, processes, technology and business.
We facilitate greater return on Oracle investments by driving higher performance, integration, flexibility and response from your systems.
Our technology and business services include:
- Consulting Services that target the core challenges businesses have with technology
- Technology Services that provide system health checks, IT optimization asset assessments, performance & tuning, database administration to engineered systems deployments and infrastructure planning and refreshes
- Managed Services that provide cost-effective solutions to support Oracle database and applications
- Cloud Services that provide full enterprise hosting and disaster recovery and backup plans and extensive coverage for service level agreements
- Resell of Oracle products/licenses
- Business Intelligence (BI) Applications that turn data into real information
- Infrastructure Solutions that ensure your data is completely manageable and secure
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About Inc. and the Inc. 5000
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. Total monthly audience reach for the brand has grown significantly from 2,000,000 in 2010 to over 6,000,000 today. For more information, visit http://www.inc.com/.
The Inc. 500|5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. Started in 1982, this prestigious list of the nation's most successful private companies has become the hallmark of entrepreneurial success. The Inc. 5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony is an annual event that celebrates their remarkable achievements. The event also offers informative workshops, celebrated keynote speakers, and evening functions.
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