Inc. Magazine Unveils 36th Annual List of
America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc. 5000
MKS2 Technologies Ranks No. 92 on the 2017 Inc. 5000
with Three-Year Sales Growth of 4,017%
NEW YORK, August 16, 2017- Inc. magazine today ranked MKS2 Technologies NO. 92 on its 36th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment— its independent small and midsized businesses. Companies such as Microsoft, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, Pandora, Timberland, LinkedIn, Yelp, and Zillow gained their first national exposure as honorees of the Inc. 5000.
“We are thrilled and privileged to be recognized as one of the fastest-growing companies in America. The recognition MKS2 Technologies has received from Inc. 5000 is evidence of our team’s tireless work ethic and the support we give to each other and our clients daily.” said Brendan Mullen, MKS2’s Founder and Chief Executive Officer. “Making the Inc. 5000 list and landing within the Top 100 fastest growing companies in America is an incredible testament to our hard work, hustle, and the confidence of our clients. Though we are excited by our growth and our #92 ranking, MKS2’s mission, our focus, and our humility remain the same.”
The 2017 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at Inc.com and with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc. (available on newsstands August 16) is the most competitive crop in the list’s history. The average company on the list achieved a mind-boggling three-year average growth of 481%. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue is $206 billion, and the companies on the list collectively generated 619,500 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.
More about MKS2 Technologies
Founded in 2008, MKS2 Technologies provides cyber security, software development, and IT enterprise services to the US government and commercial entities. MKS2 is a certified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business headquartered in Austin, Texas with a full-time staff operating nationwide in 27 states and the District of Columbia. MKS2 currently provides support to the Department of Veterans Affairs, the United States Army, the National Guard Bureau, USAID and other commercial entities. MKS2 has Regional offices in Colorado Springs, Colorado and Washington, DC.
MKS2 CONTACT: Regina Perlow, Director of People, 512-803-7240, mks2.com,
More about Inc. and the Inc. 5000
The 2017 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2013 to 2016. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2013. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2016. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2013 is $100,000; the minimum for 2016 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 http://www.inc.com/inc5000.
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The Inc. 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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