Anne Arundel County is home to 27 firms that were recently recognized as among the fastest growing companies in America. The Inc. Magazine 500/5000 List (www.inc.com/inc5000) included 24 while three Anne Arundel County companies were included in the Deloitte 2011 Technology Fast 500 (www.fast500.com).
“These 27 companies have shown exceptional growth over the past five years and continue to thrive,” said Anne Arundel County Executive John R. Leopold. “To achieve this kind of success is remarkable, especially during these challenging economic times.”
The Anne Arundel County companies are:
Deloitte Technology Fast 500 – PharmAthene, Inc., TeleCommunication Systems, Inc., Zenoss
Inc. 500/5000 — Bay Bridge Decision Technologies, Corporate Brokers, High Street Partners, NMR Consulting, The Squires Group, Towne Park, Zenoss, Axom Technologies, Bridges Consulting, Proteus Technologies, Tanager, Convergence Technology Consulting, Tray, Vision Technologies, Ciphent, Edwards Project Solutions, Convergence Marketing, Summit Solutions,
Wise Metals, CFM Engineering, i4DM, OpalStaff, Gasch Printing, The Imagine Companies
Anne Arundel Economic Development Corporation (AAEDC) is in the process of meeting with each winner to deliver a Certificate of Congratulations signed by County Executive Leopold and AAEDC President and CEO Robert Hannon. The meeting will also be an opportunity to offer business services such as workforce training, real estate and permitting assistance for expansion, and business financing. “These fast growing companies contribute to the strength of the county’s economy and help us attract other successful companies,” said Hannon.