FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
OpTech Named to 2017 Inc. 5000 List of Fastest-Growing Companies in America
Troy, Mich., Aug. 16, 2017 – Inc. magazine named OpTech, a Troy, Michigan-based IT, engineering, healthcare and financial workforce solutions provider, on its 36th annual Inc. 5000 list, an exclusive ranking as one of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. This is the ninth time OpTech has received this honor, landing the company on the Inc. 5000 Honor Roll. This is an achievement that very select companies have accomplished.
The Inc. 5000 list offers a comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy – America’s independent small and midsized businesses. OpTech joins the ranks of Microsoft, LinkedIn, Dell, Pandora, Yelp, Zillow and many other well-known companies that have been featured on the Inc. 5000 list over the years.
“OpTech is thrilled to be included on this year’s Inc. 5000 list,” said Ronia Kruse, OpTech President & CEO. “Our team’s dedication to consistently deliver exceptional service, innovative solutions and elite talent to our clients is a clear indicator of our continual success and growth. We are pleased to receive recognition for our hard work and look forward to future accomplishments.”
The average company featured on the Inc. 5000 list has achieved a three-year average growth of 481%. The list’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 list, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at https://www.inc.com/inc5000/list/2017.
"The Inc. 5000 is the most persuasive evidence I know that the American Dream is still alive,” says Inc. President and Editor-In-Chief Eric Schurenberg. “The founders and CEOs of the Inc. 5000 tell us they think determination, risk taking, and vision were the keys to their success, and I believe them.”
The annual Inc. 5000 event honoring all the companies on the list will be held from October 10 through 12, 2017 at the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa in Palm Desert, CA. Speakers include some of the greatest entrepreneurs of this and past generations, such as former Ford president Alan Mullaly, FUBU CEO and founder and “Shark Tank” star Daymond John, Dollar Shave Club founder Michael Dubin, researcher and #1 New York Times bestseller Brené Brown, and Gravity Payments’ founder and CEO Dan Price.
OpTech is an award-winning consulting firm specializing in connecting Fortune 500 and government clients by providing tailored solutions within the verticals of government, healthcare insurance, utilities, finance (banking) and manufacturing. Based in Southeastern Michigan with offices in the United States and India, OpTech connects our clients to top technical, healthcare and financial talent from coast to coast. For our employees, OpTech offers outstanding career opportunities in today’s hottest technologies and supports the most innovative companies. Visit us online at www.optechus.com.
More about Inc. and the Inc. 5000 – Methodology
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 https://www.inc.com/inc5000/list/2017.