MartinFederal Ranks on the 2017 Inc. 5000 List
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., August 16, 2017 – Inc. magazine today ranked MartinFederal on its 36th annual Inc. 5000 list, 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.
“The Inc. 5000 ranking places MartinFederal among some of America’s great small businesses and is a great indicator of our efforts to grow a profitable and employee-centric company,” said Corey Martin, MartinFederal President and CEO. “I congratulate our entire team on this accomplishment and look forward to continued growth over the coming years.”
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.
“The Inc. 5000 is the most persuasive evidence I know that the American Dream is still alive,” said 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.”
Headquartered in Huntsville, AL, MartinFederal is an 8(a) minority, certified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) and Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB). Currently celebrating its 10th year in business, the company provides professional services including advanced IT system integration, cybersecurity, infrastructure solutions, mission operations, and training to customers in the DoD, DoE, and NASA. MartinFederal has additional locations in Aberdeen, MD; Oak Ridge, TN; and Little Rock, AR.
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The 2017 Inc. 5000 companies are 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 was $100,000; the minimum for 2016 was $2 million. As always, Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants for subjective reasons. Companies on the Inc. 5000 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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