Service Express is Named to the 2017 Inc. 5000 List of America’s Fastest-Growing Companies
August 16, 2017
Grand Rapids, MI – Service Express has once again been named to the Inc. 5000 List, an exclusive ranking of America’s fastest-growing private companies. The annual Inc. 5000 list recognizes companies which show exceptional revenue growth over the previous three years. Service Express is also a member of the Inc. 5000 “Honor Roll” by being a five-time Inc. 5000 Honoree, with 2017 marking the 9th year of inclusion on the list.
“We are proud to be included on the 2017 Inc. 5000 List,” said Service Express President and CEO Ron Alvesteffer. “I would like to congratulate our entire Service Express team for this honor, because it is their talent and dedication to greatness that has fueled our company’s growth and success.”
The 2017 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at Inc.com and with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc., is the most competitive crop in the list’s history. The average company on the list achieved a 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 Service Express’ company profile, can be found online at https://www.inc.com/inc5000.
“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 36th Annual Inc. 5000 Conference and Gala will be held October 10-12, 2017 at the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa in Palm Desert, CA. Featured keynote speakers include Alan Mulally, Daymond John, Brené Brown, and Dollar Shave Club’s Michael Dubin.
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. The minimum revenue required for 2013 is $100,000; the minimum for 2016 is $2 million.
About Inc. Media
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 18,000,000 today. For more information, visit http://www.inc.com. 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.
About Service Express
Service Express is a leading Third Party Maintenance (TPM) provider of hardware support for data center infrastructure focused on mission-critical server, storage, and network equipment. In addition to post-warranty maintenance, Service Express also offers hardware system solutions, sales and upgrades, OS support, IT asset recovery and data center relocations. Founded in 1993, Service Express maintains multiplatform data center equipment for hospitals, manufacturing plants, universities, banks, Fortune 500 companies, financial institutions, government agencies, and other mid-to-large companies nationwide. For more information about Service Express, visit www.serviceexpress.com.