Inc. Magazine Unveils Annual Exclusive List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies
August 20, 2013 – APTech Group, Inc. has earned a ranking of No. 3507 in the 2013 Inc. 500/5000 list, released today. The Inc. 500/5000 list catalogs the fastest growing privately held companies in the United States. This is the third year in a row that APTech Group has been included in the Inc. 500/5000 list. APTech Group earned its position on this year’s list by posting three-year sales growth of 87%.
Among firms in the manufacturing category, APTech Group ranks 152nd, nationwide. In the Greater Cincinnati area, APTech Group is the 36th overall ranked firm.According to Inc. Magazine, the Inc. 500/5000 list was more difficult to get into this year than ever in its 32 year history. The median company on this year’s list increased sales more than 140% since the start of 2010.
“It’s a real honor to be included in this prestigious ranking for three years in a row. It speaks to the consistency of our distributors’ sales efforts and the growing acceptance of our solid water treatment products as part of an ongoing move toward sustainability,” said James Heimert, CEO of APTech Group.
As an Inc. 500|5000 honoree, APTech Group joins an exclusive group of companies comprising the elite of the private, employer-based companies in the United States. APTech Group is now in the company of such firms as Intuit, Zappos, Under Armour, Microsoft, Jamba Juice, Timberland, Pandora, Patagonia and Oracle, among other notable Inc. 500|5000 alumni.
APTech Group and the other 2013 Inc. 500|5000 honorees will be honored at the 32nd Annual
Inc. 500|5000 Conference and Awards which will be held October 10-12, 2013 at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland.
About APTech Group, Inc.
APTech Group’s EnduroSolv® Water Treatment products enable cleaner, more sustainable and safer cooling tower, closed loop systems and boiler water treatment solutions. EnduroSolv® is a proprietary form of solid water treatment chemicals that allow the mixing of several chemical components into one chemical, without the addition of hazardous chemicals. The resulting solid products are less expensive to ship and safer to store and use than traditional liquid water treatment chemicals. APTech Group offers a complete line of EnduroSolv® products, utilizing best of breed, proven water treatment chemistry combinations designed to correct most types of raw water problems, such as varying ranges of hardness, pH, and alkalinity.
EnduroSolv® products are supplied and serviced by over 175 distributors in the United States. Additionally, EnduroSolv® products are exported to Canada, Mexico, South America, China, Australia, New Zealand, England and Europe. APTech Group was nominated for the EPA’s 2010 Presidential Green Chemistry Award and is a member of the US Green Building Council.
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