Service Express is Named to the 2018 Inc. 5000 List of America’s Fastest-Growing Companies
August 15, 2018
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 that show exceptional revenue growth over the previous three years. Service Express is also a member of the Inc. 5000 “10x Club” by being a 10-time Inc. 5000 Honoree, with 2018 marking the 10thyear of inclusion on the list. Service Express is also ranked a top-10 company in Grand Rapids, MI.
“We are honored to be included on the 2018 Inc. 5000 List,” said Service Express President and CEO Ron Alvesteffer. “Our talented people drive our success, and this growth would not been possible without their drive and dedication to providing the best experience possible for our customers and partners.”
The 2018 Inc. 5000 was unveiled online at Inc.com and the top 500 companies will be featured in the September issue of Inc. Not only have the companies on the 2018 list been very competitive within their markets, but the list as a whole shows staggering growth compared with prior lists. The 2018 Inc. 5000 achieved an astounding three-year average growth of 538.2 percent, and a median rate of 171.8 percent. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue was $206.1 billion in 2017, accounting for 664,095 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.
“If your company is on the Inc. 5000, it’s unparalleled recognition of your years of hard work and sacrifice,” says Inc. Editor-In-Chief James Ledbetter. “The lines of business may come and go, or come and stay. What doesn’t change is the way entrepreneurs create and accelerate the forces that shape our lives”
The 37th Annual Inc. 5000 Conference and Gala will be held October 17-19, 2018 at the JW Marriott Resort & Spa in San Antonio, TX. Featured keynote speakers include Mailchimp’s Ben Chestnut, Panera’s Ron Shaich, and Brené Brown.
The 2018 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2014 to 2018. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2014. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2017. The minimum revenue required for 2014 is $100,000; the minimum for 2017 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 https://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 offers hardware system solutions, sales and upgrades, OS support, IT asset recovery and data center relocation services. Founded in 1993, Service Express maintains multivendor data center equipment for hospitals, manufacturing plants, universities, banks, Fortune 500 companies, financial institutions, government agencies, and other mid-to-large companies worldwide. For more information about Service Express, visit serviceexpress.com.