St. Paul, MN (PRWEB) October 22, 2006
Ergotron, the global leader in computer and video display mounting equipment, is proud to announce it is a recipient of Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal’s “Fast 50” award, given in recognition for Ergotron’s rapid and continuous revenue growth. The award marks the second consecutive time Ergotron has been recognized by Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal and given an award for outstanding annual business growth from the publication. Additionally, Ergotron recently received a “Rising Star” award from the Global Technology Distribution Council for revenue growth of 180 percent through Broadline IT distribution from July, 2005 through June, 2006.
Recipients of the “Fast 50” award are privately held companies in Minnesota. Award recipients are determined based on revenue growth collected over a three year period. From 2003 through 2005, Ergotron has seen its annual revenue increase more than $49 million, an upward swing of more than 103 percent. It is this outstanding performance that earned Ergotron a position among the 50 fastest-growing companies for the second consecutive year.
“We’re gratified to be acknowledged by Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal as one of the fastest-growing privately held companies in Minnesota,” explained Joel Hazzard, President and CEO for Ergotron. “Our growth represents the tremendous hard work and passion our team has across all functions of the business. We’re continually designing, engineering, and selling differentiated products of the highest quality that really do improve people’s lives. And, the better part of the story is, we’re just getting started.”
Ergotron is on track to hit its projected revenue of over $125 million for 2006.
Founded in 1982 by VESA FDMI standard author and visionary Harry Sweere, Ergotron’s products have been improving the human interface with digital displays for over 20 years. Our history of innovation and passion for differentiation is evidenced in over 35 patents and our growing portfolio of beautifully designed mounting products for computer monitors, notebooks, and large flat panel displays and TVs that are as easy to use as they are to mount.
Constant Force™ lift and pivot motion technology in wall and desk mount arms, stands, mobile carts, pivots and vertical lifts require less effort to achieve more motion, improving the user’s experience when viewing any digital display for work or entertainment. Ergotron is a global company, with sales efforts headquartered in Saint Paul, Minnesota, Amersfoort, the Netherlands, and Singapore. For more information on Ergotron or our products, please visit Ergotron.com or call Ergotron sales at 800.888.8458.