New York, NY (PRWEB) December 27, 2012
Memphis, TN-based Duncan-Williams, Inc. was featured in the inaugural ranking of Inc. Magazine's Hire Power Awards, recognizing the private businesses that have generated the most jobs in the past three years.
Duncan-Williams, Inc. was ranked number eight in private business job creation in Tennessee for the number of jobs created from 2008 to 2011.
“We succeed as a company because of the dedication, motivation and participation of our people. Because we employ great people who help our business thrive, we are fortunate and able to enjoy constant growth, and in turn, welcome even more people into our Duncan-Williams family,” said CEO Duncan F. Williams.
To honor the winners, Inc. held an awards dinner at the Mead Center in Washington, D.C. on the night of Dec. 6, where Editor-in-chief, Eric Schurenberg, congratulated many of the winning CEOs from around the country. Schurenberg and Bank of America's Fab Brumley presented the awards to each of the companies. Accepting the award on behalf of Duncan-Williams was Gary W. Lendermon, Vice President of Marketing and Communications.
The Hire Power Awards is one of many accolades Duncan-Williams has earned in 2012. Earlier this year, Inc. recognized Duncan-Williams in its 500/5000 list of fastest growing private companies in America for the third consecutive year. The Memphis Business Journal listed the company as one of the largest private and women-owned companies in the Memphis metro area, and CEO Duncan F. Williams was named “CEO of the year for companies with 50-200 employees” by Memphis Business Quarterly magazine.
About Duncan-Williams, Inc.
Duncan-Williams, Inc. is a privately owned full service broker-dealer headquartered in Memphis, TN. With stockholders’ equity of over $30 million, Duncan-Williams, Inc. is one of the largest “female-owned” investment banking firms in the nation. The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council certifies Duncan-Williams, Inc. as a Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE). The firm is a member of FINRA, SIPC and BDA. Additional information is available at http://www.duncanwilliams.com.