IDS Named to Crain’s Chicago Fast 50 for Sixth Time

Share Article

Annual List Recognizes Chicago Area’s Fastest-Growing and Most Innovative Companies

News Image
We are honored to once again be recognized by Crain’s Chicago for our success in such a highly transformative industry.

IDS, a leading data center technology integrator and cloud services provider, has earned a position on the 2016 Crain’s Chicago Fast 50. Marking another year of impressive growth, this is IDS’ sixth appearance on Crain’s list of Chicago’s fastest-growing public and private companies.

Crain’s annual list ranks 50 Chicago-based companies with significant revenue growth over a five-year period. This year, IDS ranked No. 41 on the list based on 311 percent revenue growth. Qualifying companies must be at least five years old and have a minimum of $15 million in 2015 annual revenue. Additionally, each company is interviewed by Crain’s on its business strategy and plan to sustain growth.

IDS attributes its impressive growth to staying ahead in areas of disruptive technology like cloud enablement, and a passion to deliver real and measurable business value for its customers.

“We are honored to once again be recognized by Crain’s Chicago for our success in such a highly transformative industry,” said Matt Massick, CEO of IDS. “Our ongoing efforts to expand and improve our solutions portfolio with emerging technologies allow us to help our customers be disruptors in their respective industries and stay ahead of their competitors.”

This year, Crain’s Chicago Fast 50 includes a growing number of technology, logistics and heath care companies, representative of Chicagoland’s growth and significant expansion of tech and cloud-based companies. Read more about IDS and the 2016 Fast 50.

About IDS
IDS is a data center technology integrator and cloud services provider backed by an award-winning IT consulting practice. IDS works with a select list of industry leading technology partners to deliver custom IT solutions. Primary areas of focus are storage, data protection, disaster recovery, data analytics, virtualization, mobility, networking, servers, security, managed services, and cloud. Since its founding in 2002, IDS has experienced incredible growth and is recognized for its forward thinking solutions that provide improved efficiency, flexibility, performance and competitive advantage. Learn more at

Share article on social media or email:

View article via:

Pdf Print

Contact Author

Justin Mescher
+1 312-334-6425
Email >
Follow >
Follow us on
Visit website