Midland, TX (PRWEB) September 12, 2012
Envirocon Technologies, INC. (Envirocon Tech.) today announced its significant increase in rank – from 1738 to 1299 - in Inc. magazine’s annual exclusive top 5,000 list of America’s fastest-growing private companies. The Inc. 500|5000 list, announced in August with a coinciding conference and awards ceremony held in October, reported the company’s impressive 3-year growth at 238%.
Envirocon Tech. creates sustainable household cleaning products as a business model, including the company’s most popular brand, Lemi Shine. According to Inc. magazine, the 28-employee company is also ranked #85 in its Consumer Products and Services industry.
“We’re a family owned company, and are incredibly honored to be a part of this impressive list of growing, successful companies,” said Curtis Eggemeyer, Chief Executive Officer at Envirocon Tech. “We believe the reason behind our steady growth over the years extends beyond our sales reports. Our innovation, integrity and philosophy of solving everyday household problems in an environmentally conscious way really resonates with today’s consumers, and our increasing placement in this listing helps solidify this belief.”
The Inc. list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs. In a stagnant economic environment, median growth rate of 2012 Inc. 500|5000 companies remains an impressive 97 percent. The companies on this year’s list report having created over 400,000 jobs in the past three years, and aggregate revenue among the honorees reached $299 billion.
“As an Inc. 5000 honoree, you now share a pedigree with Intuit, Zappos, Under Armour, Microsoft, Jamba Juice, Timberland, Clif Bar, Pandora, Patagonia, Oracle, and other notable alumni. The class of 2012 added such powerhouses as Chobani, CDW, Levi Strauss and a little social media company called Facebook,” says Inc. Editor Eric Schurenberg in his congratulatory message. “Welcome to a very exclusive club.”
Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at http://www.inc.com/5000
For more information about the Lemi Shine family of products, please visit http://www.LemiShine.com. For more information about the parent company, Envirocon Technologies, INC., please visit http://www.EnviroconTech.com.
About Envirocon Technologies, INC.
Envirocon Technologies pioneered the hard water dishwasher additive. With products on store shelves since 1994, Lemi Shine has been the only all natural phosphate free solution that eliminates hard water minerals, while boosting detergent efficacy in the dishwasher. Since the company’s inception, Envirocon has been focused on creating innovative, sustainable household cleaning products. Envirocon Technologies, INC markets its products throughout the U.S. and Canada. If you’re interested in a family of products that actually does what it claims to, grab a bottle or carton and enjoy the shine!
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 6,000,000 today. For more information, visit http://www.inc.com
Methodology of the Inc. 500|5000
The 2012 Inc. 500|5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2008 to 2011. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2008. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2011. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2008 is $100,000; the minimum for 2011 is $2 million. As always, Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants for subjective reasons. Companies on the Inc. 500 are featured in Inc.’s September issue. They represent the top tier of the Inc. 5000, which can be found at http://www.inc.com/500.