We are honored to be the first company to be included on this list for the last eight years
Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) June 2, 2009
Auction Systems Auctioneers & Appraisers, Inc., has been included in the 2009 Inner City 100, an annual list that ranks the fastest growing inner city businesses nationwide. This is the eighth time that Auction Systems has been ranked in the list, published by the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC). This year, they ranked #36.
"We are honored to be the first company to be included on this list for the last eight years," said Deb Weidenhamer, CEO of Auction Systems. "The auction industry continues to grow and as a result, our auction company continues to exceed our sales goals as well. Our continued growth is based on good systems and great people."
The Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC) is a national not-for-profit organization founded in 1994 by Harvard Business School Professor Michael E. Porter. ICIC's mission is to promote economic prosperity in America's inner cities through private sector engagement that leads to job, income and wealth creation for local residents.
The ICIC-BusinessWeek SmallBiz Inner City 100 list, created eleven years ago, has included 557 companies from 1999-2009. These companies have been responsible for creating 63,000 new jobs, of which inner city residents hold 34,500. It is the most aggressive project in America to uncover and celebrate inner-city entrepreneurship and business success.
For more information about Auction Systems' and their dedication to employees and Phoenix residents alike, visit Auction Systems.
About Auction Systems Auctioneers & Appraisers, Inc.
Auction Systems Auctioneers & Appraisers, Inc. is the Southwest's most active auction and appraisal company. Auction Systems features live and live simulcast auctions and appraisals of stolen and confiscated Police and personal product including cars, tools, electronics, jewelry, sporting, coins and surplus, as well as auctions of commercial and heavy equipment, real estate, antiques, guns, estate and business liquidation and bankruptcy.
Based in Phoenix, Arizona and an INC. 500 company, Auction Systems is one of the fastest growing privately held companies within the United States. Additionally, Auction Systems is an ICIC INC. 100 company and is ranked as the #1 fastest growing woman-owned business and the fifteenth fastest growing business overall within the inner cities of the United States.
Auction Systems Auctioneers & Appraisers, Inc. can be found on the web at auctionANDappraise.com.