The Weatherhead 100 companies serve as a beacon to all businesses in Northeast Ohio. This year's list is a testament that the region's entrepreneurial spirit is alive and well.
CLEVELAND, Ohio (PRWEB) December 11, 2012
LeafFilter™ finished 4th on the prestigious Weatherhead 100 list presented by the Case Western Reserve University Weatherhead School of Management and the Council of Small Enterprises at a black tie gala this past week.
The Hudson, Ohio-based company experienced massive growth during the period measured for the Weatherhead rankings. This year’s winners represent a wide range of industries, including technology, health care, professional services, insurance, manufacturing and human resources. Check out the full list at http://www.weatherhead100.org
“The Weatherhead 100 companies serve as a beacon to all businesses in Northeast Ohio,” said Robert Wilding, Dean of the Weatherhead School of Management. “This year’s list is a testament that the region’s entrepreneurial spirit is alive and well.”
The Weatherhead 100 Award is presented and sponsored by the Case Western Reserve University Weatherhead School of Management and Council of Smaller Enterprises (COSE) and is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2012. Since 1987, the award has been presented to the region's top-performing companies, based upon sales growth. The Weatherhead 100 list is highly regarded throughout the region and is a testament to each and every company's hard work, commitment to excellence and is determined on an annual basis.
"The Weatherhead 100 winners are special, especially the 75 COSE/Greater Cleveland Partnership member companies that made this year's list," said Steve Millard, President and Executive Director of COSE. "Despite the challenges of the national and regional economy, these companies have forged ahead successfully for five consecutive years, growing their businesses and exceeding their own expectations and those of others. We applaud them."
Beyond the 100 fastest-growing companies, the Weatherhead awards also recognize smaller upstart companies finishing with less than $1 million in sales and larger organizations turning in over $100 million in sales.
As one of the 100 fastest-growing companies in Northeast Ohio, LeafFilter™ North, Inc. was honored at the Weatherhead 100 Awards on Tuesday, December 4. The black-tie event was held at Executive Caterers at Landerhaven in Mayfield Heights, Ohio to honor the award winners and recognize their accomplishments.
The company also garnered some award hardware in the past few months, finishing as the highest ranked gutter protection company on both the 2012 Inc. 500|5000 list, Qualified Remodeler Magazine's Top 500 ranking and Inc. Magazine's inaugural Inc. Hire Power Awards. LeafFilter™ has been rated the #1 professionally-installed gutter guard system by two leading consumer publications.
About LeafFilter North, Inc.
LeafFilter is the #1 rated gutter guard system by two leading consumer publications. LeafFilter's design features a surgical-grade, stainless steel micromesh gutter protection system. The openings within the stainless steel micromesh are specifically sized so that only water is channeled into the gutters. Leaffilter North, Inc. has installed more than 10 million feet of gutter protection on homes throughout the United States. For more information about LeafFilter gutter guards, visit http://www.LeafFilter.com or call (800) 290-6106.