CHICAGO, IL 10/2/2017 /bluewireSMR/ — Inc. magazine ranked WALTON CONTRACTORS LLC. NO. 197 on its 36th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment— its independent small and midsized businesses. Companies such as Microsoft, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, Pandora, Timberland, LinkedIn, Yelp, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees of the Inc. 5000.
“Walton Contractor is ecstatic to be included in the Inc. 5000 list for the first time this year,” said Tony Reyes, CEO of Walton Contractors. “Working hard, thinking different and never giving up is what made us be in the Inc. 5000 list.”
The 2017 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at Inc.com and with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc. (available on newsstands August 16) is the most competitive crop in the list’s history. The average company on the list achieved a mind-boggling three-year average growth of 481%. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue is $206 billion, and the companies on the list collectively generated 619,500 jobs over the past three years. 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 www.inc.com/inc5000.
“The Inc. 5000 is the most persuasive evidence I know that the American Dream is still alive,” says Inc. President and Editor-In-Chief Eric Schurenberg. “The founders and CEOs of the Inc. 5000 tell us they think determination, risk taking, and vision were the keys to their success, and I believe them.”
The annual Inc. 5000 event honoring all the companies on the list will be held from October 10 through 12, 2017 at the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa in Palm Desert, CA.Speakers include some of the greatest entrepreneurs of this and past generations, such as former Ford president Alan Mullaly, FUBU CEO and founder and “Shark Tank” star Daymond John, Dollar Shave Club founder Michael Dubin, researcher and #1 New York Timesbestseller Brené Brown, and Gravity Payments’ founder and CEO Dan Price.
Walton Contractors’ vision is to be Chicagoland’s premier real estate developer and general contractor by applying our competitive advantage of constructing and developing real estate. We hope to increase our investors’ and shareholders’ profit through strategic partnerships and joint ventures.
Media Contact: Tony Reyes, Walton Contractors, 7083038055, firstname.lastname@example.org