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Greenville, SC, United States, 2012/08/20 - EDTS has advanced 883 places to #2562 on the 2012 Inc. 5000 list of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies, the South Carolina and Georgia-based technology firm has announced - EDTSolutions.com.
EDTS, a full-service technology consulting firm specializing in networking, security and managed services support solutions for Southeastern businesses, has advanced 883 places on the 2012 Inc. 5000 list of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies.
"Being recognized for the third consecutive year among America's fastest growing companies is a distinct honor for our organization," stated EDTS CEO Charles Johnson. "As one of very few Augusta- or Greenville-based firms on the list, this recognition personifies the dedication and hard work of our entire team, and celebrates the successful partnerships that we have created with our clients."
EDTS advanced to 2562nd place on the Top 5000 list, up 883 positions from its 3445 ranking in 2011 – the second time it made the prestigious list. EDTS also ranks highly among IT Service providers on the list – historically the fastest-growing segment. The 2012 Inc. 5000 list measures revenue growth from 2008 through 2011. To qualify, companies must be U.S. based and privately held, independent -- not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies -- and have had at least $100,000 in revenue in 2008, and $2 million in 2011.
The magazine surveys private America’s independent businesses to take a comprehensive snapshot of that critical part of the economy. Participating companies vary widely in their focus, ranging from digital media companies, retailers and food and beverage companies to advanced manufacturers, technology and telecommunications businesses.
"We believe that the sustained growth and success of EDTS is attributable to our unwavering commitment to providing clients with comprehensive information technology solutions, responsive and attentive service, and assisting them in growing their market share and profitability,” added Johnson. “By helping customers lower costs and harness the full power of their technology investment, we empower them to achieve even higher levels of success.”
Founded in 1999, EDTS (EDTSolutions.com) has grown to a staff of more than 40 professionals serving clients 24/7/365 across the Southeast from offices in Augusta, GA and Greenville, SC. A full service technology consulting firm, EDTS specializes in networking, security and managed services support solutions for businesses.
The firm provides customers with experience, dedication, leading-edge technology and comprehensive solutions to help customers increase productivity and reduce cost associated with information technology.
"For more than 30 years, Inc. has celebrated the fastest growing private companies in America, and this year is a particularly notable achievement. Your company had to thrive through three of the toughest years this economy has seen in living memory,” stated Eric Schurenberg, Editor in Chief of Inc. magazine.
Over 27 million businesses are registered in the United States and thus eligible for consideration; past honorees have included Microsoft, Under Armour, Visa, Intuit, Timberland, Publix, and Zappos.com.