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Wetumpka, AL, United States, 2009/01/08 - Information Transport Solutions, Inc. (ITS) ranks No. 2,157 on the 2008 Inc. 5,000. The Inc. 5000 conducted by Inc. magazine is the annual ranking of the 5000 fastest-growing private companies in the country - ITS-Networks.com.
The list is the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy – America’s independent-minded entrepreneurs. Taken as a whole, these companies represent the backbone of the U.S. economy.
In addition to the overall ranking, ITS, Inc. for the first time ranked No. 67 in the Top 100 Telecommunications Companies in the US.
ITS, Inc. provides voice, video and data communications systems throughout the southeast.
Growth has come from the expansion of video conference solutions, development of 24/7 network monitoring systems and work for the Governor of Alabama’s initiative to improve technology throughout the state’s schools. (ACCESS)
In 2007, ITS, Inc. instituted an employee stock ownership plan as part of the employee benefit package.
Annually ITS, Inc. sponsors a golf tournament with proceeds going to the Dolly Parton Imagination Library, a program that provides books to pre-kindergarten children.
The 5000 companies that made the list reported aggregate revenue of $185 billion and median three-year growth of 147 percent. Most important, the 2008 Inc. 5000 companies were engines of job growth, having created more than 826,033 jobs since those companies were founded.
The 2008 Inc. 5000 list measures revenue growth from 2004 through 2007. To qualify, companies must be U.S.-based and privately held, independent – not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies.
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