Life Safety Services, a National provider of fire and smoke Damper inspections, has been awarded a position on Business First’s “Fast Fifty” list for the second consecutive year. The “Fast Fifty” is an award that honors the fifty fastest-growing independent and privately held companies in the Greater Louisville area. The Fast Fifty companies must be independent, for-profit and privately held while having an average of at least $1 million in revenue for the three most recent years.
“Making the Fast Fifty list for the second year in a row really strengthens our belief that our business model is effective,” said Lori Wood, the Director of Marketing for Life Safety Services. “We were number four on the list last year and are number sixteen this year – to achieve such growth two years in a row in this economy is quite an accomplishment for us. Receiving this honor on the heels of our ranking on the Inc. 5000 last month really is the icing on the cake for us”, said Wood.
While Life Safety Services anticipates 2010 to be another difficult year economically, they are still excited about the prospect of growth moving forward and look forward to expanding their geographic footprint and service offerings. “We anticipate our sales numbers to continue to increase in 2010 as we continue to strengthen the industry through education and continued support by State Fire Marshals for our services, “said Judy Shission, Business Development Manager for Life Safety Services. “We will also continue to expand our service area in 2010 to ensure that not only the Unities States but other countries who have adopted NFPA’s Life Safety Code are in compliance with NFPA 80 and 105.”
Life Safety Services (lifesafetyservices.com) specializes in the inspection and repair of fire and smoke dampers in commercial facilities in all fifty (50) states, Puerto Rico, Canada, and Mexico, and has recently pursued projects in Europe. Considered a leader in the Fire Safety Industry, Life Safety Services’ has made a commitment to Commercial Facilities to provide specialized fire and smoke damper inspections of the highest quality to ensure compliance with NFPA’s critical Life Safety Code®.