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Tempe, AZ, United States, 2011/08/25 - For the fourth consecutive year Safety Services Company, North America's Largest Supplier of Safety Training Materials, has been named one of the fastest growing companies in America - SafetyServicesCompany.com.
Inc. magazine has ranked Tempe based Safety Services Company as one of the fastest growing private-owned companies in the nation for the fourth consecutive year.
“We are truly honored to be recognized as a one of the fastest growing companies in America,” said Safety Services Company CEO Devon Dickinson. “This recognition shows the results of the hard work we have put in the past five years to grow this company.”
With a growth rate of 124 percent, the company ranked as the 2,044 th fastest growing in the nation and one of the 30 fastest growing business in Arizona.
In 2008, 2009 and 2010 the company respectively ranked 2.112, 1,313 and 1,316 overall and was consistently amongst the top 20 in Arizona.
"If you want to know which companies are going to change the world, look at the Inc.," said Inc. editor Jane Berentson. "These are the most dynamic, fast-growth companies in the nation, the ones finding innovative solutions to problems, creating smart systems, and inventing products we soon discover we can't live without. The Inc. list is Inc. magazine's tribute to American business ingenuity and ambition."
Safety Services, North America’s largest provider of safety compliance and training materials, was founded in Yuma, Arizona in 2005 by safety consultant Devon Dickinson. The first year of existence the company’s 10 employees sold “Do-It-Yourself” weekly safety meetings to the construction industry.
Despite the crashing housing market and closure of many construction companies Dickinson’s company was able to make $400,000 in year one.
Since then company’s annual revenue has grown to more than $12.5 million. The growth facilitated the opening of a new corporate headquarters in Tempe, Ariz. employing more than 150 people.
About Safety Services Company
Safety Services Company (safeteyservicescompany.com) is North America’s leading supplier of safety training and compliance materials. Since its formation in 2005 Safety Services witnessed revenue growth from $400,000 to more than $10 million a year. The company operates offices in both Yuma and Tempe, Ariz. employing more than 300 people. Safety Services is able to help more than 200,000 companies in both white and blue collar maintain complaint injury free workplaces through a library of thousands of “Do-It-Yourself” safety solutions. These products include safety and health manuals, weekly safety meeting, equipment specific training and more.
About the Inc. 500 | 5000 List
Inc. Magazine publishes the Inc. 500/5,000 list each year to celebrate the most dynamic private companies in the United States. To be eligible for the Inc. 5,000 list, companies must be privately held, for profit and independent, have a full four-year sales history, be based in the United States, have had revenues of at least $200,000 in 2006 and a revenue of at least $2 million in 2010.