Sword & Shield Makes 2008 Inc. 5000 Fast-Growth List
Sword & Shield Enterprise Security, Inc. (Sword & Shield), has been recognized as the fastest growing privately-owned IT Services company in the state of Tennessee by Inc. magazine.
With a 2004 to 2007 fiscal year top-line revenue growth of more than 579.8 percent, Sword & Shield was ranked number 563 on the complete list. This is the third straight year Sword & Shield has earned a position on the Inc. 5000: Fastest Growing Private Companies in America.
Inc.com, the online arm of Inc. magazine recently announced its annual ranking of the 5000 fastest-growing private companies in the country. The list is the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy – America’s independent-minded entrepreneurs.
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. Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and a list of the fastest-growing companies that can be sorted by industry and region can be found at www.inc5000.com.