Orlando, FL, August 28, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- Inc. today ranked Environmental Health Testing, LLC on its annual ranking of the 5,000 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. Taken as a whole, these companies represent the backbone of the U.S. economy.
“Our second annual Inc. 5000 continues the most ambitious project in business journalism,” said Inc. 5000 Project Manager Jim Melloan. “The Inc. 5000 gives an unrivaled portrait of young, under reported companies across all industries doing fascinating things with cutting-edge business models, as well as older companies that are still showing impressive growth.”
Environmental Health Testing, LLC ranked number 3,066 on the 2008 Inc. 5,000, with three-year sales growth of 114%.
Environmental Health Testing specializes in standardized certification test development for the environmental health field. EHT develops, administers and maintains certification programs for leading industry and association clients. EHT's mission is to promote public health and safety by providing excellence in certification, education and support services.
And even though EHT boasts many programs that are beneficial to our environment and health, their largest program is the National Registry of Food Safety Professionals Certified Food Safety Manager program, one of the world's largest providers of food safety certification exams.
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.