Provo, UT, November 15, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- Career Step, a leading online healthcare education company, has been named to the MountainWest Capital Network’s Utah 100 for the ninth consecutive year. The Utah 100 competition recognizes the top 100 fastest growing companies in the state based on the percentage of revenue growth in the previous five years, and Career Step placed at number 76 in the state.
“We are very proud of the growth Career Step has achieved over the last nine years,” said Michael Wilstead, Career Step CEO. “There are very few companies who have such a consistent record of appearing on the Utah 100, and we appreciate the hard work of all of our employees, both past and present, who have made this growth possible.”
Governor Gary R. Herbert was the keynote speaker at the annual awards banquet and expressed his appreciation for the Utah 100 companies, which are strong performers despite the nation’s struggling economy.
“Being a nine-time winner of the Utah 100 is an amazing accomplishment,” said Steve Stauffer, this year’s chair of the Utah 100 program. “Career Step has continued to thrive even in this difficult economy. They are a great Utah company, and I congratulate them on their achievements.”
The companies named to the Utah 100 are chosen from thousands of applications submitted to the MountainWest Capital Network. Applicants and award winners represent a variety of industries including education, retail, technology, healthcare, and financial services, among others.
About Career Step
Career Step, a leading online healthcare education company, enjoys a tremendous market advantage in the industry by virtue of its reputation as an innovative, competency-based training company. Career Step is committed to helping each enrolling student graduate and successfully transition to a rewarding career. For more information on Career Step, please visit www.careerstep.com or call 1-800-246-7837.
About MountainWest Capital Network
Founded in Salt Lake City in 1983, the objective of the MountainWest Capital Network – the real Deal Network – is to support entrepreneurial success and enable business growth by fostering the dynamic flow of information about capital formation and distribution, educating and mentoring excellence, recognizing and rewarding business success and performance, and fostering synergistic relationships through networking. MWCN has provided the Deal Flow Report since 1995. www.mwcn.org