Top Growing Private Mid-Market Firms Announced for Q4 2009

High Performing Group Exhibits a Median Revenue Increase Over 50%.

Chicago, IL, March 10, 2010 --( Today, the Entrex Private Company Index (PCI) announced its “Top Growth Company” slate for Q4 2009. Collectively, this group of ten high-growth companies experienced a median revenue spike of 52%, and average growth of 63%, over their own Q4 2008 revenue earnings.

This group of honorees represents a variety of industry sectors that include technology, consulting, manufacturing, retail and finance. Annual company revenues in this group range from $1 million to $100 million.

Nine of the ten companies have been previously noted for a PCI Top Growth Award in past quarters—indicating to analysts that this is a group of companies to watch. It is The Avondale Group’s first appearance on the Top Growth list.

Q4 2009 Entrex Private Company Index (PCI) Top Growth Companies:

- ABC Packaging Direct ( Cleveland, Ohio
- The Avondale Group ( Rolling Meadows, Illinois
- The Connors Group ( Los Angeles, California
- EssentiaLink ( Westminster, Colorado
- High Performance Technologies Inc. ( Reston, Virginia
- MicroPact Engineering ( Herndon, Virginia
- Nation Link Wireless ( Franklin, Tennessee
- NSTAR Global Services ( Clayton, North Carolina
- ( Austin, Texas
- Uniguest ( Nashville, Tennessee

Current and past quarterly top growth companies can be viewed at

About The Private Company Index:
Published monthly, the Entrex Private Company Index (PCI) is a proprietary benchmarking tool that measures revenue performance in the sector of private companies with $250 million or less in annual revenue. The PCI is recognized by Investment professionals and financial media as a leading and authoritative source on private company revenue performance (

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Erika Conefry