LSS Life Safety Services® Ranks No. 4201 on the 2013 Inc. 5000

LSS Life Safety Services® makes Inc. 500|5000 list for the fifth consecutive year.

Louisville, KY, August 29, 2013 --( Inc. magazine today ranked LSS Life Safety Services® (LSS) NO. 4201 on its seventh annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs. LSS joins LivingSocial, Edible Arrangements, CDW and Lifelock, among other prominent brands featured on this year’s list.

“Making the list for the fifth consecutive year is a monumental accomplishment for us,” said Craig Rutledge, owner and President of LSS. “Our biggest accomplishment has been our ability to continuously pump employment opportunities into an economy that needs it. It is important to us to know that we are helping turn things around,” said Rutledge.

In a stagnant economic environment, median growth rate of 2013 Inc. 500|5000 companies is an impressive 142 percent. The companies on this year’s list report having created over 520,000 jobs in the past three years, and aggregate revenue among the honorees reached $241 billion.

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For more information about LSS Life Safety Services®, please contact Lori Wood, or visit

About LSS Life Safety Services®:

LSS Life Safety Services® specializes in the inspection and repair of fire and smoke dampers, fire doors, firestopping and commissioning services in commercial facilities. Considered a leader in the Fire Safety Industry, LSS Life Safety Services’ has made a commitment to commercial Facilities to provide specialized passive fire protection inspections of the highest quality to ensure compliance with NFPA’s critical Life Safety Code®
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