Inc. magazine ranked Contracting Resources Group, Inc. (CRG), a woman-owned business, NO. 1403 on its 36th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy's most dynamic segment— its independent small businesses.
For the second consecutive year, Inc. magazine placed CRG on its annual Inc. 5000 listing of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The Baltimore-based government contractor was ranked #1 in their local market of those making the list consecutive years in a row.
CRG is one of the leading employers of veterans in the country, with one-third of their employees having served our country.
"Being recognized by Inc. magazine for the second consecutive year is a true honor and a testament to our team's dedication. It is a tremendous accomplishment made by the collective drive and focus on our customers and respect for their missions. As one of the top employers of veterans in the country, I am equally proud of the deep commitment we have to our nation's veterans and respectively their dedication to CRG." Dina DiPalo, Founder & CEO.
The 2017 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at Inc.com and with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc. (available on newsstands August 16) is the most competitive crop in the list's history. The average company on the list achieved a mind-boggling three-year average growth of 481%. The Inc. 5000's aggregate revenue is $206 billion, and the companies on the list collectively generated 619,500 jobs over the past three years. Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at www.inc.com/inc5000.
"The Inc. 5000 is the most persuasive evidence I know that the American Dream is still alive," says Inc. President and Editor-In-Chief Eric Schurenberg. "The founders and CEOs of the Inc. 5000 tell us they think determination, risk taking, and vision were the keys to their success, and I believe them."
The annual Inc. 5000 event honoring all the companies on the list will be held from October 10 through 12, 2017 at the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa in Palm Desert, CA. Speakers include some of the greatest entrepreneurs of this and past generations, such as former Ford president Alan Mullaly, FUBU CEO and founder and "Shark Tank" star Daymond John, Dollar Shave Club founder Michael Dubin, researcher and #1 New York Times bestseller Brené Brown, and Gravity Payments' founder and CEO Dan Price.
CRG is a professional services firm with offices in Baltimore Maryland and Arlington Virginia, specializing in several core markets within the Federal Government. Their professional services include: program management, public health evaluation, acquisition management support, financial management, and IT solutions. Since 2002, CRG has consistently received top performance ratings from customers and teaming partners.
The Inc. 5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. Started in 1982, this prestigious list of the nation's most successful private companies has become the hallmark of entrepreneurial success.