119 OC Firms Make Inc. 5000

Friday, August 26, 2016

(Source: Orange County Business Journal)

Orange County placed 119 companies on the Inc. 5000 ranking of the fastest-growing U.S. private companies.

A dozen of the firms made the top 10% of the Inc. 500 list.

Inc. Magazine ranks companies according to percentage revenue growth over three years.

The highest-ranked local company was internet security firm Cylance Inc. in Irvine, which ranks No. 26, with three-year growth of 7,613%.

Construction equipment firm BigRentz.com in Irvine grew 5,093% and took the No. 48 slot, and Santa Ana-based chain Nekter Juice Bar Inc. came in at No. 334 with 1,146% growth.

Sovereign Health Group in San Clemente, which runs behavioral health treatment centers in five states, just missed the top 500: It was ranked No. 535 with 721% growth.

Other locals in the top 5000 include Irvine-based developer Shopoff Realty Investments with 340% growth; Santa Ana security firm Universal Services of America with 212% growth; and electric bike retailer Pedego in Fountain Valley with 155% growth.

Category: Economic Development

Tags: Economic Growth, Irvine, Orange County, Inc 500, Cyclance, BigRentz.com, Shopoff Realty Investments