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Congratulations to Portland’s Fastest-Growing Companies!
It's that time of year again - the Portland Business Journal has just released their list of the 100 Fastest-Growing Private Companies. These organizations are leading the regional economy forward, and we couldn't be more excited to applaud their success!
And we admit to a little bias: We applaud loudest for our current and former clients who made the list this year. Check out those companies below, and please join us as we congratulate them on this remarkable achievement!
3J Consulting is a civil engineering and land use planning firm which helps developers bring their projects to reality. 3J problem-solves for the present and designs a vision for the future – all with the goal to develop reliable infrastructure, build healthy environments, and protect natural resources.
Cinder Staffing provides staffing and infrastructure support for growing companies nationwide - including temporary, contract-to-hire, project team, and permanent hire positions. Their approach sets them apart from traditional agencies: They offer employment, full benefits, paid training, and more to ensure the candidate pool is comprised of the best talent available.
Corios is a leader in the discipline of management analytics consulting. They seek to simplify the arcane practice of analytics to solve clients’ most challenging business problems - helping them grow revenue, mitigate risk, and reduce financial crime. Corios does this by demystifying, democratizing and humanizing business analytics - bridging the gap between data and decisions.
Green Drop Garage is Portland's eco-friendly one-stop auto shop. The company started out converting cars to run on vegetable oil, but has grown to be a full-service operation. As a B-corp certified corporation, they use re-refined oils, fluids, and low VOC chemicals. Unlike many auto repair shops, they stand behind their diagnostics: Customers won't pay to fix the same problem twice.
NetRush is an online retailer that partners directly with brands to develop and optimize their Amazon strategy to improve performance across sales channels. They partner with premium brands to develop merchandising strategy, reach an ideal set of customers, and achieve category leadership on large marketplaces like the Amazon platform.
Pacific Energy Concepts is a lighting design firm and energy consultancy, leveraging cutting-edge design software to deliver optimized energy-efficient lighting solutions to businesses in the automotive, commercial, manufacturing, and distribution industries. Their whole-business approach to energy savings enables businesses to achieve optimal lighting performance.
Congratulations to all of this year's winners, and cheers to continued growth!
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