Atlanta, GA, August 18, 2015 (Newswire.com) - Atlanta’s ExecuSource has been named the seventh fastest-growing human resource firm in the U.S. and the second fastest-growing HR company in Atlanta. The staffing and recruiting company, which primarily focuses on placing tech and financial professionals, placed No. 514 on the prestigious Inc. 5000 list, released August 12.
While the average company on the list boasted a three-year growth of 490 percent, ExecuSource achieved a growth of 897 percent. Because of its ranking, the company, who graced the list for the first time this year, also broke into the top 30 fastest-growing companies in Georgia and Atlanta, according to the Inc. 5000 list.
“We started with two guys in an office suite and are now listed as No. 514 on the Inc. 5000 list,” said ExecuSource President Frank Green. “Due to its booming tech and finance industries, Atlanta is frequently being called the ‘Silicon Valley of the South.’ These rankings help solidify that nickname and instill confidence about continued growth in the tech, finance and HR industries.”
Of the 5,000 companies on the list, 203 of the companies identify as a human resource company – 15 from Georgia. Inc. also revealed the human resources industry has grown 105 percent. Out of all the industries, Atlanta was named No.5 on the list of the Fastest Growing Metros By Number of Companies.
Members of the Inc. 5000 have gone onto become multi-billion, public businesses. Companies such as Yelp, Domino’s Pizza and LinkedIn gained early exposure as members of the list.
ExecuSource is a recognized leader in the Atlanta staffing and recruiting market due to its personable, hands-on culture and ability to tackle any business objective. For more than 15 years, ExecuSource has merged talent with opportunity, serving as a trusted finance, accounting and IT recruitment partner to the local business community and qualified professionals. ExecuSource was named to the Atlanta Business Chronicle’s Pacesetters list, a list of the top 100 fastest-growing companies based in Atlanta, and the Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies.
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Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures, Inc. is the only major brand dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies, with the aim to deliver real solutions for today's innovative company builders.
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. The Inc. 5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony is an annual event that celebrates their remarkable achievements.