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Tampa, FL, United States, 2013/09/11 - AVI-SPL, the world’s leading video communications partner, has landed on Inc. magazine’s Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies, for the third straight year - AVISPL.com.
The list represents the most comprehensive look at an important segment of the economy America’s independent entrepreneurs. With 39 percent growth from 2009 to 2012, AVI-SPL ranked #4857 overall on the list and #61 in the Tampa metro area.
AVI-SPL’s core business is audio/video integration services. In recent years, AVI-SPL has expanded its business model to encompass the complete communications solution, from design and implementation to ongoing management and monitoring of all components in the meeting environment. AVI-SPL is also creating new products and services that dynamically change the conferencing environment such as VNOC Symphony ® managed services, privacy features and a Virtual Meeting Room service. Over the past year, AVI-SPL has grown its global footprint significantly adding offices in Calgary, Montreal, Toronto, Ottawa and London.
“We’re thrilled to make Inc. magazine’s list of fastest growing companies for the third straight year,” said John Zettel, AVI-SPL CEO. “The video communications industry is gaining momentum as companies are increasingly investing in video conferencing, streaming digital media and the managed services to support them. AVI-SPL’s growth reflects this trend.”
The 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.
“Not all the companies in the Inc. 500 | 5000 are in glamorous industries, but in their fields they are as famous as household name companies simply by virtue of being great at what they do. They are the hidden champions of job growth and innovation, the real muscle of the American economy,” says Inc. Editor Eric Schurenberg.
Also this year, AVI-SPL ranked 49 on CRN magazine’s 2013 Solution Provider 500, a list recognizing the largest technology integrators, service providers and IT consultants in North America by revenue.
To view the complete list of Inc. 5000 companies, visit inc.com/inc5000.
As the world’s leading video communications partner, AVI-SPL (avispl.com) designs, builds and supports the systems and environments that enable communication and collaboration. AVI-SPL has highly-trained and certified system engineers throughout its 40 offices across the United States, Mexico, Canada, the United Kingdom and the United Arab Emirates.