Sep 23, 2020

Inc. Magazine Unveils Its Annual List of America's Fastest-G

Bizclik Editor
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NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Inc. magazine today revealed that OCCU-TEC, Inc. holds several notable positions this year, this first being the No 1. ranked environmental consulting company in Kansas City. Furthermore, they remain one of the industry's top subject matter experts and national providers of environmental services, ranking within the top 85% of the nation's fastest-growing environmental companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy's most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses. Intuit, Zappos, Under Armour, Microsoft, Patagonia, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees on the Inc. 5000.

"Our steady growth is directly attributed to our dedicated team members and fantastic partners," said Skuli Gudmundsson, President & CEO, OCCU-TEC, Inc. "We are grateful to be listed among the elite ranks of the Inc. 5000 again. I want to thank our clients, business partners, and employees for their role in helping us achieve this recognition."

Not only have the companies on the 2020 Inc. 5000 been very competitive within their markets, but the list as a whole shows staggering growth compared with prior lists as well. The 2020 Inc. 5000 achieved an incredible three-year average growth of over 500 percent and a median rate of 165 percent. The Inc. 5000's aggregate revenue was $209 billion in 2019, accounting for over 1 million 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 The top 500 companies are also being featured in the September issue of Inc., available on newsstands August 18.

"The companies on this year's Inc. 5000 come from nearly every realm of business," says Inc. editor-in-chief Scott Omelianuk. "From health and software to media and hospitality, the 2020 list proves that no matter the sector, incredible growth is based on the foundations of tenacity and opportunism."

The annual Inc. 5000 event honoring the companies on the list will be held virtually from October 23 to 27, 2020. As always, speakers will include some of the greatest innovators and business leaders of our generation.

OCCU-TEC, Inc. history dates back over 35 years to 1983, when it was founded as a consulting and training firm in Kansas City, Missouri. Their focus was on providing specialized business solutions to help clients effectively manage environmental, critical fuel systems, occupational health, and safety (EH&S) risks, control operational costs, and improve overall productivity. They are considered the "Solution Specialists" by clients.

Today, OCCU-TEC, Inc. has grown into a multi-disciplined organization with client service and loyalty remaining a key to their success. In today's competitive marketplace, many forward-thinking businesses and public agencies are evaluating their workplace and operational processes in order to control or eliminate potential losses, and they look to OCCU-TEC, Inc. as a trusted partner in providing subject matter expertise along with technical and operational assistance. They produce cost-effective solutions that substantially increase organization's bottom line and productivity.

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More about Inc. and the Inc. 5000

The 2020 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2016 and 2019. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2016. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2019. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2016 is $100,000; the minimum for 2019 is $2 million. As always, Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants for subjective reasons. Companies on the Inc. 500 are featured in Inc.'s September issue. They represent the top tier of the Inc. 5000, which can be found at

About Inc. Media

The world's most trusted business-media brand, Inc. offers entrepreneurs the knowledge, tools, connections, and community to build great companies. Its award-winning multiplatform content reaches more than 50 million people each month across a variety of channels including websites, newsletters, social media, podcasts, and print. Its prestigious Inc. 5000 list, produced every year since 1982, analyzes company data to recognize the fastest-growing privately held businesses in the United States. The global recognition that comes with inclusion in the 5000 gives the founders of the best businesses an opportunity to engage with an exclusive community of their peers, and the credibility that helps them drive sales and recruit talent. The associated Inc. 5000 Conference is part of a highly acclaimed portfolio of bespoke events produced by Inc. For more information, visit

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