VISALIA, Calif., Aug. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Inc. magazine today named CalCom Solar to its prestigious list of the fastest-growing private companies in the country, the Inc. 5000. For the second year in a row, CalCom reached the top tier of the list, ranking #23 in 2017, with a staggering three-year growth rate of 9,000 percent.
CalCom joins other notable Inc. 5000 alumni such as Microsoft, Dell, Domino's Pizza, Pandora, Timberland, LinkedIn, Yelp, Zillow and many other well-known names who gained their first national exposure as honorees.
"Achieving this honor for the second year running demonstrates that sustainability and business can go hand-in-hand in a progressively brighter future," said Dylan Dupre, CEO of CalCom Solar. "We take a very strategic approach to developing some of the largest solar farms in the agricultural and water management industries. We are proud to have saved our customers millions of dollars while helping them operate more sustainably."
CalCom also ranked #3 in the Energy segment of the Inc. 500, a subset of the Inc. 5000 list. The company's growth rate outpaces the 481 percent average growth rate of companies on the 2017 Inc. 5000.
"The Inc. 5000 is the most persuasive evidence I know that the American Dream is still alive," says Inc. President and Editor-In-Chief Eric Schurenberg. "The founders and CEOs of the Inc. 5000 tell us they think determination, risk taking, and vision were the keys to their success, and I believe them."
About CalCom Solar
CalCom Solar is a Visalia, CA-based solar project developer and energy services company focused on agriculture and water customers. Founded in California's Central Valley, CalCom designs, engineers and installs solar and energy storage that offset rising electricity costs while helping customers reduce operational expenses, improve their bottom line, and farm more sustainably. CalCom has developed 100+MW of solar to date, including some of the largest agricultural solar farms in the West.
About the Inc. 5000
The Inc. 5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. The 2017 Inc. 5000, available online at Inc.com and with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc., is the most competitive crop in the list's history. The Inc. 5000's aggregate revenue is $206 billion, and companies on the list collectively generated 619,500 jobs over the past three years. The 2017 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth from 2013 to 2016. Complete results of the Inc. 5000 can be found at http://www.inc.com/inc5000.
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