NEW YORK, Aug. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Inc. magazine today ranked Millennium Surgical Corp. on its sixth annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America's independent entrepreneurs. Unified Payments tops this year's list. Millennium Surgical Corp. joins Yelp, yogurt maker Chobani, Giftcards.com, KIND, and famed hatmaker Tilly's, among other prominent brands featured on this year's list.
"By keeping our focus on specialty surgical instruments, we've been able to focus on the development of our employees, allowing them to become experts in specialty surgical instruments," said Millennium Surgical President Robert Edelstein.
Millennium Surgical Corp., operating online at surgicalinstruments.com, has provided specialty surgical instruments to more than 1,750 unique clients year to date, including large hospital systems and ASCs. With the goal of being the most efficient and proficient surgical instrument company in the field, Millennium Surgical Corp. strives to provide clients and customers with the types of interaction and methods of service that they desire. With an average of 9,000 unique visitors to their website each month, and a site featuring more than 35,000 unique instrument patterns, Millennium Surgical Corp. has found success from continuing to focus their business on specialty surgical instruments.
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About Millennium Surgical Corp.
Millennium Surgical Corp. has been a provider of US- and German-made surgical instruments and devices to hospitals throughout the United States for 25 years. We help surgical institutions reduce cost and effort by comparing costs and procuring standard and specialty surgical instruments. In conjunction with our One Call™, Quick Quote™ and Instrument Guru™ services, our Product Consultants save clients time and money on every transaction.
The 2012 Inc. 500|5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2008 to 2011. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2008. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2011. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2008 is $100,000; the minimum for 2011 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 www.inc.com/500.
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SOURCE Millennium Surgical Corp.