LEXINGTON PARK, Md. – Inc. magazine ranked AVIAN No. 2417 on its Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies.
This ranking marks AVIAN’s sixth consecutive appearance on the list.
“When I started this company ten years ago, I could not have imagined the growth we are celebrating today,” said Jeff Sherman, founder and an owner of AVIAN. “Our incredibly talented employees are what make this milestone possible. At the end of the day, if AVIAN takes care of its employees, the employees take care of their customers and everything else falls into place.”
Founded in 2005, AVIAN has grown to more than 150 people located around the country.
As a services company, AVIAN’s best attribute is its people. Its business model has a strong emphasis on creating memorable experiences and building relationships through four foundational pillars: Happy Employee, Happy Customer, Happy Community and Healthy Company.
AVIAN first appeared on the Inc. 500|5000 list in 2010 at No. 230. The company went on to receive a ranking of No. 267 in 2011, No. 660 in 2012, No. 1675 in 2013 and No. 2630 in 2014.
The Inc. 5000’s total revenue is $205 billion, generating 647,000 jobs over the past three years. AVIAN has grown 156 percent percent in the past three years generating more than 50 of those jobs.
“The announcement of the Inc. 500 every year is one of those events that make you feel that America is a great,” said Eric Schurenberg, Inc. president and editor-In-chief.
AVIAN continues to seek opportunities in the defense market and commercially, where its employees can build lasting relationships and memorable experiences, while generating solutions to its partners’ and customers’ business challenges.
Complete results of the Inc. 500|5000, including company profiles and an interactive database sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at www.inc.com/inc5000.
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Tara N. Strickland
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