AKESOgen makes Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc.500
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Posted by: Angela King
AKESOgen Ranks as the No. 44 Healthcare Company and 363rd Overall on the 2015 Inc.500 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 1,300%
NEW YORK & ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Inc. magazine today ranked the genomics services provider, AKESOgen, 44th as a Healthcare company and 363rd overall on its 34th 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. Companies such as Intuit, Zappos, Under Armour, Microsoft, GoPro, Timberland, Clif Bar, Patagonia, Oracle, and many other well-known names gained early exposure as members of the Inc.500|5000.
“For 34 years, Inc. has welcomed the fastest-growing companies in America into a very exclusive club. To make it among the top 500 companies on the list, honorees had to have grown at least tenfold over the past three years. That’s a result most businesses could only dream of…”
“We are delighted to be recognized as an Inc.500 honoree with such well known organizations in 2015 as Fitbit, Smashburger, Bowlmor AMF, Planet Fitness, Giftcards.com, Radio Flyer, Box, and Mindbody,” commented AKESOgen CEO Robert Boisjoli.
“Genetics and Precision Medicine are becoming more and more pervasive in our society. As a result, there is an unprecedented need for genomics capabilities in clinical trials and diagnostics, in addition to research. AKESOgen is at the forefront of providing these molecular technologies for 21st century personalized medicine,” says Mark Bouzyk, AKESOgen’s CSO.
This year’s crop of Inc.500 companies is the most competitive in the list’s history. "For 34 years, Inc. has welcomed the fastest-growing companies in America into a very exclusive club. To make it among the top 500 companies on the list, honorees had to have grown at least tenfold over the past three years. That’s a result most businesses could only dream of…” says Inc. President and Editor-In-Chief Eric Schurenberg.
Complete results of the Inc.500|5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at www.inc.com/inc500.
About Inc. Magazine
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About AKESOgen, Inc.
AKESOgen is an integrated genomics, genetics and bio-banking company that services the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, clinical, academic, and government sectors for clinical trials, diagnostic clinical testing, and research. Based in Atlanta USA, the company’s main focus is oncology and personalized medicine. AKESOgen’s services include providing high-throughput, biomarker profiling, cytogenetic arrays, sequencing and genomics analysis utilizing different types of markers (e.g. DNA, mRNA, miRNA, and methylation) to CLIA/GLP standards. For more information, visit www.akesogen.com
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Source: BusinessWire. http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20150812005220/en/AKESOgen-Annual-List-America%E2%80%99s-Fastest-Growing-Private-Companies%E2%80%94the#.VczP8JPjrwA