2013 Upstart Winners



Rank Company Name Sales Growth % Description
1 US Freight LLC 1856% US Freight LLC is a rapidly growing transportation firm, providing exceptional service to customers nationwide.
2 Content Marketing Institute 1532% Content Marketing Institute is the leading training organization for content marketing, and holds the largest industry event on the planet, Content Marketing World.
3 Guggenheim Commercial Real Estate Group, Inc. 592% Guggenheim Commercial Real Estate Group is a commercial real estate company providing comprehensive real estate services on a national level.
4 Payroll4Construction.com 442% Payroll4Construction.com is an online payroll service provider just for the construction industry.
5 Grants Plus 209% Grants Plus provides grant writing, consulting, and expert advice that strengthen a nonprofit's fundraising efforts.
6 Aurum Wealth Management Group, LLC 190% Aurum is a Cleveland-based Registered Investment Advisor serving individuals and corporate retirement plans.
7 Global Real Estate Advisors Inc. 164% Northeast Ohio's commercial real estate services company.
8 Brian Kyles Construction Landscapes of Distinction 158% Brian Kyles is a full-service landscape design, installation and maintenance service provider.
9 Value Based Solutions, LLC 107% Value Based Solutions is a consulting services firm specializing in cost reduction and complex program management.
10 Accellis Technology Group, Inc. 89% Accellis Technology Group is one of the nation's most recognized legal technology solution providers.
11 On the Rise Artisan Breads 70% Focuses on delivering fresh delicious breads and daily desserts.
12 The T1 Company 64% A completely cloud-based phone company offering voice, data, conferencing and managed desktop services.
13 JCF Marketing, Inc. 63% JCF Marketing is a full-service advertising agency specializing in strategic marketing driven by award-winning creativity.
14 TLC Products (J.T.B. Direct Marketing, Inc.) 50% TLC Products develops, manufactures, and markets live bacterial products for improved water quality in aquatic systems.
15 Roeder Consulting, Inc. 47% Roeder consulting offers project management training and consulting.
16 Joining Metals Inc. 37% Joining Metals Inc. specializes in custom fabrication, machining, laser cutting, forming, and welding.
17 Town Money Saver, Inc. 31% Town Money Saver is a hometown-oriented monthly direct mail piece featuring local retail business.
18 Ardleigh Minerals Incorporated 31% Ardleigh Minerals is your #1 comprehensive recycler of industrial materials, with aerospace industry specialization.
19 O'Reilly Equipment 30% O'Reill Equipment is a full-service truck, trailer, and snowplow equipment sales and service facility.
20 Corporate Technologies Group, Inc. 30% Northeast Ohio's leading voice and data technology company.

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