The Weatherhead 100 award was established in 1988 to celebrate Northeast Ohio’s spirit of entrepreneurship and to recognize companies that exemplify innovative success in our region. The annual Weatherhead 100 awards ceremony recognizes the region’s fastest-growing companies based on revenue from the past five years. Qualifying companies can enter in one of the following categories:
Weatherhead 100 Upstarts are fast-growing companies with 15 or fewer employees or net sales of less than $5M last year.
Weatherhead 100 winners are celebrated for big growth in net sales over the past five years—from at least $100k to at least $1M.
Weatherhead 100 Centurions are fast-growing companies with at least $100M net sales last year and help drive the region.