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Nation's #1 Small Business Named in Top 1,000 List by Influential Inc. Magazine
Sep 03, 2010 (04:09 PM EDT)
ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Engineering & Computer Simulations (ECS) announced today that it has been named on Inc. 5000's prestigious list, ranking number 857 due to their high growth rate over the last three years. Earlier this year, the company's founder, Waymon Armstrong, was honored by the U.S. Government, Small Business Administration as the top small business in the Nation.
The Inc. list represents a comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy-America's independent-minded entrepreneurs. Music website Pandora, convenience store chain 7-Eleven, Brooklyn Brewery, and Radio Flyer, maker of the iconic children's red wagon, are among the prominent brands featured on this year's list.
"The leaders of the companies on this year's Inc. 5000 have figured out how to grow their businesses during the longest recession since the Great Depression," said Inc. president Bob LaPointe. "The 2010 Inc. 5000 showcases a particularly hardy group of entrepreneurs."
ECS is providing its customers innovative, high tech learning solutions through virtual worlds and gaming technology. This month the company delivered to the government its first mobile apps, TraumaCon™, for the iPhone and android. The app is providing learning and collaboration capabilities for the U.S. military. The company is a software development and solutions company located in Orlando, Florida. The core mission of the organization is to provide advanced learning technology solutions to clients within the Commercial and Government sector.
The company's exponential growth is a direct reflection of the superior training and simulation products and services they deliver to ECS customers. "It is an honor to be included in the top 1,000," said Waymon Armstrong, president of ECS. "Success at ECS is truly a team effort and I credit this selection and our company's continued growth both to the innovative and talented ECS team and our insightful and dedicated clients," he added.
SOURCE Engineering & Computer Simulations