GrowFL Florida Companies to Watch Honorees

Company Honoree County
4ocean PBC Alex Schulze, CEO and Founder Palm Beach County
A&M Manufacturing, Inc. John Hemken, CEO Levy County
Admiral Dan Rua, CEO Alachua County
All Florida Safety Institute Mark Allen, CEO St. Johns County
Arranta Bio Mark Bamforth, Founder, Exec. Chair & CEO Alachua County
Artemis IT Travis Proctor, CEO Brevard County
Atlas Networks Anand Pallegar, Founder Sarasota County
Aventusoft, LLC Kaustubh Kale, Founder and CEO Palm Beach County
Aventusoft, LLC Joe Quinn, CEO and Founder Palm Beach County
BMP Logic Doug Crawford, CEO Gilchrist County
Century Metals & Supplies, Inc. Misael Rosario, CEO Miami-Dade County
CES Alvaro Mendoza, President Palm Beach County
Concealment Express, LLC Sang Cho, President and CFO, Partner Duval County
Concepta Technologies Leonardo Farias, CEO Orange County
Doctor Aromas Rolando Epstein, CEO Miami-Dade County
EBI Management Group, Inc. Mark Kilcawley, CEO Escambia County
Entech Innovative Engineering John Marhoefer, Owner Brevard County
ER Precision Optical Corp. Mark Hess, President and CEO Orange County
Embark Safety, LLC Edwin Sosa, President Orange County
Euro-Wall Systems, LLC Mike Zurbrigen, Principal/ CEO Sarasota County
Feathr Aidan Augustin, President and Co-Founder Alachua County
Flatwoods Consulting Group Inc. Shannon Gonzalez, President Hillsborough County
Harmar Mobility, LLC Steven Dawson, CEO Sarasota County
Impresiv Health Marcus Fontaine, President Seminole County
Impulse Creative, Inc. Remington Begg, CEO Charlotte County
Integrated Physical Therapy Craig Cohen, Owner and Director Miami-Dade County
Lenkbar, LLC Erik Papenfuss, CEO/President Collier County
M2E Consulting Engineers Misha Mladenovic, President Miami-Dade County
Met-Con, Inc. Dennis Dammann, President Brevard County
Multicom, Inc. Sherman Miller, President and CEO Seminole County
MPLT Healthcare Jay Mays, CEO Palm Beach County
Nilogen Oncosystems, LLC Sigrid Volko, CEO and President Hillsborough County
Omega Medical Imaging Brian Fleming, President Seminole County
Packaging Alternatives Corporation Jim Byrne, President Marion County
Palletized, LLC Maximiliano Trujillo, CoFounder Miami-Dade County
Priority Marketing Teri Hansen, President and Creative Director Lee County
ProcureAbility John Evans, CEO Duval County
Q-PAC Matt Kent, CEO St. Johns County
Rapid Genomics Leandro Neves, CEO Alachua County
Revcontent Richard Marques. CEO Sarasota County
Rock Paper Simple Joshua Adams, CEO Brevard County
Salesmsg, LLC Chris Brisson, CEO Palm Beach County
Scenthound Tim Vogel, Founder and CEO Palm Beach County
Space Coast Intelligent Solutions, Inc. Brian Jaskiewicz, President and CEO Brevard County
The SilverLogic David Hartmann, CEO and Owner Palm Beach County
Urban E Recycling Dellinda Rabinowitz, President Hillsborough County
Vested Metals International, LLC Viv Helwig, President St. Johns County
We Insure Philip Visali, CEO Duval County
Xendoo Lillian Roberts, CEO and Founder Broward County
ZipKord Solutions Jeffrey Rudd, President and CEO Sarasota County

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Economic Impact

As of 11/10/2020

From 2016 through 2019, these companies generated $813 million in revenue and added 668 employees, reflecting a 103% increase in revenue and 113% increase in jobs for the four-year period. That translates into a 27% average annual revenue growth and 20% average annual growth in employees.

Even through the pandemic, these companies projected continued growth in 2020, with a 15% revenue increase and 17% growth in employees compared to 2019. If their projections hold, these companies will have generated $1.14 billion in revenue and added 887 employees over the last five years — a 133% increase in revenue and 150% increase in jobs since 2016.

Summary of Honoree Demographics

7 Regions, 18 Counties and 30 Cities Represented
46% Women, Veteran and/or Minority-Owned
48% LLC/LLP / 30% S Corp. / 20% C. Corp.
Oldest Company Formed: 1979 (41 years) / Newest: 2019 (1 year)

20 Different Industries Represented

Largest industry representation:
Manufacturing 24%
Information Technology 12%

Revenue 2019

$282 million
(27% annual increase)
Avg. revenue/company
$14 million

Employment 2019

1,993 (20% annual increase)
Avg. jobs/company: 40

Economic Impact Between
2016 and 2019

Revenue $813 million
Employment 668 jobs added

Projected Growth 2020 vs 2019

Revenue: $41 million
(15% increase)
Employment: 219 New Jobs
(17% increase)