NEW YORK, August 17, 2016 – Inc. magazine ranked ORION TECHNOLOGIES NO. 1227 on its 35th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. In addition to being ranked #1227, Orion Technologies placed #14 in Top Engineering companies and #15 in Top Orlando, FL companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment— its independent small businesses. Companies such as Microsoft, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, Pandora, Timberland, LinkedIn, Yelp, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees of the Inc. 5000.
“We have worked very hard to achieve such growth, and it’s definitely the result of a strong partnership among our executive leadership, the hard-working employees of Orion Technologies, and our many valued clients.” – Nirav Pandya, CEO
Orion Technologies is an Orlando, Florida-based company that specializes in the manufacturing of embedded single board computers (SBC), as well as the design and development of full systems and is one of the fastest-growing companies in Central Florida. Over the past three years, Orion Technologies has experienced a 317% increase in sales growth, allowing them to have a great impact on the embedded technologies industry as a whole.
“The Inc. 5000 list stands out where it really counts,” says Inc. President and Editor-In-Chief Eric Schurenberg. “It honors real achievement by a founder or a team of them. No one makes the Inc. 5000 without building something great – usually from scratch. That’s one of the hardest things to do in business, as every company founder knows. But without it, free enterprise fails.”
The annual Inc. 5000 event honoring all the companies on the list will be held from October 18 through 20, in San Antonio, TX, and Orion Technologies will be in attendance. Speakers include some of the greatest entrepreneurs of this and past generations, such as best-selling author and strategist Tony Robbins, SoulCycle co-founders Elizabeth Cutler and Julie Rice, Cornerstone OnDemand founder, president, and CEO Adam Miller, Marvell Technology Group director and co-founder Weili Dai, and New Belgium Brewing co-founder and executive chair Kim Jordan.About Orion Technologies
Orion Technologies has successfully generated products utilizing an extensive assortment of microprocessors since 1990. Our single board computer product offering includes both custom and standard form factors such as VPX, VME, Compact PCI, PMC, and XMC. The majority of our products are offered in five ruggedization levels from standard commercial to rugged, extended temperature with conduction cooling. At Orion, we strive to provide only the highest quality products backed by our exceptional service and support. Whether it’s a small quantity, one-time requirement or a high-volume product for years to come, we would like to be your partner in embedded solutions. Visit www.oriontechnologies.com to learn more.
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The 2016 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2012 to 2015. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2012. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2015. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2012 is $100,000; the minimum for 2015 is $2 million. As always, Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants for subjective reasons. Companies on the Inc. 500 are featured in Inc.’s September issue. They represent the top tier of the Inc. 5000, which can be found at http://www.inc.com/inc5000.
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