August 18, 2016
VISALIA, California -- CalCom Solar, a solar project developer and engineering procurement construction (EPC) firm, ranks third (3rd) on the 2016 Inc. 500 list of America’s fastest growing privately-owned companies. The 35th annual Inc. 500 list also ranks CalCom Solar first among the fastest growing companies in the energy sector. The list was published August 17 by Inc. Magazine.
As a high-ranking Inc. 500 honoree, CalCom Solar shares a pedigree with companies such as Intuit, Zappos, Under Armor, Microsoft, GroPro, Patagonia, Timberland, Clif Bar, Oracle and other notable Inc. 500 alumni.
“We are thrilled to be ranked # 3 on this year’s Inc. 500 list. In particular, we are honored to be in the same league as prior Inc. 500 honorees that are now leading U.S. companies,” said CalCom Solar CEO Dylan Dupre. “I am excited about the Company's strategic direction and our commitment to delivering world class projects, technology and exceptional customer service. We’ve been profitable since our inception, and going forward our business model emphasizes a disciplined and balanced approach to growth and profitability."
The CalCom Solar team remains focused on bringing high quality technology and decades of professional expertise to make solar energy profitable. As a leading solar solutions provider, CalCom Solar takes enormous pride in consistently delivering optimal quality and maintaining excellent long-term customer relations, with many repeat and referral customers. Mr. Dupre added, “We’re very proud to be deploying solar energy for the agricultural community; solar is a crucial resource that makes tremendous environmental and economic sense, enabling individuals and organizations to reduce costs and facilitate effective water and resource management – while improving their bottom line."
"The Inc. 5000 list 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,” noted Inc. President and Editor-In-Chief Eric Schurenberg.
About CalCom Solar
Founded in California’s Central Valley, CalCom Solar provides energy solutions for commercial agricultural operations and water management organizations. Today CalCom Solar employs 54 people full-time, and hires as many as 70 temporary employees from the local community. The success of the company reflects CalCom Solar’s sustainability ethic and strong conviction that a company can provide customers with reliable energy solutions, provide stable jobs in disadvantaged areas, maintain profitability, and have a positive impact on the community and the environment. For more information, please visit www.calcomsolar.com.
About the Inc. Magazine Ranking
The full 2016 Inc. 5000, the top 500 of which are featured in Inc.’s September issue, is the most competitive crop in the list’s history. The average company on the list achieved a mind-boggling three-year growth of 433%. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue is $200 billion, and the companies on the list collectively generated 640,000 jobs over the past three years, or about 8% of all jobs created in the entire economy during that period. Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at www.inc.com/inc5000.
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