Port Logistics Group Named to Inc. Magazine’s List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc. 5000

September 29, 2015

Port Logistics Group’s 1st Inclusion Reflects Growth in Highly Competitive Logistics Market

HOUSTON, September 29, 2015 /PR Newswire/ — Port Logistics Group, the nation’s leading provider of gateway logistics services, today announced that it has been recognized in Inc. magazine’s exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s fast growing entrepreneurial companies.

“We are very pleased to be included in this elite group of fast-growing private companies,” said Greg Morello, Chief Marketing Officer for Port Logistics Group. “Our expansions into Seattle and Savannah, as well as strong organic growth in our core LA/Long Beach and New Jersey markets, have allowed Port Logistics Group to maintain an above-market average growth rate.”

The 2015 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at Inc.com and with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc. (available on newsstands August 18 to September 22) is the most competitive crop in the list’s history. The average company on the list achieved a three-year growth of 490%. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue is $205 billion, generating 647,000 jobs over the past three years. 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.

“The story of this year’s Inc. 5000 is the story of great leadership. In an incredibly competitive business landscape, it takes something extraordinary to take your company to the top,” says Inc. President and Editor-InChief Eric Schurenberg. “You have to remember that the average company on the Inc. 5000 grew nearly six-fold since 2012. Business owners don’t achieve that kind of success by accident.”

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CONTACT: Greg Morello | Chief Marketing Officer | Port Logistics Group | gmorello@portlogisticsgroup.com