BOWIE, Md., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Government Solutions, Inc. (AGS) today announced that Inc. magazine has once again selected AGS on its eighth annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. This is the fifth year that AGS has been honored with this selection, making it part of the Exclusive Inc. 5000 Honor Roll. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy--America's independent entrepreneurs.
Jack Savage, Executive Vice President, stated, "As we approach AGS's 15(th) anniversary in October 2014, the owners and management are proud of the growth we have achieved but are even more proud of each and every one of our employees who have made it happen. Because we live in America, we have had the distinctive ability to pursue our entrepreneurial dreams, and to take personal and financial risks and achieve them. Our country has grown and prospered, not by imperialism or greed, but through the hard work of Americans and the entrepreneurs who have founded companies and employ our citizens so that we all can achieve life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness."
In a stagnant economic environment, median growth rate of 2013 Inc. 500|5000 companies is an impressive 142 percent. The companies on this year's list report having created over 520,000 jobs in the past three years, and aggregate revenue among the honorees reached $241 billion.
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/5000.
"Not all the companies in the Inc. 500|5000 are in glamorous industries, but in their fields they are as famous as household name companies simply by virtue of being great at what they do. They are the hidden champions of job growth and innovation, the real muscle of the American economy," says Inc. Editor Eric Schurenberg.
AGS was founded in 1999, and incorporated in the State of Maryland in 2004. The firm provides professional services including information technology solutions and services, management services, training and a variety of office support services to commercial, and federal and state agency client around the United States. Headquartered in Bowie, Maryland, the firm employs approximately 100 people currently located in six states and the District of Columbia. For more information, visit: www.agsi.net.
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SOURCE Advanced Government Solutions, Inc.