JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Inc. Magazine revealed that Reliant Roofing, Solar, and Hurricane Shutters (Reliant) is number 202 on its second annual Inc. 5000 Regionals: Florida list, the most prestigious ranking of the fastest-growing Florida-based private companies.
Born of the annual Inc. 5000 franchise, this regional list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the Florida economy’s most dynamic segment: its independent small businesses.
“It's a tremendous achievement to be recognized on this list and we are honored to be among this remarkable group of regional organizations," said Cameron Shouppe and Sean Shapiro, owners of Reliant Roofing Inc., in a joint statement. "We are pleased to have continued our success, even amongst the trials our country has faced during the COVID-19 pandemic. This acknowledgment truly is a testament to our amazing staff. We are very privileged and thankful to have a team of professionals, who are dedicated to our customers and our company. We are honored to be recognized by Inc. 5000 Florida Regionals.”
The companies on this list show stunning rates of growth across all industries in Florida. Between 2017 and 2019, these 250 private companies had an average growth rate of 202% and, in 2019 alone, they employed more than 83,000 people and added nearly $11 billion to the Florida economy. Companies based in major metro areas — Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Jacksonville, Tampa, and Orlando — brought in the highest revenue overall.
Complete results of the Inc. 5000 Regionals: Florida, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, metro area, and other criteria, can be found at www.inc.com/inc5000/regionals/florida.
“This list proves the power of companies in Florida no matter the industry,” said Inc. Editor-in-Chief Scott Omelianuk. “The impressive revenues and growth rates prove the insight and diligence of CEOs and that these businesses are here to stay.”