Summit Receives Inc. Hire Power Award
Summit has recently received an Inc.com Hire Power Award for placing among the top 100 job creators of 2013, based on a recent survey conducted by the online magazine. Companies from over 25 industry categories were represented in the survey. Summit added 459 jobs, ranking it second among security industry firms that participated, and third among; third among participants from the state of New York; and 22nd among all survey participants.
Summit was featured in the “Meet the Job Creators” story from Inc. Magazine, http://www.inc.com/hire-power/list, which introduced the 2013 Hire Power Awards honorees. This impressive crop of companies created 51,327 jobs in 18 months, helping to keep the U.S. economy moving forward.
With annual revenues of over $100 million, Summit ranks as the 15th largest among all contract security companies in the United States, and among the top 10 privately owned firms. Despite the “acquisition culture” that exists among larger companies in the security industry, Summit’s strategic plan centers on measured, organic growth. This successful business model has resulted in a security, investigative, and background screening services portfolio that includes over 500 clients, ranging from global Fortune 500 companies to critical infrastructure facilities to international commercial aviation companies to large government agencies. Summit currently employs over 3,300 professionals.