On Thursday, October 3rd at the Cascade Capital Corporation 2019 Business Growth Awards, two of Orrville Area Chamber members were a part of the 38 outstanding companies recognized.
A Business Growth Award can be achieved by a business by either increasing their sales level by 100 percent/ $5 million or increasing their employee base by 50 percent /25 people over the course of a 5 year period.
Jarrett Companies was awarded, in the category of Service, for Revenue Growth. As a transportation and logistics solutions provider, Jarrett is the parent of Jarrett, Logistics Systems, PackShip, and Jarrett Fleet Services. We have all watched their continuous growth and transformation over the past few years and it is this impressive growth that creates major economic benefit to our community. Jarrett received this award for its increase in sales by 153 percent over the past five years and is not showing any signs of slowing down.
Another local company that is showing no signs of slowing down with a sales increase of 145 percent in the past five years is Venture Products, Inc. Supplying versatility and capability for many different marketplaces, for more than 2 decades, with durable machinery and parts pushed the company sales further. Venture Products was awarded the Huntington Legacy Award for lasting growth in the business but also for remaining equally dedicated to the legacy of service and generosity.
The Chamber would like to congratulate our members, and also other local winners of the Business Growth Awards, the economic impact made by each one is significant and important.
Read more about our members who received recognition and the other companies in the link below.