Janus International Group LLC, a manufacturer of self-storage roll-up doors and building components, has been named to “Inc.” Magazine’s “Inc. 5000” list of fastest-growing private companies for the fourth time in the last nine years. Janus ranked No. 2,391 on the 2017 list, nearly 2,000 positions higher than when it first appeared on the list in 2008, according to a press release.
Companies that made the top 5,000 have grown six-fold on average since 2013. During the same period, the U.S. economy grew 6.7 percent, according to “Inc.” Just 10 percent of ranked companies have appeared on the list four times.
Janus reported revenue of $293.9 million, a 151 percent increase since its listing last year. It also added 120 jobs, the release stated.
"This significant achievement is a testament to the commitment of our leadership team and the strong network of employees that make our company great," said David Curtis, president and CEO of Janus. "To be included in this prestigious list of companies for the fourth time is a great honor. We are driven to lead the industry by developing solutions that continue to meet the needs of our customers, who we believe are instrumental to our continued success."
Skillz Inc., a San Francisco-based software company specializing in mobile gaming, ranked No. 1 on the list. It reported revenue of $54.2 million, a 50,059 percent increase from the previous year, according to the ranking.
To be eligible for the list, companies must be for-profit, independent, privately held and based in the United States. “Inc.” first published its top 5,000 list in 1982.
Headquartered in Temple, Ga., Janus has six U.S. locations as well as manufacturing facilities in Europe and Mexico. The company is owned by Saw Mill Capital Partners LP, a New York-based private equity investment fund managed by Saw Mill Capital LLC.