Inc. Magazine recently identified Tech-Flo Consulting as one of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States, ranking it 531st overall on a list of 5,000 independent firms.
Founded in 2006 and headquartered in Conroe, Texas, Tech-Flo offers a wide range of products and services for companies in the energy industry, including jet pumps, separators, equipment packaging, pump maintenance, frac flowback and drill stem testing. Within the energy sector, Tech-Flo was found to be the 23rd fastest-growing private company.
Tech-Flo was ranked seventh among companies in the Houston Metro area and 53rd among all companies in Texas. In 2012, the company's revenue totaled $6.8 million, up more than 850 percent from three years earlier. During that period, the company has also expanded its workforce by more than 200 percent.
In a press release announcing the company's inclusion on the Inc. 5000, Tech-Flo CEO Bill Jackson said he believes that the recognition reflects positively on the efforts made by his employees every day.
"Only by the hard work and dedication of our Tech-Flo team, have we been able to attain this phenomenal achievement," Jackson said. "We are thrilled with the results we've accomplished as a team and are excited about the path we are on and the direction we are going."
Inc. Editor Eric Schurenberg added that many of the companies recognized by the publication are "hidden champions of job growth and innovation" that provide much of the "real muscle of the American economy."
Going forward, Tech-Flo will continue to support the growth of the U.S. energy industry by providing the jet pumps and related services that help well operators produce oil and gas in a safe, efficient manner.