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5LINX Enterprises ranks No. 1 on 2012 Top 100

Rochester Business Journal
October 26, 2012

5LINX Enterprises Inc., ranked 94th a year ago, now is the region’s fastest-growing private company. It took the top spot on the 2012 Rochester Top 100 released today by the Rochester Business Alliance Inc. and KPMG LLC.

The Henrietta-based company employs 260, up from 200 last year and 175 in 2010 and 2009, when it ranked 14th and second, respectively.

Maris Systems Design Inc. placed second on the 2012 list. Gorbel Inc., Ramar Steel Erectors Inc. and D'Agostino General Contractors Inc. rounded out the top five.

To be eligible for the Rochester Top 100, companies must be privately held, have its headquarters in the Rochester region and have at least $1 million in annual revenues for each of three most recent fiscal years. The No. 1 company on the 2011 list, Manning & Napier Advisors Inc., went public last fall.

This year is the 26th anniversary of the Rochester Top 100. The companies on the list will be honored Nov. 1 at a gala luncheon at the Rochester Riverside Convention Center.

Here is the complete 2012 Rochester Top 100 list:

1. 5LINX Enterprises Inc.
2. Maris Systems Design Inc.    
3. Gorbel Inc.    
4. Ramar Steel Erectors Inc.    
5. D'Agostino General Contractors Inc.    
6. OptiPro Systems LLC    
7. Xelic Inc.    
8. Bob Johnson Chevrolet    
9. The Nichols Team Inc.    
10. Aloi Materials Handling    
11. Fibertech Networks LLC    
12. Systems Management/Planning Inc.    
13. Midwest Inc.    
14. Calvary Design Team Inc.    
15. Brand Cool Marketing
16. Optimation Technology Inc.
17. Nymat Machine Tool Corp.
18. Surmotech Inc.    
19. IV4 Inc.
20. Leveraging Technology Solutions LLC
21. D.P. Tool & Machine Inc.    
22. Quality Recruiting    
23. VetPharm Inc.    
24. ConServe    
25. Soleo Communications Inc.    
26. eHealth Technologies    
27. TOPTICA Photonics Inc.    
28. Custom Courier Solutions Inc.    
29. Century Mold Co. Inc.
30. MaeTec Power    
31. iCardiac Technologies Inc.    
32. Optimax Systems Inc.    
33. Parlec Inc.    
34. Liberty Pumps Inc.    
35. T&T Materials    
36. Rochester Optical    
37. New York Technology Partners Inc.    
38. Premium Mortgage Corp.    
39. Gleason Corp.    
40. Klein Steel Service Inc.    
41. DDS Cos.    
42. Mech Tech HVAC Inc.    
43. Ambrell, an Ameritherm Co.    
44. VP Supply Corp.    
45. RES Exhibit Services LLC    
46. The Duke Co.    
47. Rochester Magnet    
48. Premier Sign Systems LLC    
49. Abrasive-Tool Corp.    
50. Auction Direct USA    
51. D3 Engineering LLC    
52. Spex Precision Machine    
53. American Packaging Corp.    
54. Wellington Steele & Associates Inc.    
55. Yellow Page City Inc.    
56. Pictometry International Corp.    
57. P3 Systems Inc.    
58. D4 LLC    
59. Northern Air Systems Inc.    
60. Rochester Precision Optics LLC    
61. Stefan Sydor Optics Inc.    
62. Pharos Systems International Inc.    
63. Heritage Packaging    
64. Mastro Graphic Arts Inc.    
65. Admar Supply Co. Inc.    
66. FM Office Express Inc.    
67. Sutherland Global Services Inc.    
68. O'Connell Electric Co.    
69. Acker-Pak LLC    
70. id Sign Systems Inc.    
71. Integrated Facility Solutions    
72. Ovation Payroll Inc.    
73. ComTec Solutions    
74. Lewis Tree Service Inc.    
75. Wegmans Food Markets Inc.    
76. Broadstone Real Estate LLC    
77. Butler/Till Media Services Inc.    
78. Five Star Tool Co.    
79. Van Zile Travel Service    
80. Keller Williams Realty Greater Rochester    
81. DeCarolis Truck Rental Inc.    
82. Regional Computer Recycling & Recovery    
83. Tel-Tru Manufacturing Co.    
84. KJT Group Inc.    
85. BioWorks Inc.    
86. Integre Technologies LLC    
87. E.E.P. Quality Group Inc.    
88. Gates Automotive Centers    
89. VarData LLC    
90. Empire Precision Plastics    
91. HR Works Inc.    
92. Saelig Co. Inc.    
93. Crosman Corp.    
94. H&C Tool Supply Corp.    
95. WebTitle Agency    
96. The Dorschel Automotive Group    
97. iSecure LLC
98. Classic Automation LLC    
99. Benefit Resource Inc.
100. CMI Communications

(c) 2012 Rochester Business Journal. To obtain permission to reprint this article, call 585-546-8303 or email service@rbj.net.


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Kate Smith at 12:39:12 PM on 10/26/2012
Congratulations, 5LINX! A well deserved honor for a great company! It is nice to see that they are doing well in Rochester and all over the country.

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