This marks Pro Mach's 5th time on the Inc. 5000, which ranks the fastest growing private companies nationwide by 3-year sales growth. This is Pro Mach's 11th year on Cincinnati's Deloitte 100, which ranks private companies in the region by total revenue.
Driven by a 3-year sales growth rate of 73%, Pro Mach moved up more than 750 spots on the Inc. 5000 from its first year on the list in 2008 and 44 spots higher than last year to receive its highest ranking yet. Inc. ranks Pro Mach 37th among the fastest growing companies in the Cincinnati Metro Area.
Pro Mach's total 2014 revenue of $497 million ranks 60th among all companies on the Inc. 5000 and 2nd among manufacturers. Pro Mach ranks 2nd in total revenue among Cincinnati companies on the Inc. list and 3rd among Ohio companies. Pro Mach ranks 24th on the Deloitte list, which lists all private companies in the greater Cincinnati region by total revenue, regardless of growth rate.
"We are fortunate to have outstanding employees across all our brands who focus on creating value for our customers and growing our business," said Pro Mach President and CEO Mark Anderson. "This honor is a testament to our employees and their ability to work together, deliver results, and aspire for new levels of excellence each and every day."
Pro Mach is one of North America's largest packaging and processing machinery manufacturers and integrated system providers, with more than 25 equipment brands sold throughout the world. Pro Mach provides automated solutions that drive efficiency and increase packaging and processing performance for diverse food, beverage, pharmaceutical, consumer goods, and industrial goods companies. It manufactures and integrates Bottling and Capping, Primary Packaging, Flexible Packaging, Material Handling, Labeling and Coding, and End-of-Line solutions. Pro Mach has manufacturing and sales facilities in the US, Canada, Mexico, and Europe. Pro Mach's capability to be a single source provider for a wide range of complementary products and integrated systems across multiple parts of the processing, packaging, and product handling line makes it unique in the industry. Pro Mach's top customers include many of the world's most recognizable brands.
Pro Mach added over 845 employees in the three years, making it one of the leaders among manufacturers on the Inc. list for employees added. Pro Mach boasts one of the largest and most experienced engineering and customer support staffs in the packaging industry. Average employee tenure is well over 15 years. Pro Mach is a leader in packaging and processing innovation, sustainable manufacturing and incorporating common packaging machinery standards such as PackML. Pro Mach's ProCustomer® brand for service and support is at the forefront of ensuring a superior customer experience throughout the purchase and product lifecycle. Earlier this year Pro Mach introduced ProTech, an advanced remote monitoring and service support system to improve Overall Equipment Effectiveness.
"Our focus remains on building long term customer relationships based on providing high performing packaging, processing, and material handling systems and outstanding service and support," added Mr. Anderson. "We will continue to invest in our solutions by hiring the best and brightest in manufacturing, engineering and customer support."
According to Inc., the companies on this year's list reported aggregate revenue of $205 billion and generated 647,000 jobs over the past three years.