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Axis secures #312 spot on 2016 Inc. 5000 list for fastest-growing private companies in America

 Wednesday, August 10, 2016 | New York
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Inc. magazine today ranked Axis Global Enterprises No. 312 on its 36th annual Inc. 500|5000 (and #14 in Construction), an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies.

The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy-America's independent entrepreneurs. As an Inc. 500 honoree, Axis Global Enterprises now shares a pedigree with Intuit, Zappos, Under Armour, Microsoft, GoPro, Timberland, Clif Bar, Patagonia, Oracle and other notable alumni.

"Axis' ranking on the Inc. 500 list attests to the incredible achievements we've made as a company in just a few short years," said Ross Vierra, Axis CEO and President. "We're passionate about helping businesses harness their potential by building their vision and securing their future with comprehensive construction and integrated security technology solutions."

The 2016 Inc. 5000, soon to be unveiled online at and with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc. (available on newsstands August 18 to September 22) is the most competitive crop in the list's history. The average company on the list achieved a mind-boggling three-year growth of 490%. The Inc. 5000's aggregate revenue is $205 billion, generating 647,000 jobs over the past three years. Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at

Axis Global Enterprises will be recognized among the other Inc. 5000 honerees at the 25th annual Inc. 5000 Conference and Awards Ceremony, taking place October 18-20, 2016 in San Anotonio, Texas.


About Axis Global Enterprises

Axis Global Enterprises is a full service, Class A General Contractor, providing both construction and integrated security technology (dba ASI Security) solutions to government, military, and commercial clients in Virginia, North Carolina and beyond. Axis is fully licensed, bonded and insured, and is certified as a minority-owned, SBA 8(a), Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB). For more information, please visit


About Inc. and the Inc. 500|5000

The 2016 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2012 to 2015. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2012. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent--not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies--as of December 31, 2015. The minimum revenue required for 2012 is $100,000; the minimum for 2015 is $2 million.

Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures, Inc. is the only major brand dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies, with the aim to deliver real solutions for today's innovative company builders. Winner of the National Magazine Award for General Excellence in both 2014 and 2012. Total monthly audience reach for the brand has grown significantly from 2,000,000 in 2010 to over 13,000,000 today.

The Inc. 500|5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. Started in 1982, this prestigious list of the nation's most successful private companies has become the hallmark of entrepreneurial success. The Inc. 5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony is an annual event that celebrates their remarkable achievements. The event also offers informative workshops, celebrated keynote speakers, and evening functions. For more information on Inc., visit


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