Global Location Strategies on Inc. 5000 for Second Year

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Global Location Strategies (GLS) made the Inc. 5000 for the second straight year. GLS ranked No. 3233 on the list, the most prestigious ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in America.


“Our team has worked incredibly hard this year keeping up with the demand for our site selection services and expanding our portfolio of tech solutions,” said GLS President and Founding Principal Didi Caldwell. “Moving up 748 places on the Inc. 5000 is strong validation that we’re making smart decisions for our clients and our company.”

Inc. 5000 ranks companies by percentage revenue growth from the previous three years. Since 2018, GLS grew sales by 164 percent. The company also went from six employees in 2018 to 15 today. In its core business of site selection services, GLS has led 12 announced projects since 2018 creating 2,666 jobs and representing $13.4 billion in capital investment. It also developed and launched two proprietary software solutions –– Site Shepherd and Lasso –– to assist customers with specialized site selection functions.

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 www.inc.com/inc5000. The top 500 companies are featured in the September issue of Inc. magazine, which will be available on August 23.

“The accomplishment of building one of the fastest-growing companies in the U.S., in light of recent economic roadblocks, cannot be overstated,” says Scott Omelianuk, editor-in-chief of Inc. “Inc. is thrilled to honor the companies that have established themselves through innovation, hard work, and rising to the challenges of today.”


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