East Longmeadow, MA, January 27, 2009 – In recognition of the economic power of privately held businesses, DiversityBusiness.com, the nations? leading business-to-business internet site, recently named Con-Test Analytical Laboratory as one of the top businesses in the United States.
This is the 9th annual listing of the State of Massachusetts and the Nation’s top businesses by DiversityBusiness.com. Ranging in revenue size from $1,000,000 to over $431,000,000, the companies listed on the Top Business Lists represent the Nation’s top multicultural earners and challenge the long-held notion that a privately held business is small or insignificant. Winners are sought after by major corporations wishing to increase spending with small businesses.
“Entrepreneurs are a growing force in the U.S. economy, and a force to be reckoned with,” said Kenton Clarke, CEO of Computer Consulting Associates International, the company that built DiversityBusiness.com. “This is a whole business segment that can carry its own, that provides jobs, products and services, and generates wealth for their communities. These are the new leaders in American business.”
“We are honored to be selected. This list represents a wide variety of success stories across the country, and we could not be more proud then to be associated with these firms.” – Thomas Veratti, V.P.
This List is a classification that represents the top small businesses in the U.S., in sectors such as technology, manufacturing, food service and professional services. Large organizational buyers throughout the country that do business with multicultural, small and women-owned businesses use the list. The List is produced annually by DiversityBusiness.com, the nation’s leading multicultural B2B Internet portal that links large organizational buyers to multicultural product and service suppliers.
The winning companies will be honored at a special awards ceremony at DiversityBusiness.com’s “9th Annual Multicultural Business Conference”, taking place April 29 – May 1, 2009 at the Disney’s Contemporary Resort in Orlando, Florida.
About Con-Test Analytical Laboratory:
CON-TEST Analytical Laboratory is a full service environmental testing laboratory. Our expertise covers nearly all product, soil, air, and water analysis. Con-Test has experienced staff and state of the art instrumentation to provide quality analytical services, balancing response and prompt turnaround with precise and reliable analyses. Our leading data quality program focuses on legally defensible data to our clients ensuring consistent data integrity. Our value-added service includes expertise in technical and customer service reflected in a diverse customer base. Con-Test serves the environmental engineer/consulting community, municipalities, industry, government, utilities and homeowners.