Ward Williston Oil Company ranked in Top 50 American Energy Companies by Inc. 5000
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Michigan – September 8, 2008
Inc.com, the online arm of Inc. Magazine recently announced its annual ranking of the 5,000 fastest-growing private companies in the country, and Ward Williston Oil Company is among the top 50 American energy companies.
“It’s truly an exciting honor and we are all thrilled with the ranking,” says President Laurie Cunnington. “This is something our whole company has been working toward and we are all very happy for the recognition.”
The list is a comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy--America’s independent-minded entrepreneurs. Ward Williston Oil Company is one of 5,000 companies that made the list which reported aggregate revenue of $185 billion and median three-year growth of 147 percent. Most of the 2008 Inc. 5000 companies were engines of job growth, having created more than 826,033 jobs since they were founded. A complete list of results of the Inc. 5000 can be found at www.inc5000.com.
Ward Williston Oil Company is among the hottest and fastest growing businesses in the Energy category which grew in total a whopping 298%. Ward Williston Oil Company enjoyed a 217.5% growth in a three-year period.
Ward Williston Oil Company has been in the business of oil since 1952 with operations in North Dakota, Michigan and Colorado. The company drills for oil and provides transportation, production, rentals and consulting services for other oil producing companies.