Philadelphia, PA – September 20, 2016
Pentec Health has been recognized as one of the Philadelphia regions fastest growing companies. The 2016 award marks Pentec’s inclusion on the Philadelphia 100® for the sixth time in the past 7 years. Last year, Pentec was inducted into the Philadelphia 100® Award’s Hall of Fame, an achievement earned as a five-time award winner. The Philadelphia 100® is considered to be the standard of excellence for entrepreneurial success in the region and is awarded by the Wharton Small Business Development Center (SBDC) in conjunction with the Entrepreneurs’ Forum of Greater Philadelphia.
“Our consistent and progressive growth attests to both Pentec’s entrepreneurial spirit and the commitment our employees have made to providing exceptional health care to our patients,” said Joseph Cosgrove, Chairman, President and CEO of Pentec Health. Mr. Cosgrove also stated, “Being awarded, once again, with one of the most sought-after titles in the region demonstrates our ability to stay the course we have charted for ourselves.”
“We’re very excited to be part of this very special program,” says Celeste Corrado, Director of the Wharton Small Business Development Center (SBDC). “Tracking the growth and providing assistance to emerging businesses in the region is really the mission of Wharton SBDC. The tradition of excellence embodied by the Philadelphia 100® Awards actualizes that mission in a very dramatic and compelling way.”
The 28th Annual Philadelphia 100® Awards Ceremony will be held Thursday, October 27, 2016 revealing the rankings and growth rates of the 100 honored companies. A complete alphabetical list of the winning companies with rankings will be posted on the Philadelphia100.com website by midnight of October 27th.
About Pentec Health
For 33 years, Pentec Health has been an industry leader in providing outsourced, physician prescribed, custom prepared, patient-specific, compounded sterile medications that are intended for patient administration in the home as well as various alternate administration sites.
About the Philadelphia 100®
The Philadelphia 100® is a joint project of the Wharton Small Business Development Center, the Entrepreneurs’ Forum of Greater Philadelphia, and the Philadelphia Business Journal. The rankings are based on verified revenue growth and the program’s evaluation has been carefully managed to insure its fairness and integrity. As a result, ranking as a Philadelphia 100® company is highly competitive. For more on The Philadelphia 100®, please visit http://www.philadelphia100.com.
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