CHARLOTTE, N.C.– Environmental Service Systems (ESS), a minority-owned company that provides integrated facilities maintenance services, announced it ranked no. 42 on Charlotte Business Journal’s Fast 50, a ranking of privately held companies with at least $1 million in revenue in 2021. With headquarters in the Charlotte area, these companies are evaluated and ranked on the basis of the average percentage of annual revenue growth over a three-year period.
President and Founder of ESS, Edgar Ruth, attributes the company’s strong revenue growth to the team’s hard work and continuous improvement over the years as well as their perseverance through innumerable challenges during the pandemic. Ruth stated, “ESS is grateful to Charlotte Business Journal for recognizing the effort that made it possible to achieve outstanding three-year revenue growth from 2019 to 2021. Earning this coveted ranking among Charlotte’s fastest-growing private companies highlights the tireless efforts of our team to work at their full potential in order to meet the needs of our customers in a wide range of industries. This is also a testament to our amazing customers that are relying on our professional facilities maintenance services to create clean, safe, and healthy work environments without compromising on service quality. Through the talent and dedication of our valued personnel, ESS anticipates continued growth in the next years with enhanced business performance and success.”