Tampa Bay companies make a strong showing on UF’s Gator100
In Florida, we grow big alligators. In the Tampa Bay area, it turns out Gators grow big companies.
The University of Florida’s Entrepreneurship & Innovation Center released its second annual Gator100, which honors the fastest-growing companies owned or led by UF alumni.
A total of 12 Tampa Bay area companies made the 2016 List, including several that appeared on the Tampa Bay Business Journal’s Fast 50 in 2015. At No. 4, Cabinets.com was the highest-ranking local company with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from 2012-2014 of 125.97 percent. The company appeared on the TBBJ’s 2015 List as well, although by its formal name of Kitchen Resources Direct.
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