2008 Utah 100


Annual Utah 100 Ranks Fastest Growing Companies at Awards Program

SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 24, 2008 – Interbank FX (www.ibfx.com) was ranked the 2008 fastest growing company in Utah by MountainWest Capital Network (MWCN) (www.mwcn.org) at the 14th annual Utah 100 Awards Program Friday. The annual program recognizes the 100 fastest growing Utah companies, the 15 Top Revenue Growth companies, and 13 “Emerging Elite companies. Click for Video of Utah 100Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:Zion) (www.zionsbancorporation.com) was the top revenue growth company in 2008.

The 100 fastest growing companies in Utah are selected from thousands of eligible applicants throughout the state and represent a cross-section from all industries including those in information technology, biomedical, biotechnical, healthcare, retail, construction and financial services.

“The companies receiving awards at the 2008 luncheon have displayed the entrepreneurial spirit that is alive and thriving in our business communities, said Steven Stauffer, Chairman of the Utah 100 Program and an MWCN officer. “All 100 companies receiving awards at the 2008 luncheon had at least 170 percent growth over the past five years an amazing accomplishment.”

Of the Utah 100, the top five fastest growing companies included:

  • Interbank FX
  • Skullcandy, Inc.
  • Mindshare Technologies
  • LeanWerks LLC

Of the 15 Top Revenue Growth companies, the top five revenue growth companies included:

Zions Bancorporation

Questar Gas

Boart Longyear

Headwaters, Inc.

Overstock.com, Inc.

In addition to the fastest growing companies and top revenue companies, MWCN recognizes companies who don’t meet the qualifications for the Utah 100, yet show great promise for future growth and success, the Emerging Elite. This year, MWCN recognized 13 Utah Emerging Elite companies. (See list below.)

To be eligible for consideration in the Utah 100 fastest growing company category, a company must be a U.S. organization based in Utah, have a reported minimum revenue of $50,000 in the base year of 2003, and have five years of operating history.

Rankings were based on revenue growth from 2003-2007 for each company. The compilation and ranking of the Utah 100 is determined solely by MWCN on information provided by each company through an application process. There is no independent inquiry, verification or audit of the information.

About MountainWest Capital Network

The MountainWest Capital Network is Utah’s first and largest business networking organization devoted to supporting entrepreneurial success by fostering the dynamic flow of information about capital formation and distribution, educating and mentoring excellence, and recognizing and rewarding performance. MWCN accomplishes this through signature activities and events, such as the Utah 100, real-time Deal Flow reporting and recognition, and presentations by industry experts. Reach MWCN at 801-966-1430 or at www.mwcn.org.

2008 Ranking
Utah 100 – Fastest Growth Companies

  1. Interbank FX
  2. Skullcandy, Inc.
  3. Mindshare Technologies
  5. LeanWerks LLC
  6. Fishbowl Inventory
  7. Doba
  8. 3form, Inc.
  9. Access Technology Solutions, LC
  10. BuilderFusion, Inc.
  11. Namifiers, LLC
  12. SkincareRX
  13. Omniture, Inc.
  14. RxAmerica LLC
  15. Re-Bath of Utah
  16. Packsize LLC
  17. Conservice
  18. Dialogue Marketing
  19. Little Adventures
  20. Engenuity Financial
  21. Exact Wave, LLC
  22. MediConnect Global, Inc.
  23. Lifetree Clinical Research
  24. iMergent, Inc.
  25. AdvancedMD Software, Inc.
  26. Fusion Holdings, LLC
  27. Costume Craze, LLC
  28. J.G. Wholesale, LLC
  29. Sewell Direct
  30. HealthCare Insight, LLC
  31. Bedrock Quartz
  32. Spring Communications
  33. Spring2 Technologies
  34. FX Energy, Inc.
  35. Century Chemical, LLC
  36. Creative Times, Inc.
  37. AtTask
  38. Power Innovations International, Inc
  39. Extra Space Storage Inc.
  40. Digital Gateway, Inc.
  41. Carriage House Fine Kitchen Cabinetry, Inc.
  42. MasterControl, Inc.
  43. Jandaco
  44. DirectPointe
  45. Best Vinyl, LLC
  46. MedicineLodge, Inc.
  47. Chapman Innovations
  48. Eliot Management Group, LLC
  49. American Name Services
  50. Opticare of Utah
  51. Rimrock Construction, LLC
  52. inthinc, inc. (formerly Inovar, Inc.)
  53. Precision Time, Inc.
  54. JJ Cole Collection
  55. Companion Systems
  56. Bateman IP Law Group
  57. New Dawn Technologies
  58. LatterDayBride & Prom
  59. VitalSmarts, L.L.C.
  60. Diamond Wireless
  61. ProPay, Inc.
  62. Cirrus Properties Inc.
  63. Management Recruiters of Salt Lake City, Inc
  64. eReinsure.com, Inc.
  65. Ascend HR Solutions
  66. BC Technical, Inc.
  67. Sportsman’s Warehouse, Inc.
  68. SkyWest, Inc.
  69. SunRoc
  70. TrueNorthLogic
  71. Riverwoods Mill, Inc.
  72. Infopia
  73. Candle Warmers Etc.
  74. Body Firm Aerobics, Inc
  75. Name Tag, Inc
  76. Career Step
  77. Demon International
  78. Universal Accounting Center
  79. Provo Craft & Novelty
  80. Overstock.com, Inc.
  81. Innovative Staffing Inc.
  82. Verti-Crete, LLC
  83. Headwaters, Incorporated
  84. ACULIS, Inc.
  85. Intrepid
  86. GoEngineer, Inc.
  87. VPI Engineering
  88. Access Development
  89. SnapLock Industries, Inc.
  90. The Buckner Company
  91. ContentWatch, Inc
  92. Cooper Roberts Simonsen Associates, Inc.
  93. FatPipe Networks
  94. Suspension Connection, Inc.
  95. ServerPlus, LLC
  96. FCS Community Management
  97. Vortex Outdoors
  98. Owell Precast
  99. Wolf Peak International, Inc.
  100. Peterbilt of Utah, Inc.

15 Top Revenue Growth Companies

  1. Zions Bancorporation
  2. Questar Gas
  3. Boart Longyear
  4. Headwaters, Inc.
  5. Overstock.com, Inc.
  6. Sportsman’s Warehouse, nc.
  7. The Layton Companies
  8. RxAmerica LLC
  9. A Plus Benefits Inc.
  10. RC Willey Home Furnishings
  11. CHG Healthcare Services
  12. USANA Health Sciences
  13. Extra Space Storage
  14. Nu Skin Enterprises
  15. SunRoc

2008 Emerging Elite (Alphabetical Order. No ranking)