The Pediatric Connection was honored to be one of ten up and coming local companies who were honored November 11, 2001 by the Richmond Venture Forum.
A crowd of about 200 attended the Greater Richmond Companies to Watch, an annual event put on by the Venture Forum to recognize promising local companies that have the potential to rapidly expand. Read the article here.
From the owners: “Receiving recognition for what you do and who you are is a great thing and we thank The Richmond Venture Forum. We are fortunate to have great employees who are committed and share the passion for what we do. We recognize that it is they who make us special. Thanks to all of you for what you do!” ~Beth Bailey & Bruce Green
The Initiative for a Competitive Inner City and Fortune Magazine released the 2011 Inner City 100 list of the fastest-growing inner city companies in the U.S. The Pediatric Connection ranked 97 on this year’s list. The Inner City 100 program recognizes successful inner city companies and their CEO’s as role models for entrepreneurship, innovative business practices and job creation in America’s urban communities. The full list can be viewed at www.fortune.com/innercity100.
The rankings for each company were announced at the Inner City 100 Awards Dinner on Thursday, May 12, 2011 in Boston, MA. Winners attended a two-day event featuring seminars for Inner City 100 owners and managers at Harvard Business School, a procurement symposium and an awards gala that drew more than 500 guests. For the 2011 list, a record number of two thousand nominations were received. Winners represent a wide span of geography, operating in 51 cities and 32 states. The 2011 Inner City 100 winners grew at a compound annual growth rate of 39 percent and an average standard growth rate of 379 percent between 2004 and 2009. Collectively, the top 100 inner city businesses employ 6,720 employees and have created more than 3,227 new jobs between 2005 and 2009.
We are honored to be recognized by the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City. Thank you to our patients, referring physicians, and the City of Richmond for your support throughout the years. Without all of you, none of this would have been possible.
The Pediatric Connection was a 2011 finalist for the Employer All Star Awards in the following categories – Employer of Choice, Best Recruitment, Engagement and Retention, and Community Involvement! To find out more information about this award, please click here.