consecutive year, a very rare accomplishment.
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The list debuted in 1981 as a ranking of the 100 fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. The following year, it expanded to the Inc. 5000 and, in 2007, the Inc. 5000 was inaugurated. Companies such as Accent Electronic System Integrators and many other well-known names gained early exposure as members of the Inc. 5000. Through each evolution, Inc. has sought to recognize and to celebrate the creativity, dedication, and hard work that entrepreneurs put into building their companies.
Accent Electronic System Integrators made this year’s list with an astounding growth rate of 296 percent. Accent’s 2011 revenue topped $18.4 million. Accent employs over 75 employees and was founded in 1999. Accent Electronic Systems Integrators is headquartered in Bonita Springs, Florida, with principal field operations in Pittsburgh, PA. For 2012 Accent goes to market as Advanced Electronic Systems Integrators, and has its principal Florida operating office in Naples, Florida with a full service branch office and showroom in Sarasota, Florida. Accent is owned and run by Dan Robbins and Paul Caruso with over 50 years of combined experience in the systems integration business. Accent ESI and Advanced ESI focus on providing the best in converged Audio, Video, Data, Security and Communications systems for a broad base of facilities from residential to commercial applications. Dan Robbins, Accent’s President commented, “We are pleased and honored to be named to this
exclusive and prestigious list by Inc. Magazine, who is not only the nation’s authority on entrepreneurship but also considered required reading for every growing business.” This is a testament to Dan’s strategic vision, commitment to entrepreneurial principals and his belief in building technology
businesses around the fundamentals of hard work, smart work and tirelessly pursuing customer satisfaction.
According to Paul Caruso, VP of sales, “Accent differentiates itself from the competition through the scope of our product, solution and service offerings coupled with delivering absolute value for our customers, along with customer support and care second to none.”
About Accent ESI
Accent electronic systems integrators is a privately held, CEDIA-certified systems integration firm offering custom creations in Theater, Audio and sound reinforcement, Video, Lighting Design & Control Solutions, Security/Access Control, CCTV, Automation, Networking, Video Teleconferencing and
Telecommunications Systems for both commercial and residential applications. Accent ESI and Advanced ESI both offer clients 24/7 customer technical support.