The list recognizes and praises the fastest growing firms in the region
One Kent-based businesses made the annual Weatherhead 100 list, which honors the fastest growing companies in the region. County Fire Protection, Inc. (46), received the honors this year and showed 88.9 percent sales growth. To qualify, companies must show consistent growth over the last five years. The Weatherhead 100 has been compiled and managed by the Council of Smaller Enterprises since 2004. When it began in 1987, it was produced by the Enterprise Development Inc. — the former nonprofit subsidiary of Case Western Reserve University.