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Two Corridor Firms Among Fastest Growing in U.S.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (CBS 2/FOX 28) - Two companies recently featured on CBS 2's weekly Created in the Corridor series appear on a prestigious list of the fastest growing companies in America.
For the second consecutive year, Ready Wireless LLC is on the Fortune 5000 list of fastest growing private companies as compiled by Inc. Magazine. The Hiawatha company reported a 47%, three year revenue growth rate which followed a 33%, three year growth rate in 2012.
Ready Wireless founders Dennis Henderson and Fred Haumesser are both Cedar Rapids natives.
Also making the list is Cedar Rapids-based Geonetric, a leading provider of online solutions to the healthcare industry. This is the seventh straight year Geonetric has appeared on the Fortune 5000 list, with a growth rate of 57% over the past three years. Company Founder Eric Engelmann recently purchased property in the city's NewBo district on which Geonetric is building a new, three story facility.
Created in the Corridor can be seen Wednesdays on the FOX 28 News at Nine and CBS 2 News at Ten. The series spotlights local entrepreneurs and home grown companies that produce products and/or services utilized nationally and internationally.