Falon Veit Scott, CMM, CEO, Evolution Event Solutions, Honored at 12th Annual Awards Ceremony in Charlotte, NC
NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 15, 2019--
The Women Presidents’ Organization (WPO) has announced the 12 th annual ranking of the 50 Fastest-Growing Women-Owned/Led Companies™. Winners were announced during the WPO Annual Conference, held this year in Charlotte, NC. The companies featured on this year’s list span a wide variety of industries, including technology and finance, emerging sectors for women. Aggregate revenues of the 50 companies are $5.9 billion, representing a significant impact towards women-led companies’ contribution towards the global economy.
Falon Veit Scott, CMM, CEO, Evolution Event Solutions, based in Nashville, Tennessee has been ranked 45 th among this year’s WPO 50 Fastest-Growing Women-Owned/Led Companies list. Evolution Event Solutions is a strategic meeting management and event production company with offices in Tennessee, Texas and Arizona, and a full-time team of nine. “We are thrilled and honored to be a part of this esteemed group of women-owned businesses,” said Falon Veit Scott, CEO.
“I am delighted that this year our rankings show that women entrepreneurs are branching out into every sector of business,” said WPO President and Founder Dr. Marsha Firestone. “We are also very encouraged that companies of all sizes, such as Evolution Event Solutions are represented. Some smaller but very successful companies demonstrated significant growth this year.”
All eligible companies were ranked according to a sales growth formula, combining percentage and absolute growth. To qualify for the ranking, businesses are required to be privately held, woman-owned/led companies and have reached annual revenues of at least $500,000 as of 2013 and every subsequent year. Applicants are not required to be WPO members.
All 50 companies were honored at a special event at the 2019 WPO Annual Conference at the Westin Charlotte on Thursday, May 2, 2019. Following the luncheon and awards ceremony, WPO hosted a “Guide to Growth” discussion featuring a selection of 50 Fastest winners sharing advice for established entrepreneurs working to increase businesses.
About The Women Presidents’ Organization
The WPO is the premier peer advisory organization connecting women who own multi-million-dollar companies. In monthly meetings across six continents, chapters of 20 women presidents from diverse industries invest time and energy in themselves and their businesses to drive their corporations to the next level. Local WPO chapters are coordinated by a professional facilitator and meet monthly to share business expertise and experience in a confidential setting. For more information, contact 212-688-4114 or visit www.womenpresidentsorg.com. Follow the WPO on Twitter @womenpresidents and Facebook @TheWPO.
About Evolution Event Solutions
Evolution Event Solutions is a strategic meeting management and event production company serving corporations and non-profit entities nationally and around the world. Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, and with offices in Arizona and Texas, EES provides strategic meeting and sponsorship management, event production, and non-profit services to companies globally. EES is a member of the Certified Women’s Business Enterprise (WBENC), Nashville Chamber of Commerce, International Airlines Travel Agent Network (IATAN), Event & Meeting Planning Networking and Education (MPI), Rotary International and the International Live Events Association. For more information, visit www.evolutioneventsolutions.com.
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CONTACT: For EES: Falon Veit Scott
KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA NORTH CAROLINA TENNESSEE
INDUSTRY KEYWORD: WOMEN SMALL BUSINESS PROFESSIONAL SERVICES CONSULTING OTHER PROFESSIONAL SERVICES CONSUMER
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