July 1, 2013

2013 Inc. 500|5000 List

Leaf Filter Inc. 500-5000 2013

Hudson, Ohio – LeafFilter Gutter Protection, the nation’s leading gutter protection company, was ranked on Inc. magazine’s annual Inc. 500|5000 for the second time in as many years.

The exclusive ranking lists the nation’s fastest-growing companies and is the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy – America’s independent entrepreneurs. LeafFilter™ Gutter Protection joins LivingSocial, Edible Arrangements, CDW and Lifelock, among other prominent brands featured on this year’s list.

Major feat for nation’s leading gutter guard company

“It’s quite a gratifying achievement to rank on the Inc. 500|5000 for the second straight year,” said LeafFilter™ owner Matt Kaulig. “This accomplishment is the result of hard-working and passionate people at LeafFilter™ striving to get better in everything we do, every single day.”

In a stagnant economic environment, LeafFilter™ has grown at an impressive rate of 195 percent since 2009, which stands ahead of the median growth rate of 2013 Inc. 500|5000 companies set at 142 percent. The companies on this year’s list report having created over 520,000 jobs in the past three years, and aggregate revenue among the honorees reached $241 billion.

“Not all the companies in the Inc. 500 | 5000 are in glamorous industries, but in their fields they are as famous as household name companies simply by virtue of being great at what they do,” said Inc. Editor Eric Schurenberg. “They are the hidden champions of job growth and innovation, the real muscle of the American economy.”

LeafFilter™ Gutter Protection stands above the rest

LeafFilter™ Gutter Protection finished No.1941 overall on the 2013 Inc. 5000 list with a three-year sales growth of 195 percent. LeafFilter™ was the top-ranked gutter protection company on the list and also ranked No.63 within the Top 100 construction companies in the nation. LeafFilter™ is based out of Ohio and ranked No.59 on the list of Ohio companies on the prestigious ranking list.

Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at www.inc.com/5000.

Accolades rolling in for LeafFilter™ Gutter Guards

News of the Inc. 500|5000 inclusion comes only days after LeafFilter™ Gutter Protection was also named to Qualified Remodeler’s annual Top 500 list. The August release of Qualified Remodeler’s annual ranking marks the second time LeafFilter Gutter Protection has finished within the Top 30 on the prestigious list. LeafFilter not only climbed the list to No.18 in this year’s edition from No.27 in 2012, but LeafFilter is also the top-ranked company based in Ohio in the 2013 issue.

LeafFilter™ North, Inc. is headquartered in Hudson, Ohio and has installed more than 12 million feet of gutter protection on homes throughout the United States. The privately owned company opened for business with one office in 2005 and has since expanded to 19 locations across the country. LeafFilter’s has now appeared on both the Qualified Remodeler Top 500 list and the Inc. 500|5000 ranking in consecutive years.