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Company Name

Year
Founded

Revenue

Fulltime
Employees

Active
Clients

Client
Retention
Rate

Pricing

Major Clients

Other Core
Services

Needs Analysis

Creativity

Implementation

Reporting

Overall Performance

Overall Score

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Change in Rank

Leaders

1

Konnect Public Relations

Los Angeles, California

Sabina Gault
213-988-8344
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2009

$250,000 - $1 million

32

50+

91%

L

Dave and Busters, Fatburger, Munchkin, Nestle Waters, Nautica

 

99

 

100

 

98

 

100

 

98

99%

NC

 

2

Crenshaw Communications

New York, New York

Dorothy Crenshaw
212-367-9700
More info

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2009

$3 million - $5 million

18

100+

97%

H

Exponential Interactive, Verizon, Silverpop, Magzter, Edible Arrangements

 

99

 

100

 

99

 

98

 

97

98.6%

NC

 

3

JB Cumberland Public Relations

New York, New York

Joanna Cumberland
646-230-6940
More info

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1999

Under $250,000

10

100+

93

L

Bodum, Cat Cora Cooking Tools, Caffe, Fusionbrands, Focus Products Group, iSi North America

 

96

 

94

 

96

 

97

 

95

95.6%
Increased +24

+24

 
Strong Performers

4

Firefly Publicity

Red Wing, Minnesota

Kim Emery
651-388-7896
More info

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2007

$250,000 - $1 million

27

54

93

L

Soc Clay, Fising Tackle Retailer, fishingclub.com, Red Wing Shoe Company

 

100

 

100

 

100

 

100

 

100

100%
Increased +89

+89

 

5

Phelps Group

Santa Monica, California

Joe Phelps
310-752-4400
More info

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1981

$3 million - $5 million

68

500+

93

L

Dunn-Edwards Paint, LuxuryLink.com, Monrovia Nursery, NuSil Technology, Tahiti Tourisme, Tetra Pak

 

100

 

99

 

100

 

99

 

98

99.2%
Increased +75

+75

 

6

Ink Link Marketing

Pembroke Pines, Florida

Kimberly T. Miller
305-333-2809
More info

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2012

$1 million - $3 million

20

65

98%

M

The Krystal Company, Tahoe Joe's, Ovation Brands, MIC Food, Primecard

 

96

 

98

 

99

 

98

 

100

98.2%

NC

 
Contenders

7

Regan Communications Group

Boston, Massachusetts

George Regan
617-488-2800
More info

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1984

$1 million - $3 million

65

300+

92

M

Simon Malls, New Balance, Simon Malls, Bank of America, MercuryMedia

 

100

 

99

 

100

 

100

 

99

99.6%
Increased +28

+28

 

8

PURE Brand Communications

Denver, Colorado

Larry G. Holdren
303-625-1067
More info

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2003

$250,000 - $1 million

30

55+

94

M

Confidential

 

96

 

98

 

96

 

100

 

98

97.6%
Increased +8

+8

 

9

Hawkins International Public Relations

New York, New York

Jennifer Hawkins
212-255-6541
More info

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2002

$250,000 - $1 million

40

70+

92

H

Jumby Bay, Caneel Bay, Gstaad Palace, Lake Arrowhead, Omni Resorts

 

96

 

99

 

97

 

100

 

97

97.8%
Increased +42

+42

 

10

JFK Communications, Inc.

Trenton, New Jersey

John F. Kouten
609-456-0822
More info

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2004

$250,000 - $1 million

34

300+

97

L

Addex Pharmaceuticals, Novartis Oncology, Aerocrine, Novo Nordisk, American Cancer Society

 

97

 

98

 

97

 

98

 

96

97.2%
Increased +84

+84

 

11

Anderson Group Public Relations

Los Angeles, California

Liza Anderson
323-655-1008
More info

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2008

$1 million - $3 million

25

37+

96

H

Confidential

 

96

 

98

 

97

 

96

 

97

96.8%
Increased +71

+71

 

12

Carr Marketing Communications Inc.

Buffalo, New York

Robert P. Carr
716-831-1500
More info

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1996

$250,000 - $1 million

100

170+

92

H

citibank, CPA Financial Network, First Niagara, Morgan Stanley, Paramax

 

99

 

96

 

95

 

96

 

97

96.6%
Increased +57

+57

 

13

PetersGroup

Austin, Texas

Lauren Peters
512-794-8600
More info

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1999

$250,000 - $1 million

50

100+

95

L

HooVers, BancVue, mutual mobile, Motorola, IBM

 

95

 

98

 

96

 

97

 

96

96.4%
Decreased -3

-3

 

14

GaileyMurray Communications

Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania

Thomas A. Gailey
484-368-3321
More info

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2007

$250,000 - $1 million

45

45

95

L

American Revolution Center, Bank of America, Comcast, Drexel University, GeoInvesting

 

96

 

97

 

96

 

98

 

14

80.2%
Increased +58

+58

 

15

Energi PR

Toronto, ON, Canada

Esther Buchsbaum
888-764-6322
More info

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2010

$250,000 - $1 million

36

45

95

L

Ford Canada, Olay, Astellas Pharma, Gillette Venus, Choice Hotels Canada

 

97

 

95

 

96

 

95

 

96

95.8%
Increased +39

+39

 

16

Payton Communications, LLC

Kennett Square, Pennsylvania

Beverly M. Payton
215-357-5075
More info

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2012

$250,000 - $1 million

25

45

95

H

Parks & Forests Foundation, NDPA, TE Connectivity, Drowning Prevention Foundation

 

95

 

99

 

97

 

98

 

96

97%
Increased +70

+70

 

17

Global Communicators

Washington, District of Columbia

James Harff
202-371-9600
More info

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1997

Under $250,000

47

100+

94

M

Copenhagen Consensus Center, Kohler Co., Montana State University Foundation, Plastics Engineering Co., Royal Thai Embassy Office of Commercial Affairs

 

94

 

96

 

94

 

97

 

95

95.2%
Decreased -8

-8

 

18

Spectrum Science Communications, Inc

DC , Washington

John J. Seng
202-955-0044
More info

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1998

$250,000 - $1 million

20

64

92

H

Avanir, Medicare Diabetes, Onlife Health, Sorin Group, Zeltia

 

96

 

96

 

94

 

95

 

94

95%
Increased +11

+11

 

19

DoubleDimond Public Relations LLC

Houston, Texas

Margot Dimond
713-426-4111
More info

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2006

Unknown

10

50+

94

H

City of Galveston Recovers, CDM Smith, Center for Biological and Environmental Nanotechnology at Rice University, Dynamic Auction Solutions, ESCAPE Family Resource Center, GroundFORCE Building Systems

 

94

 

94

 

95

 

94

 

96

94.6%
Increased +78

+78

 

20

Edelman

New York, New York

Daniel J. Edelman
212-768-0550
More info

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1952

Above $10 million

4000

10000+

97

M

Berliner Pilsner, Microsoft, PayPal, American Heart Association, Hewlett Packard

 

93

 

93

 

95

 

94

 

96

94.2%
Increased +29

+29

 

21

IPG

New York, New York

Michael I. Roth
212-704-1200
More info

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1998

Under $250,000

50

100+

92

L

IW Group, Mccann, Jack Morton, The Martin Agency, Cassidy & Associates

 

92

 

94

 

95

 

94

 

95

94%
Increased +45

+45

 

22

Elasticity

St. Louis, Missouri

Brian Cross
314-561-8253
More info

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2010

Under $250,000

30

100+

92

H

Anheuser-Busch-Inbev, Capital One, Charter Communications, Dot Foods, Geostellar, Lanworth

 

95

 

95

 

95

 

91

 

92

93.6%
Increased +74

+74

 

23

NP Strategy

Columbia, South Carolina

Marcia Purday
803-318-3188
More info

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2012

$250,000 - $1 million

25

45

95

L

Embattled Clippers, Gulbrandsen Chemicals

 

95

 

95

 

91

 

92

 

94

93.4%
Increased +9

+9

 

24

iprex

New York, NY

Bobbie Goodwin
414-755-2170
More info

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1983

$250,000 - $1 million

10

45

90%

M

Confidential

 

93

 

91

 

94

 

93

 

94

93%
Decreased -6

-6

 

25

MWW Group

East Rutherford, New Jersey

Michael W. Kempner
201-507-9500
More info

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1995

$250,000 - $1 million

80

150+

91

H

Reckitt Benckiser, Hillshire, jetBlue, walgreens, verizon foundation, Samsung

 

91

 

94

 

94

 

93

 

92

92.8%
Increased +42

+42

 

26

20kgroup

Houston, Texas

Deborah A. Fiorito
713-224-1877
More info

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2003

Under $250,000

10

30+

95%

L

Preng & Associates , Prepared 4 Life , Rely Energy , Rice University , Rotorcraft Inc.

 

94

 

94

 

92

 

92

 

91

92.6%
Increased +52

+52

 

27

AMDG Public Affairs

Buffalo, New York

Marissa A. Wilson
716-523-6817
More info

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2011

$250,000 - $1 million

10

15+

91

H

Confidential

 

93

 

92

 

93

 

93

 

91

92.4%
Decreased -24

-24

 

28

Prosper for Purpose

Brecksville, Ohio

Lorraine Schuchart
216-469-7977
More info

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2012

$250,000 - $1 million

19

45

94%

L

Driftwood Restaurants and Catering, The Holden Arboretum,

 

92

 

92

 

92

 

91

 

93

92%
Increased +70

+70

 

29

Apples & Oranges Public Relations

New York, New York

Amore
888-371-4718
More info

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2010

Under $250,000

10

32

92

H

Entertainer: Richard Pryor Jr., Community Activist: Yosef Savoy, Lost Soldiers Films, Author: Meryl Hartstein, Non-Profit: City Girl Beauty Project

 

91

 

91

 

92

 

93

 

92

91.8%
Increased +14

+14

 

30

Frause

Seattle, Washington

Bob Frause
206-352-6402
More info

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1999

$250,000 - $1 million

20

100+

92

L

3D Digital, Advanced Composite Systems, Annie Wright Schools, BlueVolt , Boys & Girls Clubs

 

93

 

92

 

92

 

91

 

90

91.6%
Decreased -6

-6

 

31

Powell Tate

Washington, District of Columbia

Sheila Tate
202-383-9700
More info

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1991

$250,000 - $1 million

30

1000+

96%

M

American Council on Education, Bank of America, Entertainment Software Association, Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance, Mexico City, US Chamber of Commerce

 

86

 

93

 

93

 

92

 

92

91.2%
Decreased -14

-14

 

32

JCPR

Parsippany, New Jersey

Jennifer Connelly
973-850-7300
More info

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2004

$250,000 - $1 million

10

300+

96

M

Advisors Asset Management, Al Frank Asset Management, Altegris, American Beacon Advisors, Advisor Software, Aston Asset Management

 

90

 

91

 

89

 

92

 

92

90.8%
Increased +10

+10

 

33

Janice McCafferty PR

Chicago, Illinois

Nick Brennan
855-585-9034
More info

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2004

$1 million - $3 million

30

54

99

L

eDivv.com, Digital Color Group Inc., Rite Aid Corporation, Wright Entertainment Group, Dominion Enterprises

 

91

 

91

 

89

 

90

 

91

90.4%
Increased +57

+57

 

34

Blue Water Communications

West Bradenton, Florida

Lynnette J. Werning
800-975-3212
More info

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2003

$250,000 - $1 million

25

37

97

H

Black & White Transportation, Princeton University Art Museum, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

 

90

 

92

 

90

 

90

 

89

90.2%
Increased +37

+37

 

35

Headwall Marketing

Sacramento, California

Casey Hartwell
415-730-5073
More info

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2013

$1 million - $3 million

15

28+

93

H

Confidential

 

91

 

90

 

88

 

91

 

90

90%
Decreased -16

-16

 

36

Barbara Peck Public Relations

Tucson , Arizona

Barbara J. Peck
520-360-5120
More info

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2000

$250,000 - $1 million

20

12+

90

H

ANS Distributing, blue+white BMW specialists, Blue Energy Solutions, Miraval

 

90

 

88

 

90

 

90

 

91

89.8%
Decreased -22

-22

 

37

Peak Communicators, Ltd.

Vancouver, Canada

Jeff Domansky
604-689-5559
More info

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2003

$250,000 - $1 million

30

50+

94%

M

7-Eleven Canada, New Gold Inc., NEXT Marketing Inc., Novo Textiles, Avigilon

 

90

 

91

 

90

 

87

 

90

89.6%
Decreased -15

-15

 

38

360 Public Relations LLC

Boston, Massachusetts

Rob Brastkeir
617-585-5770
More info

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2010

$1 million - $3 million

41

15+

89

L

Jabra, J.P.Morgan, Krusteaz, Oregon Scientific, Peapod

 

88

 

88

 

89

 

90

 

91

89.2%
Increased +47

+47

 

39

Paul Werth Associates, Inc.

Chicago, Illinois

Maria Gomez
614.224.8114
More info

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1997

$250,000 - $1 million

70

100+

92

L

Insuring Ohio Futures, The President Club, Cefaclor, Castle Shares

 

89

 

89

 

88

 

90

 

89

89%
Increased +6

+6

 

40

Pierce Mattie Communications

New York, New York

Serge Gurin
212-243-1431
More info

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2001

Unknown

20

36+

94

H

Company Kids, Old Navy, JOICO, GUESS, Ethan Allen

 

87

 

89

 

87

 

90

 

90

88.6%
Decreased -14

-14

 

41

20K Group, LLC

Houston, Texas

Deborah A. Fiorito
713-224-1877
More info

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2003

$3 million - $5 million

40

70+

94

L

Preng & Associates, Prepared 4 Life, Rely Energy, Rice University, Rotorcraft Inc.

 

88

 

88

 

87

 

88

 

90

88.2%
Decreased -30

-30

 

42

Gagen MacDonald, LLC

Chicago, Illinois

Maril Gagen MacDonald
312-673-7320
More info

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2010

$1 million - $3 million

20

74

96

H

Johnson & Johnson, HYATT, Deloitte, Exelon, Pfizer

 

89

 

88

 

87

 

87

 

89

88%
Decreased -3

-3

 

43

Harris Forbes Associates

West Hartford, Connecticut

Cheryl Harris Forbes
860-232-0277
More info

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2006

$250,000 - $1 million

25

40+

94

H

University of Hartford, Epilepsy Foundation of Connecticut , Oxygen

 

89

 

85

 

88

 

87

 

89

87.6%
Increased +30

+30

 

44

Renata Parker PR LLC

Greenville, South Carolina

Renata Parker
864-346-3303
More info

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2004

Under $250,000

25

45

95

H

cirquedusoleil.com

 

88

 

88

 

87

 

89

 

85

87.4%
Increased +8

+8

 

45

Hagen PR

Dornbirn, Austria

Bernhard Hagen
+43-5572408300
More info

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2009

$250,000 - $1 million

10

45

94

H

Blaser.swisslube, getzner, blum, ecoplast, sulzer

 

87

 

88

 

86

 

86

 

88

87%
Decreased -25

-25

 

46

Hermanoff Public Relations

Farmington Hills, Michigan

Sandy M. Hermanoff
248-851-3993
More info

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1999

$250,000 - $1 million

75

125+

94

H

Detroit Housing Commission, YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit, CHEP Automotive and Industrial Solutions

 

88

 

86

 

86

 

88

 

86

86.8%
Increased +13

+13

 

47

Permitting Partners

WASHINGTON, Washington

Lindsey Johnson
802-342-0519
More info

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2010

$250,000 - $1 million

40

34

94

H

GenPower, Access Energy, Omya, Vermont Railway, Ridge Road Quarry

 

86

 

85

 

87

 

87

 

87

86.4%
Decreased -26

-26

 

48

Clearpoint Agency, Inc.

Encinitas, California

Bonnie Shaw
760-230-2424
More info

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2003

Under $250,000

58

100+

91

M

Across Systems, Inc., CUSO Financial Services (CFS), HERAE, Localization World Conference, Sorrento Pacific Financial, Synteract

 

87

 

86

 

83

 

87

 

87

86%
Increased +33

+33

 

49

Dasko Communications Group, Inc.

Encinitas, California

Elyse Dasko
760-633-4811
More info

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1990

$250,000 - $1 million

36

300+

94

M

Allergan Inc., Novalar Pharmaceutical, Biomatrica, Toronto Hydro green energy, Motorola, Rogers Cantel

 

87

 

85

 

86

 

86

 

85

85.8%
Increased +25

+25

 

50

Redington, Inc.

Westport, Connecticut

Thomas Redington
203-222-7399
More info

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1972

Under $250,000

45

35+

92

L

InspireMD, Crucell, Lpath, Dynavax, Medgenics

 

85

 

87

 

87

 

85

 

84

85.6%

NC

 
Needs Analysis

It is important for a PR firm to have an in-depth understanding of your needs as a client. During our evaluation we gauge the overall amount of needs analysis performed by the PR firm in order to identify your existing strengths and weaknesses. This ensures that the PR firm will be able to develop a strategy which captures exactly what your company needs in your public relations strategy.

51

The Kula Group

Dallas, Texas

Wendy Browder Kula
972-668-9583
More info

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2004

Under $250,000

10

30+

92%

L

Johnson & Johnson, Texas Back Institute Research Foundation

 

85

 

86

 

84

 

87

 

84

85.2%
Increased +38

+38

 

52

Morningstar Communications

Overland Park, Kansas

Eric M. Morgenstern
913-851-8700
More info

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1997

$1 million - $3 million

15

20+

87

H

Karen Covington, Stinson Morrison Hecker

 

86

 

86

 

85

 

85

 

83

85%
Increased +4

+4

 

53

Fine Point PR

Washington, District of Columbia

Jill Marie Wodtley
330-634-9811
More info

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2004

$250,000 - $1 million

10

35

94

L

Union Plus, Votizen, Hello FLO, Arabella, Rock The Vote

 

86

 

85

 

84

 

86

 

83

84.8%
Decreased -48

-48

 

54

On3PR

Tallahassee, Florida

Christina Johnson
850-339-5773
More info

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2008

Under $250,000

40

38+

94

M

Alzheimer, Uber Technologies, Jupiter Medical Center, Charter Schools USA, American Eldercare

 

86

 

86

 

81

 

84

 

86

84.6%
Increased +8

+8

 

55

42 West

New York, New York

Tom Reno
212-277-7555
More info

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2006

$5 million - $10 million

30

100+

98

M

References available upon request

 

84

 

85

 

86

 

83

 

84

84.4%
Decreased -42

-42

 

56

Prosek Partners

New York, New York

Jennifer Prosek
212-279-3115
More info

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1991

$250,000 - $1 million

55

39+

96

L

Ally Bank, BNY Mellon, Braemar Energy Ventures, BTIG, Dow Jones, Edward Jones

 

83

 

85

 

83

 

85

 

84

84%
Decreased -49

-49

 

57

Perry Communications Group

Sacramento, California

Kassy Perry
916-658-0144
More info

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2001

Under $250,000

50

34+

92

H

Genentech, GlaxoSmithKline

 

83

 

85

 

85

 

83

 

83

83.8%
Decreased -19

-19

 

58

JMPR Public Relations, Inc.

Woodland Hills, California

Joseph Molina
818-992-4353
More info

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1976

$250,000 - $1 million

12

300+

94

M

Infiniti, Bugatti, Coker Tire, Royal Purple, Pepboys

 

85

 

82

 

84

 

82

 

84

83.4%
Increased +30

+30

 

59

CapWest Strategies, LLC

Houston, Texas

Hector Carre
713-426-4300
More info

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1996

Under $250,000

56

100+

91

M

ARAMARK, Community Education Partners, DCI Group, Icon Brands Company, K9's4Cops, Latino Business Roundtable

 

84

 

84

 

81

 

84

 

82

83%
Decreased -22

-22

 

60

Arment Dietrich Public Relations

Chicago, Illinois

Gini Dietrich
312-787-7249
More info

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2003

$1 million - $3 million

18

45

94

L

Confidential

 

83

 

83

 

81

 

84

 

82

82.6%
Increased +4

+4