LSU Announces 2021 LSU 100 and LSU ROARING 10 Rankings

October 16, 2021

LSU announces the company rankings for the Eleventh Annual LSU 100 and LSU ROARING 10. The LSU 100 identifies, recognizes and celebrates the 100 fastest growing LSU graduate-owned or LSU graduate-led businesses in the world. To be considered for the list companies must apply each year. The LSU ROARING 10 list recognizes and celebrates the ten highest revenue generating businesses from those that apply for the LSU100. Accounting firm, Postlethwaite & Netterville confidentially calculates growth and revenue rankings for the lists. The company rankings on both the LSU 100 and the ROARING 10 lists were revealed at a private celebration event on October 15, 2021.

In ranked order, the companies on the 2021 LSU 100 list are:

LSU Rank/Company Name Year Founded HQ Location Industry
1. DarkHorse Industries, LLC 2014 Jackson, LA Construction
2. Franklin Associates, LLC 2005 Baton Rouge, LA Communications Consulting
3. Compuflow Solutions 1988 Mesa, AZ Engineering, Military, Aerospace
4. Guarantee Restoration Services 1974 Baton Rouge, LA Restoration, Construction, Mitigation
5. Bear General Contractors, LLC 2014 Pensacola, FL Commercial Construction
6. Hargrove Roofing, LLC 2015 Shreveport, LA Construction, Roofing
7. Honey Island Enterprises Ltd. Dba Radterra and Maritime Veterinary Imaging 2007 Emyvale, Canada Veterinary Radiology
8. Kismet Cosmetics 2013 Covington, LA Cosmetics and Beauty
9. Abadie LLC 2013 Mandeville, LA Oil & Gas, Enginnering, Petrochemical, Import, Export, Offshore, Midstream
10. Trifecta Sports Therapy 2014 Baton Rouge, LA Manual Sports Therapy (Sports Massage)
11. Hopkins Media, LLC 2013 Baton Rouge, LA Music/Education
12. Patient Plus Urgent Care 2015 Baton Rouge, LA Healthcare
13. Oasis Spaces, LLC 2013 Baton Rouge, LA Construction
14. Goss Advisors 2014 New Orleans, LA Finance
15. Paperless Environments LLC 2005 Baton Rouge, LA Software Publishing
16. Gatorworks 2006 Baton Rouge, LA Advertising, Digital Marketing, Website Design
17. Future Genius Solutions, LLC (dba ThreeSixtyEight) 2011 Baton Rouge, LA Advertising
18. Royal Automotive Group, LLC 1978 Baton Rouge, LA Automotive Sales and Service
19. Garcia Roofing and Sheet Metal 1992 Prairieville, LA Home Improvement, Construction, Roofing
20. Gulf South Research Corporation 1984 Baton Rouge, LA Environmental Consulting
21. Pentecom, LLC 1997 Palestine, TX Technical Data Services
22. Legacy Title, LLC 2002 Baton Rouge, LA Real Estate Title Company

23. Safety Management Systems, LLC

2006 Lafayette, LA Safety, Medical, and Inspection Services
24. Urban South Brewery 2016 New Orleans, LA Beverage Manufacturing
25. Pontchartrain Partners, LLC 2009 New Orleans, LA Construction
26. Vectura Consulting Services, LLC 2015 Baton Rouge, LA Engineering
27. Automatic Access Gates, LLC 2003 Baton Rouge, LA Construction
28. ECOPRO, LLC 2010 New Orleans, LA Clean Energy Distribution
29. Manchac Homes 2014 Baton Rouge, LA Construction/Home builder
30. Provident Resources Group, Inc. 1999 Baton Rouge, LA Not-for-Profit
31. Mela & Roam, LLC 2011 Houston, TX Retail
32. Launch Media 2005 Baton Rouge, LA Video, Motion Media and Experiential Content Production
33. Cajun Ready Mix Concrete, LLC 2014 Baton Rouge, LA Construction
34. Moran Construction Consultants, LLC 1988 Baton Rouge, LA Construction Consulting
35. Babcock Partners, LLC 2003 Baton Rouge, LA Law Firm
36. Crescent Payroll Solutions, Inc. 2011 Metairie, LA Payroll and HR Business Services
37. Anytime Flooring 2009 Baton Rouge, LA Flooring
38. Kilcor Construction LLC 2015 Alpharetta, GA Construction
39. Lipsey's 1977 Baton Rouge, LA Wholesale Distribution
40. CORE Health Networks 2008 Baton Rouge, LA Occupational Medicine
41. Catapult Creative Media Incorporated 2007 Baton Rouge, LA Digital Marketing & Advertising
42. Facilities Maintenance Management, LLC 2010 Denham Springs, LA Maintenance & Construction
43. Evergreen Tractor & Equipment 1982 Covington, LA Distribution
44. Perrier Esquerre Contractors, LLC 2014 Saint Rose, LA Commercial Construction
45. Losey Insurance and Financial Services 1985 Baton Rouge, LA Finance
46. Tadpole Academy of Baton Rouge, LLC 2013 Prairieville, LA Service; Education
47. The Anderson Group Real Estate Services 2006 Nashville, TN Real Estate
48. Global Data Vault 2004 Dallas, TX Technology
49. Scott + Cormia 2014 Orlando, FL Architecture, Interior Design, Real Estate Development
50. Four Corners Wealth Management 2009 Peachtree Corners, GA Financial Planning
51. Vacherie Fuel 1940 Thibodeaux, LA Propane
52. Elite Fulfillment Solutions 2011 Dallas, TX Warehousing and Distribution
53. University Veterinary Hospital 2009 Shreveport, LA Veterinary Medicine
54. Mimosa Handcrafted 2008 Baton Rouge, LA Jewelry
55. Kidder & Schultz CPAs, LLC 2015 Baton Rouge, LA Accounting
56. VGraham, LLC 2012 Baton Rouge, LA Healthcare, IT, Manufacturing, Distribution, Professional Services
57. IWD Agency 2005 Baton Rouge, LA eCommerce Agency
58. The Royal Treatment, LLC 2011 Baton Rouge, LA Pet Grooming & Boarding
59. MAPP, LLC 1991 Baton Rouge, LA Construction
60. Carter & Hatcher Consulting 2007 Houston, TX Bookkeeping/Accounting
61. Investar Bank 2006 Baton Rouge, LA Banking
62. Grace Hebert Curtis Architects, APAC 1967 Baton Rouge, LA Architecture
63. Guardian Computer, LLC 1996 Metairie, LA Information Technology
64. Premier Health Consultants 2006 Baton Rouge, LA Healthcare
65. Frantz-Gibson Painting Company, LLC 2011 Baton Rouge, LA Construction
66. Ritter Maher Architects 2003 Baton Rouge, LA Architecture
67. Window World of Baton Rouge 2002 Baton Rouge, LA Construction
68. Louisiana Orthopaedic Specialists, LLC 2008 Lafayette, LA Healthcare
69. Horizon Financial Group 1999 Baton Rouge, LA Financial Services
70. Walther Animal Clinic 1955 Houma, LA Veterinary Medicine
71. Walk-On's Enterprises 2003 Baton Rouge, LA Food and Beverage, Hospitalitiy, Franchising
72. Geocent, LLC 2004 Metairie, LA Information Technology and Aerospace and Defense Engineering
73. Law Offices of Howard E. Conday, Jr., LLC 2014 Natchitoches, LA Legal Services
74. Hickory Small Animal Hospital 2009 Ponchatoula, LA Veterinary Medicine
75. SEJ Services, LLC 2011 Mt Pleasant, SC Facility Services
76. SITECH Louisiana, LLC 2013 Baton Rouge, LA Construction
77. Red River Bank 1999 Alexandria, LA Banking
78. BrownRice Marketing 2003 New Orleans, LA Advertising and Marketing
79. Argent Financial Group, Inc 1990 Ruston, LA Wealth Management
80. SEMPCheck Services 2000 Houston, TX Energy Production, Storage & Transportation
81. Pinnacle Group Insurance 1992 Lafayette, LA Financial Services
82. Netchex 2003 Covington, LA Payroll, HR, and Benefits Software
83. The Cottonport Bank 1902 Cottonport, LA Banking
84. Lee Michaels Fine Jewelry 1978 Baton Rouge, LA Retail
85. SRI Telecom 1998 Baton Rouge, LA Telecom/Broadband/Integration Services
86. Daigrepont & Brian APAC 1987 Baton Rouge, LA Certified Public Accountants
87. The Pangburn Group 1996 New Roads, LA Financial Services
88. Cadence 2010 Fort Lauderdale, FL Landscape Architecture
89. HNTB Corporation 1914 Kansas City, MO Engineering, Architecture, Planning
90. Quality Engineering & Surveying, LLC 2009 Port Vincent, LA Engineering, Surveying, Landscape Architecture, Planning, and Program Management
91. New Orleans Roast 2008 Mandeville, LA Food & Beverages
92. ROSA Enterprises Corporation (dba The UPS Store 2305) 2008 Baton Rouge, LA Shipping and Small Business Solutions
93. Emergent Method 2012 Baton Rouge, LA Management Consulting
94. Vivid Ink Graphics 1999 Baton Rouge, LA Signs, Printing, Graphics
95. B & G Food Enterprises, LLC 1982 Morgan City, LA Quick Service Restaurant Franchisee
96. Two Maids and a Mop 2015 Baton Rouge, LA Residential Cleaning
97. Pinot's Palette Franchise, LLC 2009 Houston, TX Arts & Entertainment
98. Romph & Pou Agency 1981 Shreveport, LA Advertising
99. Answering Bureau, Inc. 1954 Carencro, LA Telephone Answering Service and Call Center
100. Lyons Specialty Company, LLC 1923 Port Allen, LA Wholesale Grocery


In ranked order, the companies on the 2021 ROARING 10 list are:

Roaring 10 Rank/Company Name Year Founded HQ Location Industry
1. CHRISTUS Health- Louisiana & South Texas 1950 Alexandria, LA Healthcare
2. Performance Contractors, Inc. 1979 Baton Rouge, LA Industrial Construction
3. HNTB Corporation 1914 Kansas City, MO Engineering, Architecture, Planning
4. Lipsey's 1977 Baton Rouge, LA Wholesale Distribution
5. The Newtron Group, L.LC. 1973 Baton Rouge, LA Industrial Construction
6. ISC Constructors, LLC 1989 Baton Rouge, LA Industrial Engineering & Construction
7. Danos 1947 Gray, LA Oil & Gas
8. Audubon Engineering Company LLC 1997 Houston, TX Engineering, Energy, Construction
9. B & G Food Enterprises, LLC 1982 Morgan City, LA Quick Service Restaurant Franchisee
10. Provident Resources Group, inc.  1999 Baton Rouge, LA Nationwide Not for Profit


Since the inaugural LSU 100 event in 2011, two companies have made the LSU 100 growth list all eleven years. Those companies are Global Data Vault and Horizon Financial Group.  A third company, LIPSEY’s LLC earned a ranking on the growth list each year from 2011 thru 2018, earned a ranking on the ROARING 10 list in 2019, earned the rank of #1 on the ROARING 10 list in 2020 and, this year has earned a ranking on both the LSU100 and ROARING 10 lists.  

On behalf of Louisiana State University, LSU Executive Education hosts the LSU100 event and serves as the primary point of contact for all operations and development. The 2021 LSU 100 accounting firm partner is Postlethwaite & Netterville.  The Tiger Athletic Foundation, The LSU Foundation, and LSU’s E.J. Ourso College of Business Stephenson Department of Entrepreneurship & Information Systems are university partners of the 2021 program.  The LSU100 website is provided by Gatorworks.


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