LSU 100: Fastest Growing Tiger Businesses Announced

November 22, 2019

LSU 100BATON ROUGE – The LSU 100 is a highly competitive program that identifies, recognizes and celebrates the 100 fastest growing LSU graduate-owned or LSU graduate-led businesses in the world. This year, LSU also introduced the ROARING 10 list.  From all of the companies that applied for the LSU100, the ROARING 10 list recognizes and celebrates the 10 highest revenue generating LSU graduate-owned or LSU graduate-led businesses. The company rankings on both the LSU 100 and the Roaring 10 lists were revealed at a black-tie-optional gala held at L’Auberge Casino Hotel on Friday, Nov. 22, in Baton Rouge.

Secure Shredding and Recycling International earned the ranking as the number one fastest growing company for the 2019 LSU 100. The company’s owner Jay Babb is a graduate of LSU’s E. J. Ourso College of Business.    

Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers earned the Summit Award.  This award recognizes the company that earned the highest rank on the ROARING 10 list. The company’s Co-CEO Brad Sanders is an Architecture graduate from LSU’s College of Art & Design.

The full ranked LSU 100 list, determined by compound annual growth over a three year period, is:

 
Rank Company Name Headquarters Location Year Founded

1

Secure Shredding and Recycling

Baton Rouge, La.

2009

2

Emergent Method

Baton Rouge, La.

2012

3

Vacherie Fuel

Thibodaux, La.

1940

4

Texas Pride Disposal

Rosenberg, Texas

2013

5

Bite and Booze LLC

Baton Rouge, La.

2011

6

Peachtree Tents & Events

Nashville, Tenn.

2006

7

STRAIT

Dallas, Texas

2006

8

Scheffy Construction LLC

Baton Rouge, La.

2014

9

VGraham LLC

Baton Rouge, La.

2012

10

Mimosa Handcrafted

Baton Rouge, La.

2008

11

Tadpole Academy of Baton Rouge LLC

Prairieville, La.

2013

12

Scott + Cormia Architecture and Interiors

Orlando, Fla.

2014

13

Gremillion Mechanical Inc.

Sunshine, La.

1989

14

Ryan Gootee General Contractors LLC

Metairie, La.

2004

15

Horizon Financial Group

Baton Rouge, La.

1999

16

Honey Island Enterprises Ltd. dba Radterra and Maritime Veterinary Imaging

Emyvale, Canada

2007

17

Legacy Title LLC

Baton Rouge, La.

2002

18

Elite Fulfillment Solutions

Dallas, Texas

2011

19

IWD Agency

Baton Rouge, La.

2005

20

Netchex

Covington, La.

2003

21

Quality Engineering & Surveying LLC

Port Vincent, La.

2009

22

Global Data Vault

Dallas, Texas

2004

23

Automatic Access Gates LLC

Baton Rouge, La.

2003

24

USA Technologies, Inc.

Malvern, Penn.

1992

25

General Informatics

Baton Rouge, La.

2001

26

Garcia Roofing and Sheet Metal

Prairieville, La.

1992

27

APC Construction LLC

Harvey, La.

2006

28

CEG Assessments

St. Francisville, La.

2003

29

Future Genius Solutions LLC d/b/a ThreeSixtyEight

Baton Rouge, La.

2011

30

Gatorworks

Baton Rouge, La.

2006

31

Marucci Sports

Baton Rouge, La.

2009

32

Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers

Baton Rouge, La.

1996

33

J.P. Oil Company

Lafayette, La.

1986

34

Philip Adra CFP® CPA CLU® CLTC

Peachtree Corners, Ga.

2009

35

Geocent, LLC

Metairie, La.

2004

36

Investar Bank

Baton Rouge, La.

2006

37

Losey Insurance and Financial Services

Baton Rouge, La.

1985

38

Pod Pack International LLC

Baton Rouge, La.

1996

39

Fieldwood Energy LLC

Houston, Texas

2013

40

Aydell Investments LLC dba Sport Clips

French Settlement, La.

2010

41

Facilities Maintenance Management

Baton Rouge, La.

2010

42

The Anderson Group Real Estate Services

Nashville, Tenn.

2006

43

Anytime Flooring LLC

Baton Rouge, La.

2009

44

Red Six Media

Baton Rouge, La.

2009

45

SEJ Services LLC

Mt. Pleasant, S.C.

2011

46

Pearl Events Austin

Austin, Texas

2010

47

Sigma Engineers and Constructors Inc.

Baton Rouge, La.

1987

48

BlinkJar Media

Baton Rouge, La.

2012

49

University Veterinary Hospital

Shreveport, La.

2009

50

Mela and Roam

Houston, Texas

2011

51

Boyd Commercial LLC

Houston, Texas

1977

52

Distinctive Art Source

Manassas, Va.

2003

53

Walk-On’s Bistreaux & Bar

Baton Rouge, La.

2003

54

SRI Telecom

Baton Rouge, La.

1998

55

Excelerant

Lafayette, La.

2003

56

Petroleum Service Corporation

Baton Rouge, La.

1952

57

New Orleans Roast

Covington, La.

2008

58

B&G Food Enterprises LLC

Morgan City, La.

1982

59

Window World of Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge, La.

2002

60

Smith+Baker Landscapes

Baton Rouge, La.

2004

61

Arkel Constructors LLC

Baton Rouge, La.

1981

62

Perry Dampf Dispute Solutions

Baton Rouge, La.

2002

63

Danos

Gray, La.

1947

64

Williamson Fontenot Campbell & Whittington LLC

Baton Rouge, La.

2003

65

Immense Networks

Baton Rouge, La.

2005

66

Asakura Robinson Company LLC

Houston, Texas

2004

67

Reputation Capital Media Services

Baton Rouge, La.

2011

68

Cane River Pecan Company

New Iberia, La.

1983

69

Argent Financial Group, Inc.

Ruston, La.

1990

70

Our Mom’s Restaurant & Bar

Baton Rouge, La.

2011

71

MasteryPrep DBA Ring Publications

Baton Rouge, La.

2013

72

GULFGATE CONSTRUCTION LLC

Lafayette, La.

1999

73

Hickory Small Animal Hospital

Ponchatoula, La.

2009

74

Daigrepont & Brian APAC

Baton Rouge, La.

1987

75

Frantz-Gibson Painting Company LLC

Baton Rouge, La.

2011

76

Sigma Marble and Granite, Inc.

Dallas, Texas

1987

77

SITECH Louisiana LLC

Baton Rouge, La.

2013

78

RHH Architects, APAC

Baton Rouge, La.

1995

79

LaBorde Therapy Center LLC

Lafayette, La.

2001

80

B & H Distributors, Inc.

Baton Rouge, La.

1989

81

CORE Health Networks

Baton Rouge, La.

2008

82

Red River Bank

Alexandria, La.

1999

83

Ritter Maher Architects

Baton Rouge, La.

2003

84

Keys Graphics

Baton Rouge, La.

1998

85

Oasis Spaces LLC

Baton Rouge, La.

2013

86

Ouachita Industrial Supply Inc.

Gonzales, La.

2006

87

Puryear IT

Baton Rouge, La.

2002

88

Pontchartrain Partners LLC

New Orleans, La.

2009

89

Yoglates II

Baton Rouge, La.

2009

90

Provident Resources Group Inc.

Baton Rouge, La.

1999

91

Gauthier Amedee

Gonzales, La.

1998

92

Western Institute for Biomedical Research

Salt Lake City, Utah

1989

93

Keely Thorne Events

Houston, Texas

2008

94

Royal Treatment: Pet Manor & Grooming Spa

Baton Rouge, La.

2010

95

Joubert Law Firm APLC

Baton Rouge, La.

2002

96

ITinspired

Baton Rouge, La.

2013

97

Fe-Luxe, LLC DBA Kismet Cosmetics

Covington, La.

2013

98

The Bridal Boutique by MaeMe

Metairie, La.

2010

99

Zehnder Communications Inc.

New Orleans, La.

1996

100

Carter & Hatcher Consulting LLC

Houston, Texas

2007

 

The ranked ROARING 10 list, determined by revenue totals over a three year period, is:

Rank Company Name Headquarters Location Year Founded

RANK

COMPANY NAME

HEADQUARTERS LOCATION

YEAR FOUNDED

1

Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers

Baton Rouge, La.

1996

2

LIPSEY’s LLC

Baton Rouge, La.

1977

3

ISC Constructors LLC

Baton Rouge, La.

1989

4

CHRISTUS St. Michael Health System

Texarkana, Texas

1916

5

Petroleum Service Corporation

Baton Rouge, La.

1952

6

Danos

Gray, La.

1947

7

B&G Food Enterprises LLC

Morgan City, La.

1982

8

Provident Resources Group Inc.

Baton Rouge, La.

1999

9

USA Technologies Inc.

Malvern, Penn.

1992

10

J.P. Oil Company

Lafayette, La.

1986

 

Since the inaugural LSU 100 event in 2011, four companies have made the LSU 100 growth list all nine years. These organizations are Global Data Vault; Horizon Financial Group; Petroleum Service Corporation; and USA Technologies Inc. A fifth company, LIPSEY’s LLC earned a ranking on the growth list for the first eight years and earned a ranking on the Roaring 10 list this year. 

To learn more about the LSU100 and the ROARING10, please visit lsu100.com. The nomination period for the 2020 list will open in February 2020. To be considered for the list companies must apply each year. 

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 2019 LSU 100 accounting firm partner is Postlethwaite & Netterville. The Tiger Athletic Foundation, the LSU Foundation, and LSU’s Stephenson Entrepreneurship Institute are university partners of the program. The gala entertainment and digital media is sponsored by the LSU Alumni Association and the LSU100 website is provided by Gatorworks.

For more information, visit lsu100.com, or call 225-578-0089.  

 

 

Contact: Michelle Boullion
mboull1@lsu.edu
225-578-0089