Bridger, LLC Tops The Inc. 500 As #1 Fastest Growing Energy Company
Growth of 26,308% Vaults the Midstream Giant to #4 Overall
DALLAS, Aug. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Bridger, LLC is proud to announce that it has been ranked by Inc. Magazine as the fourth fastest-growing private company in its 2013 Inc. 500 List, America’s most prestigious ranking of fast-growing companies. Bridger was recognized by Inc. as a result of its outstanding growth–over 26,000 percent in a three-year period–which places Bridger in the exclusive company of past top 10 recipients including Intuit, Microsoft, Oracle, Patagonia, Under Armour, Zappos and Zipcar. Bridger is the top ranked company in the energy sector, is the top ranked company in Texas and has the highest revenue of any company on the Inc. 500 List.
The 2013 Inc. 500 List, unveiled in the September issue of Inc., is the most competitive crop in the list’s history. “For 32 years, Inc. has welcomed the fastest-growing private companies in America into a very exclusive club,” said Inc. Magazine Editor-in-Chief Eric Schurenberg, and the companies on this year’s list have achieved “results most businesses could only dream of in the economy of the past three years.”
“We are honored to be among the top 5 fastest growing private companies in America,” says Julio E. Rios, II, President and Chief Executive Officer of Bridger. “Our success is a direct result of what I call the 3 P’s of productivity: People, Processes and Products. The top talent and innovation we have brought to the midstream energy space has been largely responsible for our success.”
Bridger is a U.S.-based provider of logistics and marketing services to the crude oil industry. Bridger engages in the purchase, sale, transportation, storage and terminalling of crude oil through its nationwide asset base which includes 300 crude-hauling trucks, 12 pipeline injection stations, 140,000 barrels of crude storage, two pipelines and pipeline capacity, 530 rail tank cars and 45,000 barrels per day of rail loading and unloading capacity connecting oil production to premium end markets. Bridger’s operations span 11 states and include all major domestic crude oil production regions and basins, such as the Bakken, Rockies, Niobrara, Mid-Continent, Gulf Coast, Permian and Eagle Ford. The company currently provides flow assurance and crude oil markets to its customers for over 190,000 barrels of crude oil per day through its logistics assets and its marketing business. For more information, visit www.bridgergroup.com.
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