Superior Named to Mays Business School's 2015 Aggie 100
COLLEGE STATION, TX. (Friday, October 23, 2015) – Texas A&M University recognized Superior Building Systems of Houston, TX as a member of the 2015 Aggie 100, which honors the fastest-growing companies in the world, owned or operated by Texas A&M University Former Students. Superior Building Systems was ranked 15th with a compound annual growth rate of 85.87% from 2012 through 2014. The Aggie 100, a program created by the Center for New Ventures and Entrepreneurship in Texas A&M University’s Mays Business School, honors graduates from across disciplines for their entrepreneurial endeavors and success as business leaders.
The oldest company to receive the award in 2015, Superior Building Systems was represented by President Kyle McFarland and Vice President Scott Burke, both Construction Science graduates of Texas A&M University. When asked the secret behind Superior's success, Mr. McFarland expressed the importance, especially in construction, of developing true relationships with everyone you work with.
The relationships we've over the past 25 years is undoubtedly responsible for our success. In construction, the importance of trust can't be overstated.
President, Kyle McFarland
The 100 Aggie-owned or Aggie-led businesses with the highest annual revenue growth were recognized on Friday, October 23, 2015, at a formal luncheon in the Zone Club at Texas A&M University’s football stadium, Kyle Field. More than 700 honorees, families, employees, faculty, administrators, and current student entrepreneurs were in attendance to celebrate their success.
“As we enter our second decade honoring business excellence with the 11th Annual Aggie 100, we reflect on all the Aggie businesses that came before and look forward to the future success of Aggie entrepreneurs to come. From agriculture to technology and everything in between, this year’s list signifies that, no matter your background, the Aggie entrepreneurial spirit is alive and thriving,” said Dr. Richard H. Lester, Executive Director of the Mays Business School’s Center for New Ventures and Entrepreneurship. “Our sense of entrepreneurial pride swells each year, as we recognize how successful businesses can become by keeping the Aggie Code of Honor at the heart of everything they do.”
To learn more about the Center for New Ventures and Entrepreneurship or the Aggie 100 award, visit Aggie100.com.