Superior Named to Mays Business School's Aggie 100 in Consecutive Years
HOUSTON, TX. (Monday, November 14, 2016) – Texas A&M University recognized Superior Building Systems of Houston, TX as a member of the 2016 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 70th with a compound annual growth rate of 37.7% from 2013 through 2015. 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.
Recognized in consecutive years, 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 about success in construction entrepreneurship, Mr. McFarland noted the importance of not only finding, but acting on opportunities that take courage.
When the time is right, don't be afraid to take the risk.
President, Kyle McFarland
The 100 Aggie-owned or Aggie-led businesses with the highest annual revenue growth were recognized on Friday, November 11, 2016, at an evening gala in the Hall of Champions at Texas A&M University’s football stadium, Kyle Field. The honorees were joined by employees, faculty, administrators, current students and fellow entrepreneurs to celebrate their success.
“The 12th Annual Aggie 100 is a very impressive representation of Aggie excellence. The companies reflect 1,352 years of experience bringing the best to their respective industries and keeping the Aggie entrepreneurial standards alive and well,” said Richard H. Lester, executive director of the Mays Business School’s Center for New Ventures and Entrepreneurship. “We’re so proud of these top 100 performing Aggie entrepreneurs, and we celebrate the success of all Aggie companies that live by the Aggie Code of Honor: Aggies do not lie, cheat or steal or tolerate those who do. We need more of that in today’s business world.”
To learn more about the Center for New Ventures and Entrepreneurship or the Aggie 100 award, visit Aggie100.com.