FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 16, 2012
Contact: Paula Rome
Corporate Marketing Director
T. Baker Smith Wins LSU100 Fastest Growing Tiger Businesses Award
Pictured accepting the award on behalf of T. Baker Smith is James Ledet, P.E.,
LSU graduate and Principal at TBS, with LSU Chancellor Mike Martin
(Houma, LA) T. Baker Smith (TBS) recently received the LSU100 Fastest Growing Tiger Businesses Award for 2012.
The LSU100 identifies, recognizes and celebrates the 100 fastest growing LSU-owned or LSU-led businesses in the world. The LSU100 not only celebrates their success, it also provides a forum to pass lessons to the next generation of LSU entrepreneurs.
Kenneth Smith, President and CEO of TBS, said, "We at TBS are only as good as the people who make up this firm. We are honored to receive this award, and I am confident that there are more great things to come at TBS.”
A company can be nominated for the award based on the longevity, the growth and the profitability of the business. This year's award winners included honorees from seven states, including New York and Colorado. The total revenue of this year's honorees was $40.7 billion and the average compounded annual growth rate was 12%.
To see a full listing of winning companies, go to http://www.lsu100.com/.
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ABOUT T. BAKER SMITH: T. Baker Smith, LLC has provided integrated solutions to private, public and industrial clients in south Louisiana, the Gulf Coast, and beyond for nearly a century. With offices located in Houma, Thibodaux, Baton Rouge, Lafayette, and Shreveport, LA and Houston, TX, our dedicated team of 300 associates includes expertise in planning, design, regulatory compliance, surveying, and mapping.