UMBC Training Centers Makes Inc. 500 | 5000 List for Third Consecutive Year
--National recognition as one of the top fastest growing companies confirms commitment to high-quality, technical and professional training--
COLUMBIA, MD – September 17, 2013 – UMBC Training Centers (umbctraining.com
), announced today their selection by Inc. Magazine as one of the ‘Top Fastest Growing Companies,’ for the third year in a row. The Inc. 500 | 5000 list, published August 20, 2013, spotlights the top 500 and 5000 nationwide companies that are growing at the fastest rate.
UMBC Training Centers placed at 58
for ‘Top Fastest Growing Companies’ in the Education Industry, and 51
for companies in the Baltimore, Maryland area. Training Centers’ profile can be found by visiting: www.inc.com/inc5000/profile/umbc-training-centers
“We are honored to receive this national recognition by Inc. Magazine for rapid growth,” stated Kent Malwitz, president, UMBC Training Centers. “Earning this recognition for the third consecutive year validates our commitment to high-quality technical and professional training. Through Rapid Applied Learning (RAL™
), a UMBC Training Centers exclusive, we create learning experiences that make the acquisition of skills effective, efficient and engaging. Individuals learn key skills that are immediately applicable in the workplace and employers find the technically proficient and effective workers so desperately needed.”
From 2009 to 2012, UMBC Training Centers’ achieved 74% growth through online course expansion, new curriculum development, and increased training for the federal government, in areas such as cybersecurity, systems engineering and project management. Training Centers was founded in 2000 by UMBC, a member of the University System of Maryland and ranked by U.S. News & World Report as the nation’s #1 “up and coming” national university from 2010 to 2013.
About UMBC Training Centers
UMBC Training Centers (umbctraining.com
) is the premier provider of technical, engineering and professional skills training in the mid-Atlantic region, extending the instructional excellence of UMBC to individuals, businesses, non-profit organizations and government agencies. Their exclusive Rapid Applied Learning (RAL) combines skills training and hands-on problem solving, guided by expert instructors, to create high-impact, individualized learning. Founded in 2000, UMBC Training Centers is headquartered in Columbia, Maryland.