PRESS RELEASE: MedSys Group Named 37 on Dallas 100™ List of Fastest Growing Companies in North Texas
Founded by the SMU Cox Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship, the Dallas 100tm honors the ingenuity, commitment and perseverance of the fastest growing privately-held entrepreneurial businesses in Dallas.
Plano, Texas, (November 15, 2013) – MedSys Group, a national Healthcare Information Technology Consulting firm, received the prestigious Dallas 100™ Entrepreneur Award for its second consecutive year. On November 14th the company was recognized as one of the fastest growing, privately-held, entrepreneurial businesses in North Texas.
“We’ve had an exciting year,” Alan Kravitz, CEO and Founder of MedSys Group said. “We’ve added an Advisory Services Division to our core offerings and have recruited some of the best names in the Healthcare IT market to help us to continue to evolve the evolution of healthcare. Being recognized by the SMU Cox Caruth Institute for the second consecutive year, as one of Dallas’ fastest growing companies, is the icing on the cake. We feel honored to be a part of it.”
Over the past two years the Dallas 100 winners have created 13,351 jobs. Collectively the winners earned nearly $3.6 billion in sales over the past year. In addition the companies grew at an average annual growth rate of almost 88 percent per year over the past two previous years.
To truly align itself with the its vision of evolving healthcare, MedSys Group has created an Advisory Services Division, that will play a crucial role to the success of healthcare institutions over the next decade. The team focuses on four key practice areas: planning, clinical adoption & optimization, business continuity, and value realization. Over the past year, the company assembled the most innovative group of leaders in the Healthcare IT market, to attract the best technologists, clinicians, program managers, and IT and Healthcare strategists to create an advisory services practice that can truly align with the company’s vision of evolving healthcare.
The twenty-third annual Dallas 100tm Awards Ceremony took place at the Omni Dallas Hotel and was presented by the SMU Cox Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship. The founders originally conceived of the event in 1990, in the midst of another economically challenging time for the country, with the goal of shining the spotlight on the good news about fast growth Dallas companies. The event continues to recognize privately held corporations, proprietorships or partnerships headquartered in Dallas that don’t otherwise get attention, but which have created jobs and generated wealth for their founders and employees.
“Dallas is a town that from its earliest days was driven by growth from entrepreneurs. Every generation has had its share of exciting companies including Texas Instruments, Southwest Airlines, Brinker International and many others,” said Jerry White, event co-founder and director of the Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship at SMU Cox School of Business. ” This year’s Dallas 100™ winners continue that tradition and promise to be as successful as the previously mentioned companies.”
About MedSys Group, LLC:
Founded in 2008, MedSys Group, LLC, a national Healthcare Information Technology Consulting firm, supports today’s technology in large academic medical centers, integrated delivery networks, specialty hospitals, and physician practice organizations. MedSys Group’s vision of ‘evolving healthcare’ is centered on contributing to the success of its clients while providing a supportive culture for its professional consultants and associates. MedSys is able to lend expert guidance and knowledge in Cerner, Epic, Siemens, Meditech, McKesson, and Eclipsys solutions, as well as the Ambulatory and Practice Management arenas. MedSys is frequently featured in A-list publications and was named for two consecutive years on the Dallas 100 list of fastest growing companies in North Texas. MedSys is a recipient of Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work in Healthcare and the Inc. 5000 awards. For more information about MedSys Group, LLC, please visit: www.MedSysGroup.com of call 972-464-0020. Follow MedSys on Twitter @MedSysGroup. For interviews or media inquiries, please contact Gretchen Hydo, Director of Public Relations, at GHydo@MedSys.com.
About Cox School of Business:
The Cox School of Business was originally established in 1920 on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas and was named in honor of benefactor Edwin L. Cox in 1978. SMU Cox offers a full range of undergraduate and graduate business education programs, including the BBA, Full-Time MBA, Professional MBA (PMBA), Executive MBA (EMBA), Master of Science in Accounting, Master of Science in Business Analytics, Master of Science in Entrepreneurship, Master of Science in Finance, Master of Science in Management, Master of Science in Sport Management, as well as Executive Education. The school also offers a number of unique resources and activities for students, including the Business Leadership Center (BLC), the Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship, the Maguire Energy Institute, the Global Leadership Program and the Associate Board Executive Mentoring Program, as well as an international alumni network with chapters in more than 20 countries.