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Tipping Our Hats to the TOP IN ROC

Rochester Chamber Top 100 Honorees Rev the Region’s Economic Engine

“The Rochester Chamber Top 100 companies demonstrate the fabulous success and amazing diversity that fuel the Rochester and Finger Lakes region’s economic engine. We should all celebrate the contributions of these businesses to our community.”

Bob Duffy, President of Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce

Infographic of Rochester Chamber Top 100 Nominees

Top 100 Overview

  • 100 companies employing 22,991 people in Rochester
  • $12,127,642,633 total revenue generated by the Top 100 Companies (an 85% increase from last year)

The Top Three

  • Avani Technology Solutions, Inc. – Has been in the top 25 four years in a row
  • Precision Optical Transceivers – Jumped 70 spots from last year
  • Taylor, the Builders – Previous best was 14th in 2014

2018 Top 100 Industry Breakdown by Representation within the Top 100 and Revenue

Construction:

  • 22 companies in the Top 100
  • $795,731,385 in revenue
  • 2,085 local employees

E-Commerce:

  • 1 company in the Top 100
  • $3,486,000 in revenue
  • 12 local employees

Financial Services:

  • 8 companies in the Top 100
  • $257,551,642 in revenue
  • 1,014 local employees

Manufacturing:

  • 14 companies in the Top 100
  • $720,747,850 in revenue
  • 1,658 local employees

Retail:

  • 4 companies in the Top 100
  • $9,215,151,787 in revenue
  • 14,055 local employees

Service:

  • 25 companies in the Top 100
  • $630,365,720 in revenue
  • 2,767 local employees

Technology:

  • 21 companies in the Top 100
  • $301,554,249 in revenue
  • 1,144 local employees

Wholesale / Distribution:

  • 5 companies in the Top 100
  • $203,054,000 in revenue
  • 256 local employees

Ownership Demographics

  • Woman-Owned: 18%
  • Minority-Owned: 4%
  • Veteran-Owned: 2%