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Cortello Salon, Inc. honored on “Inc. 500|5000” List of Fastest- Growing Private Companies in America

Cortello Salon, Inc., a Jacksonville Beach based hair salon that specializes in producing some of the most talented professionals in the beauty industry. Their success has landed them on Inc. Magazine’s “Inc. 5000” list, an exclusive annual ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in America. Cortello earned the spot of 713 based on the company’s 636 percent three-year growth.

Courtney Costello“To have earned a spot on the ‘Inc. 5000’ list is a tremendous honor for our company,” said Courtney Costello, CEO and Master Stylist at Cortello. “Over the years, Cortello been recognized as an industry leader and achieved numerous prestigious salon awards. “Presence on the ‘Inc. 5000’ is a true testament to our teams hard work and dedication to raising the industry standards.”

The “Inc. 5000” list has been established for more than 33 years, and celebrates the significant accomplishments, creativity, resilience and tenacity of America’s top entrepreneurs. Resurfacing from a stagnant economic environment, the “Inc. 5000” list has grown from $196 billion in sales in 2008 to $211 billion in 2014, generating 505,000 jobs over the past three years. Cortello earned its way on the list through business growth and bolstering its internal workforce with an additional 43 jobs. “Our strategy is to grow through our team. That’s the only way to achieve real success and happiness.”

“We are appreciative and humbled to receive this accolade on behalf of all our dedicated internal employees and external partners, all of which are the true source of Cortello’s success,” said Courtney. “We are thrilled to be featured on a list that both inspires entrepreneurs and recognizes the hard work and dedication it has taken to fortify Cortello’s national presence.”

About Inc 5000 honorees
Cortello Salon now shares a pedigree with Intuit, Zappos, Under Armour, Microsoft, Jamba Juice, Timberland, Clif Bar, Pandora, Patagonia, Oracle, and other notable alumni. In addition to Cortello Salon, this year’s list added such powerhouses as GoPro, Bridger, Fuhu, Tough Mudder, Bowlmor, and Lending Club.

About Cortello Salon, Inc.
As one of the Nation’s fastest growing salons, Cortello provides advanced education to it’s stylists, which ensures the highest level of customer experience. Cortello has been featured on prestigious lists as: VOID Magazine Best of 904, Salon Today Top 200, Goldwell Titanium Level Achievement Award, as well as Inc. Magazine’s “Inc. 500|5000” list of the nation’s fastest growing private companies. We have earned our reputation as an industry leader by providing unsurpassed customer service and top quality professionals to our guests.

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