CHICAGO, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Textura Corporation (TXTR), the leading provider of collaboration solutions for the construction industry, announced today that it has been named one of Chicago's top job creators by Crain's Chicago Business magazine.
Textura ranked No. 14 on the Crain's Chicago Business inaugural Job Creators list, based on Textura's staff growth of 248% in the Chicago area from 2010 to 2013. Textura, which is based in Deerfield, Illinois, had 223 full-time Chicago-area employees as of Dec. 31, 2013.
Crain's Chicago Business is an award-winning weekly magazine covering the Chicago business landscape. The magazine's 2014 Job Creators feature recognizes the 15 Chicago companies that experienced the greatest employment growth from 2010 to 2013. To be eligible, a company had to be located in the Illinois six-county area of Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake, McHenry and Will. Companies also must have had at least 10 full-time employees as of Dec. 31, 2010, and at least 50 full-time employees as of Dec. 31, 2013.
Crain's in June named Textura to its 2014 Fast Fifty list as one of the fastest-growing companies in the Chicago area. Textura ranked No. 8 on the Fast Fifty list, based on revenue growth of 1,932% from 2009 to 2013.
Patrick Allin, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Textura, said: "We are thrilled and honored to be recognized as one of the companies helping to fuel economic growth in our home state of Illinois. Our recent employment growth in Chicago and across our operations is another reflection of our success in building a thriving, fast-growing business that is helping to transform the construction industry through technology."
Textura is the leading provider of collaboration and productivity tools for the construction industry. Our solutions serve all construction industry professionals across the project lifecycle – from takeoff, estimating, design, pre-qualification and bid management to submittals, field management, LEED® management and payment.
The Textura® collaboration platform and online product suite represent the first time the industry has all the tools needed to manage their business in an integrated fashion to save time and money and reduce exposure to risks. With award winning technology, world-class customer support and consistent growth, Textura is leading the construction industry's technology transformation. www.texturacorp.com
Lacey Faye Spang
Textura Corporation, Investor Relations
- Crain's Chicago Business
- Chicago area
- construction industry