Orange County Business Journal Recognizes Business Success and Entrepreneurial Spirit
Orange County, Calif., February 26th, 2020 – Branded Group Founder and CEO Michael Kurland was recently nominated for the 2020 Excellence in Entrepreneurship Award by the Orange County Business Journal. The award recognizes the publication’s clients and associates who exemplify the American entrepreneurial spirit through creativity and determination in the establishment and nurturing of business ventures.
“It is an honor to be considered for this award, which celebrates entrepreneurship,” Kurland said. “I share this recognition with the dedicated Branded Group team and our valued customers, vendors, and non-profit partners, who have supported us in the achievement of our vision to Be Better.”
Kurland was among 94 nominees for the 2020 Excellence in Entrepreneurship Awards. The companies on this list show stunning rates of growth across all industries in California. Between 2016 and 2018, these 250 private companies had an average growth rate of 422 percent and, in 2018 alone, they employed more than 49,000 people and added $5.6 billion to the California economy. Companies based in the largest metro areas—Los Angeles, the Bay Area, and San Diego—brought in the highest revenue overall.
“I am privileged to be among the many dynamic and innovative leaders that have achieved so much in launching and growing their businesses,” said Kurland. “Thank you to the Orange County Business Journal for recognizing excellence in entrepreneurship among businesses in Orange County.”
About Branded Group
Branded Group is an award-winning facility maintenance and construction management company servicing multi-site commercial properties. Through its “Be Better” experience, Branded Group provides clients with peace of mind and preserves their brand standards. Services include on-demand facility maintenance, construction management, and special project implementation for retail locations, restaurants, healthcare facilities, and educational institutions, among other industry verticals. The company has been twice certified as a Great Place to Work® and ranked twice on the Inc. 5000. www.branded-group.com