Allied Universal Named to Inc. Magazine’s Annual List of Fastest-Growing Private Companies for the 13th Time

Allied Universal Named to Inc. Magazine’s Annual List of Fastest-Growing Private Companies for the 13th TimeSANTA ANA, Calif. — Aug. 18, 2022 – Inc. Magazine revealed that Allied Universal, a global security and facility services company with a workforce of more than 800,000 people worldwide and revenue of approximately $20 billion, was named to the prestigious annual Inc. 5000 list for the 13th time demonstrating the company’s record of sustained growth.
The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the U.S. economy’s most dynamic segment — its independent businesses. Moving up to No. 2,490 from No. 4,469 last year, Allied Universal is among the top 50 percent of all companies on this year’s Inc. 5000 list.
“It is truly an honor to be named to the Inc. 5000 list for the 13th time,” said Steve Jones, Global Chairman & CEO of Allied Universal. “This is a testament to our visionary leaders, dedicated employees and a proven business model of strategic organic growth as well as growth through acquisitions. I am so proud to lead this team of phenomenal employees.”
Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region and other criteria, can be found at The top 500 companies are featured in the September issue of Inc., which will be available on Aug. 23.
“The accomplishment of building one of the fastest-growing companies in the U.S., in light of recent economic roadblocks, cannot be overstated,” says Scott Omelianuk, editor-in-chief of Inc. “Inc. is thrilled to honor the companies that have established themselves through innovation, hard work and rising to the challenges of today.”
More about Inc. and the Inc. 5000 Methodology
Companies on the 2022 Inc. 5000 are ranked according to percentage revenue growth from 2018 to 2021. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2018. They must be U.S.-based, privately held, for-profit and independent — not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies — as of Dec. 31, 2021. (Since then, some on the list may have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2018 is $100,000; the minimum for 2021 is $2 million. As always, Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants for subjective reasons. Growth rates used to determine company rankings were calculated to four decimal places. The top 500 companies on the Inc. 5000 are featured in Inc. magazine’s September issue. The entire Inc. 5000 can be found at?

About Inc.
The world’s most trusted business-media brand, Inc. offers entrepreneurs the knowledge, tools, connections and community to build great companies. Its award-winning multiplatform content reaches more than 50 million people each month across a variety of channels, including websites, newsletters, social media, podcasts and print. Its prestigious Inc. 5000 list, produced every year since 1982, analyzes company data to recognize the fastest-growing privately held businesses in the United States. The global recognition that comes with inclusion in the 5000 gives the founders of the best businesses an opportunity to engage with an exclusive community of their peers and the credibility that helps them drive sales and recruit talent. The associated Inc. 5000 Conference & Gala is part of a highly acclaimed portfolio of bespoke events produced by Inc. For more information, visit
About Allied Universal
Allied Universal®, a leading security and facility services company, provides proactive security services and cutting-edge smart technology to deliver tailored, integrated security solutions that allow clients to focus on their core business. Through a global workforce of approximately 800,000 people, we leverage best practices in communities all over the world. With revenues at approximately $20 billion, we are supported by efficient processes and systems that can only come with scale to help deliver our promise locally: keeping people safe so our communities can thrive. We believe there is no greater purpose than serving and safeguarding customers, communities, and people in today’s world. Allied Universal is There for you®. For more information, please visit