Company Ranked #1795 Fastest Growing Company Overall and #1 Fastest Growing Company in the Cedar City, Utah Region
KANARRAVILLE, Utah–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BZI® (www.bzi.com), a national leader in construction and technology for safer, simpler, and more efficient building processes, today announced it has been named to the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies in America for 2023. The Inc. 5000 is a coveted ranking based on revenue growth over three years, and companies featured on the list have showcased rapid expansion and resilience in today’s ever-evolving business landscape.
BZI was ranked #1795 fastest growing company overall in the list. The company was also awarded the #82 fastest-growing construction company, the #40 fastest-growing company in Utah, and the fastest-growing company in the Cedar City region, where BZI is located. This is the first year that BZI has applied to be considered in the Inc. 5000.
“Being recognized by Inc. as one of the fastest growing private companies in the US is an incredible honor, recognizing the day-to-day hard work businesses go through to be poised for continued success,” said James Barlow, CEO of BZI. “We have been fortunate to attract industry experts and top talent that have led to our phenomenal growth over the last few years and being honored in the Inc. 5000 further validates the ingenuity and commitment of all BZI team members.”
The Inc. 5000 recognition comes on the heels of incredible growth for BZI. The company has increased its revenue more than 10-fold and its employee base to over 700 team members in only five years. BZI was recently awarded a Top Workplaces 2023 honor by The Salt Lake City Tribune and named a finalist in Fast Company’s 2023 World Changing Ideas Awards. BZI is a proud member of and accredited by AISC, an organization that recently bestowed the company its top safety award, the “Erector Award of Honor.” Additionally, CEO James Barlow serves on the Forbes Business Council and has recently been named a recipient of the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige Award.
Founded in 2016 and headquartered in Kanarraville, Utah, the BZI family of companies operates through three primary organizations: Building Zone Industries, LLC is responsible for steel erection, while BZI Steel, LLC specializes in steel fabrication. InnovaTech, LLC specializes in designing, engineering, and manufacturing innovative construction equipment and processes to enhance efficiency and safety on the job. To support its workforce and maintain high safety and quality standards, BZI partners with SteelTech Academy, an exclusive technical, safety, and vocational training center offered to all team members. The academy provides training in OSHA (10) and (30) certifications, equipment operations, fall protection, and industry-specific welding certifications. Since 2021, SteelTech Academy has issued over 3,200 certifications across these disciplines and consistently logs over 10,000 student contact hours annually. BZI is a proud member of and accredited by AISC, an organization that recently bestowed upon BZI its top safety award, the “Erector Award of Honor.” CEO James Barlow serves on the Forbes Business Council and has recently been named a recipient of the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige Award. Beginning as farmers raising pole barns, BZI is now completing and executing major construction projects across the United States and is recognized as a leading provider of innovative construction solutions for companies worldwide.
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