Star2Star Communications in Sarasota, one of six local companies featured on Fortune Inc.’s 500 List of Fastest Growing Companies, plans to add more than 100 jobs by September 2013.
The IT company that provides phone over the internet services to businesses has had tremendous success including growing sales, which boosted revenues to $18.2 million in 2011. The company plans on continued growth, including hiring additional staff.
“We’ve doubled our revenues every year since we started, and we intend to continue on the same course,” says Les Freed of Star2Star Communications. “We expect to roughly double our employee count over the next 12 months.”
The company currently employs approximately 110 employees and is actively recruiting new talent.
“We have several openings in our sales, development and operations departments,” Freed says. “A list of openings can be found on our website
, which was founded in 2006, sells its integrated communication solutions through various distributors and dealers. Its internet communication systems are available and installed in both small and large businesses across North America.
The company’s headquarters is located at 600 Tallevast Rd., Suite 202, in Sarasota, near the Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport
. The headquarters, which are housed in a state-of-the-art building constructed to withstand a category five hurricane, is quite large with several areas including development and testing, order fulfillment, a customer support floor and a training facility.
Writer: Kimberly Patterson
Source: Les Freed, Star2Star Communications