Last week the Aggie 100 luncheon took place October 23, 2015 at The Zone Club at Kyle Field in College Station, TX. During the luncheon, 100 Texas A&M graduates who own or co-own a business were recognized and honored by Texas A&M’s Center for New Venture and Entrepreneurship.
This year’s winner was Empact IT, located in Houston and owned by Michael Greathouse. Since 2012, Empact IT saw a 253 percent growth rate in revenue. Michael graduated from Texas A&M University in 1998.
28 Houston companies were part of the 2015 Aggie 100 list. It has been three years since the winner of Aggie 100 was headquartered in Houston.
All honorees must be a graduate of Texas A&M University, own 50 percent or more of a company, the business has to be five years or older and the annual revenue of the company should range over $250,000.
Pannell Kerr Forster of Texas, P.C. (PKF Texas) are avid supporters of Texas A&M University, Mays Business School and its Center for New Ventures and Entrepreneurship. PKF Texas’ Ag Squad are the official accountants for the Aggie 100. All data submitted was reviewed to calculate the annual revenue of all 100 nominees.