Kolbeco Clients Named Fastest-Growing Private Companies

For the tenth year in a row, Kolbeco clients have been named to the St. Louis Business Journal’s list of Fastest Growing Companies in St. Louis. Flat World Supply Chain, a technology firm providing logistics and supply chain management, ranked #1 with 238.53% revenue growth. Krilogy Financial, a financial services firm focused on culture, values, and accomplishing clients’ goals, landed the #5 spot on the list, with 143.22% revenue growth.


flat world  Flat World Supply Chain was founded in 2006 by Kirk Ferrell and Jeff Rothermich with the idea of “always looking for a better    way to do things.” The company works with a number of transportation providers and software solutions to meet clients’ needs.




Established in 2009 by Kent Skornia, Krilogy Financial develops customized wealth management strategies for investors, always leading with the firm’s core values of Dedicated, Abundant, Leadership. Krilogy leverages technology to enhance client service and satisfaction, and help them reach their goals.


Flat World and Krilogy join the ranks of Kolbeco clients who have been named to the Business Journal’s Fastest Growing list. In fact, the St. Louis based PR firm has had at least one client make the list every year for the past ten years, including Kolbeco being named a fastest-growing company in 2008.


“Here at Kolbeco, we focus on helping clients emerge to that next level of their business, through growth, transition, new product and market launches, or other scenarios that will enable their growth,” said Kolbeco Senior Manager, Lauren Kolbe. “It’s rewarding and very humbling to be a part of the team that makes up these visionary companies.”


The Business Journal’s List of Fastest Growing Companies honors local companies, privately owned and located in the St. Louis metropolitan area, and is based on three-year growth. To learn more about the St. Louis Business Journal’s Fastest Growing Companies, visit their website at www.bizjournals.com/stlouis.


About Kolbeco

Kolbeco is a full-service Marketing and Public Relations firm focusing on emerging businesses of all sizes in a variety of industries, including construction, technology, manufacturing, health care, consumer electronics and professional services. Kolbeco has been named one of the top PR firms in St. Louis by the St. Louis Business Journal and St. Louis Small Business Monthly. The firm provides strategic planning, advertising, graphic design, web design, social media, and a full range of online and traditional public relations services. For more information, please call 636-379-3895 or visit www.kolbeco.net.