9 Bay Area companies on Fortune's Fast 100 24-Aug-2010
9 Bay Area companies on Fortune's Fast 100 Silicon Valley / San Jose Business Journal
Nine Bay Area companies made Fortune magazines annual ranking of the 100 fastest-growing companies in the country.
San Francisco-based Salesforce.com Inc., which has operations in San Mateo, ranked No. 4. It showed 119 percent growth in earnings per share and 40 percent growth in revenue and a total return of 26 percent.
All are public companies and were ranked according to three-year growth in earnings per share, revenue and total return.
Ranked No. 1 was Eldorado Gold Corp., which posted 119 percent EPS growth, 47 percent revenue growth, 46 percent total return.
Others from the Bay Area on the list from the region were: