Faulkner Design Group Receives 2013 Dallas 100™ Entrepreneur Award
DALLAS (Nov. 18, 2013) –Faulkner Design Group, an award-winning interior architecture firm based in Dallas, Texas, took home top honors from the SMU Cox School of Business with the Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship’s 2013 Dallas 100 TM Award. The award, which recognizes the 100 fastest-growing Dallas-based companies, was presented to recipients on Thurs. Nov. 14, at a dinner and ceremony at the Omni Hotel in downtown Dallas. This is the second time Faulkner Design Group has received this designation.
To be considered for the prestigious award, nominees must be a Metroplex-based, independent, for-profit, privately held corporation, proprietorship or partnership with at least three years of financial history. Additionally, nominees must have sales of more than $500,000, but less than $75 million in fiscal year 2010; a three-year sales history which reflects growth during the three-year sales period; and a satisfactory credit report as determined by the Dallas 100™ committee. The winners are chosen based on the company’s increased growth in sales, percentage of growth and absolute dollar growth in the three years preceding the event.
“As an entrepreneur and life-long Dallasite, it is an honor to be recognized by SMU’s Cox School of Business, which has always been a symbol for business excellence,” said Adrienne Akin Faulkner, RID, LEED Green Associate, IIDA, ASID, president and founder of Faulkner Design Group. “For over 21 years, Faulkner Design Group has worked tirelessly to provide our clients the Best service around, and we have done so while continuing to grow and thrive. We have also embraced every opportunity to bring a new level of innovation to our industry, and to introduce design and service models that are unprecedented in the interior and architectural design field. We believe this has helped set us apart from our peers, and positioned us as thought leaders in our industry.”
The Dallas 100™ Award was co-founded by the Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship in 1990 and is an annual event in the Dallas area. For more information on the Dallas 100™, visit the Dallas 100 website.