30 Years of No. 1 Companies

Timothy Rice
18 of 29

1999: Roth Staffing
Brea, Calif.

1998 Revenue: $73.8 million
Three-Year Growth: 20,332%

Roth Staffing was founded in 1994 by CEO Ben Roth, and recently celebrated its 17th year in business. The company provides temporary, temporary-to-hire and direct hire staffing solutions to over 10,000 businesses throughout the United States. When Inc. interviewed Roth back in 2000, he told the magazine, “We didn't want to be the biggest; we wanted to be the best…We wanted our customers to rave about our service."