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Senior Helpers
Jobs added between 2007 and 2011: 7,560

No. 2,764
2010 Revenue: $6 million
Three-Year Growth: 80.6%

Providing companionship, light medical care, and assistance to the elderly, Senior Helpers has expanded beyond its Baltimore roots to serve areas nationwide. The company went from 980 employees in 2007 to more than 8,000 this year. "We have recruiting programs running each week and every franchisee is interviewing caregivers throughout the week," says CEO Peter Ross.