GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Planate Management Group (Planate) was named to the University of Florida’s 2022 Gator100 during a virtual ceremony Friday, April 22. Of the 100 businesses recognized, Planate was ranked twenty-ninth, a steep rise from their 2021 ranking of seventy-eight.
The Gator100 recognizes the world’s fastest-growing Gator businesses owned or led by UF alumni. Ernst & Young calculated each company’s compound annual growth rate (CAGR) over the past three years to generate the ranking.
To qualify for the Gator100, companies must have been in business for five or more years as of October 30, 2021, and have verifiable annual revenues of $250,000 or more every year since 2017. Additionally, a UF alumnus or alumna must have met one of the following three leadership criteria:
- Owned 50 percent or more of the company from Jan. 1, 2017, through Oct. 30, 2021; or
- Served as the company’s chief executive from Jan. 1, 2017, through Oct. 30, 2021; or
- Founded the company and been active as a member of the most senior management team from Jan. 1, 2017, through Oct. 30, 2021.
View the full list of 2022 Gator100 honorees at gator100.ufl.edu.