Didit Marketing & PR Agency CEO Dave Pasternack of Oceanside among Winners of
LI SmartCEO Future 50 Award 

50 Long Island companies to be recognized in awards program for fast growth

Garden City, NY (March 23, 2017) — Long Island SmartCEO announced the 2017 Future 50 Awards winners of a program, which recognizes the region’s 50 fastest-growing mid-sized companies that have demonstrated significant growth based on a combined three-year average of revenue and employee growth. The 2017 Future 50 winners collectively generate more than $1.46 billion in annual revenue and employ 4,887 individuals on Long Island. This impressive group, which includes traditional and digital marketing and public relations agency Didit, will be recognized in SmartCEO magazine and celebrated at a Hawaii-themed awards ceremony on March 28, 2017 at The Garden City Hotel.

“Didit is honored to be recognized as a SmartCEO Future 50 Awards winner for two consecutive years,” said Dave Pasternack, chief executive officer and co-founder of Didit. “This has been a productive year of business growth and strategic innovation at Didit, and we take great pride in our efforts to assist our clients in meeting their marketing and public relations goals.”

“Ask any CEO and they’ll tell you that leading a fast-growing company is one of the most exhilarating and challenging endeavors an entrepreneur can experience,” said Jaime Nespor-Zawmon, president of SmartCEO. “From growing a startup to scaling an established organization, this year’s Future 50 winners have executed their growth strategies year after year. More impressively, they have created job opportunities and fueled economic prosperity in our region. These passionate and driven entrepreneurs embody the true definition of leadership. We honor them for their unwavering commitment to building their businesses, shaping our communities and making our region a better place to work and live.”

More than 300 local business executives and guests are expected to attend this year’s Hawaii-themed awards gala at The Garden City Hotel to celebrate the winners and their achievements. The event will kick off with a cocktail reception and high-energy networking followed by a video-packed awards ceremony and seated dinner. The evening and celebration will culminate with dessert and additional networking.

 

Please see below for a complete list of winners and for event details. To share in the excitement leading up to the event, follow @SmartCEO #Future50.

2017 Future 50 Awards

Date: Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Time: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. (VIP: 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.)

Location: The Garden City Hotel

45 7th St., Garden City, NY 11530

Attire: Black-tie optional

 

2017 Future 50 Winners

ACDS, Inc.

The Advance Group

Advantage Payroll Services LI

Advantages

Allurez

Alure Home Improvements

American Red Cross on Long Island

Business Dynamics Inc.

CargoTrans, Inc.

Central Business Systems

Charles Rutenberg Realty, Inc.

Christmas and City

Cirrus Data Solutions, Inc.

Conde Boyce, LLP

Cornerstone Real Estate Services, LLC

Costello’s Ace Hardware

Dashboard Enterprises, Inc.

DCI – Design Communications LLC

Didit

EIA

Focus Rx

Friedman & Friedman

Gayron de Bruin Land Surveying and Engineering, PC

Gotham Government Relations & Communications LLC/Gerstman Schwartz & Malito LLP

Hotel Indigo East End

Human First, Inc.

IIT Inc.

IRI: Innovative Resources for Independence

Kelly, Rode & Kelly, LLP

Long Island Community Foundation

Long Island Media Inc.

M&V Limousines Ltd.

Michels & Hanley CPAs, LLP

New York Global Consultants Inc.

Northwestern Mutual

Options for Community Living, Inc.

Pharmapacks, LLC

POM Recoveries, Inc.

Pro Gym Supply

QIRT (Quality In Real Time)

Safe Harbor Asset Management

Schulman Insurance Brokerage, LLC

Superior Metal & Woodwork, Inc.

SupplyLogic, Inc.

Tiedin Media

Travers and Associates, Inc.

Trinity Logistics USA, Inc.

Valerie Shivers Law

Ventura Air Services, Inc.

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