The Olinger Group Privileged to be Named for a Second Time
March 26, 2012
BATON ROUGE – The Olinger Group was honored to be ranked #9 on the LSU 100: Fastest Growing Tiger Businesses during the 2012 LSU 100 Honoree Luncheon, held Friday, March 23, 2012, at 11:30 a.m. at the Renaissance Hotel.
The LSU 100 celebrates the success of former LSU students and recognizes the impact of LSU on the local, regional and national economies. LSU 100 is co-hosted by LSU and the Stephenson Entrepreneurship Institute. The complete list of 2012 honorees is available at www.lsu100.com.
“The Olinger Group is indicative of the Tiger-led businesses that we are looking for to show other Tigers from every college on campus what they need to do to be successful,” said Lisa O’Beirne, director of development for SEI. “We congratulate them on this achievement and look forward to their continued success.”
Jude A. Olinger, CEO of The Olinger Group, was humbled by the honor saying “I am grateful for the recognition of our company as a fast growing, successful firm. Our employees deserve all of the credit for the great job that they have done providing a quality product to our customers that helps them make decisions and grow their businesses.”
The Olinger Group met the following requirements for inclusion in the LSU 100:
- Has been in business for five years or more
- Has had verifiable revenues of $100,000 for 2008
- Has a former LSU student as owner of at least 50 percent of the company or as chief executive officer, president or managing partner
- Operates in a manner consistent with the mission of LSU and SEI
The Stephenson Entrepreneurship Institute, an integral part of LSU’s E. J. Ourso College of Business, utilizes the Stephenson Entrepreneurship Fellows Program, LSU Executive Education, Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities, and the Distinguished Entrepreneur Speaker Series to address the challenges of entrepreneurship and to positively impact students, the regional economy, the state of Louisiana and the nation. For more information, visit sei.lsu.edu or call 225-578-0313.
The Olinger Group is a full-service provider of custom market research for organizations ranging from Fortune 500 companies to small non-profits. The Olinger Group has kept the feel of a boutique firm by focusing on smart science, dedicated project management and cutting-edge technology. The Olinger Group is an industry leader in implementing the latest technology and specialty teams to answer business questions for companies in the healthcare, hospitality, real estate and retail industries.