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September 7, 2011

Fish Window Cleaning Services Again Named to Inc. 5000

St. Louis, Mo. — Fish Window Cleaning Services, Manchester, Mo., has been named again to the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing companies in America.

The company ranked 366th nationally among companies in the business products and services category, and 47th among all Missouri companies making this year’s Inc. 5000 list. This year Fish moved up 372 places in the rankings which are based on each company’s percentage revenue growth from 2007 through 2010.

Commenting on the honor, Mike Merrick, CEO of Fish Window Cleaning Services, said, “It is very gratifying to see our company continue to experience a significant growth trend year-to-year, even after 33 years in business. Without the hard work and dedication of our staff and the outstanding professionalism of our 200 franchisees this would not be possible.”

Only privately-held, for-profit companies based in the U.S. were eligible for the list. The average growth rate of the 2011 Inc. 500|5000 companies was 94 percent. The companies on the 2011 list report having created 350,000 jobs in the past three years, and aggregate revenue among the honorees reached $366 billion, up 14 percent from last year.

Fish Window Cleaning has 239 locations nationally, and is the country’s largest window cleaning company. The organization ranks 139th on Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2011 Franchise 500, 61st on the 2011 AllBusiness AllStars Franchise 300 and 30th among the Top 50 Large Systems in Franchise Business Review’s 2011 Franchisee Satisfaction Awards.