PinnacleART Receives Aggie 100 Award Recognition for Seventh Consecutive Year

PinnacleART ranks no. 83 on the 2017 Aggie 100, with growth rate of 27.74 percent

PASADENA, Texas, Oct. 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Texas A&M University recognized PinnacleART as a member of the 2017 Aggie 100, which honors the 100 fastest growing Aggie-owned or Aggie-led businesses in the world. PinnacleART ranked 83rd on the list, with a growth rate of 27.74 percent from 2014 through 2016. The Aggie 100, a program created by the Center for New Ventures and Entrepreneurship (CNVE) in Texas A&M University’s Mays Business School, honors graduates from across disciplines for their entrepreneurial endeavors and success as business leaders. 2017 marks the 13th Anniversary of the Aggie 100 program.

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PinnacleART was founded in 2006 by two Texas A&M University mechanical engineering graduates, Ryan and Jennifer Sitton, with the belief that the company and its employees could change the world. Based in Pasadena, Texas, PinnacleART is making the world reliable by building, implementing and maintaining comprehensive reliability programs for asset-intensive industries. By offering the highest degree of service, the PinnacleART team helps clients reduce risk, ensure compliance, optimize costs and improve safety. 

“PinnacleART is honored to once again receive recognition on the Aggie 100 list. For me, it reconfirms our accomplishments thus far," said PinnacleART CEO, David Rosenwasser. “Our success is directly attributable to our team’s continued dedication and hard work to make our customers more reliable. Our customers’ confidence in our ability to take a different approach through innovation and customer service has allowed us to achieve increasingly better results.  I’m excited about where we’ve been, but even more thrilled about where we are headed.”  

The 100 Aggie-owned or Aggie-led businesses with the highest annual revenue growth were recognized on Friday, October 27, 2017, at an evening gala in the Hall of Champions at Texas A&M University’s football stadium, Kyle Field. The honorees were joined by employees, faculty, administrators, current students and fellow entrepreneurs to celebrate their success.

“This year’s Aggie 100 companies represent three countries and six states, but 89 of the companies are Texas-based, and for that we’re very proud,” said Richard Lester, executive director of Mays Business School’s McFerrin Center for Entrepreneurship. “When we consider the jobs that have been created throughout Texas, the U.S., and the world, we are humbled that graduates of Texas A&M remain vigilant to keep the Aggie Code of Honor in all they do. The excellence from this year’s class is tremendous.”

The full 2017 Aggie 100 list can be viewed at

About PinnacleART 
PinnacleART is the global leader in designing, implementing, and maintaining comprehensive asset reliability and integrity programs for process facilities in the oil and gas, chemical, mining, pharmaceutical, wastewater, and electric power industries—including national oil companies, super majors, and majors, as well as independents. Our team of talented experts, engineers, and inspectors help clients mitigate risk of downtime and loss of containment; ensure safety of personnel; optimize costs associated with inspection, maintenance, and total asset spend; and ensure compliance with regulatory standards. To learn more about PinnacleART, visit, email, or call 281-598-1330.

Brittany Kopech, Client Solutions & Marketing Manager 

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