2011 Weatherhead 100 – Centurion Winners

1 Safeguard Properties LLC

City: Valley View

Founded: 1990

Sales growth: 267.98%

Employees: 250-999


Safeguard is the nation’s largest privately held field services company providing services to the mortgage loan industry.

2 Great Lakes Petroleum Co.,

City: Cleveland

Founded: 1997

Sales growth: 225.26%

Employees: 50-249


Great Lakes Petroleum is a distributer of motor fuels and lubricants operating in Ohio, Pennsylvania, the Carolinas, Georgia and Virginia.

3 Shearer’s Foods Inc.

City: Brewster

Founded: 1974

Sales growth: 184.56%

Employees: 1,000+


Shearer’s Foods manufactures/distributes Shearer’s award-winning snacks and produces salted snacks for private label and co-pack customers.

4 Mazzella Holding Cos.

City: Cleveland

Founded: 1959

Sales growth: 184.21%

Employees: 250-999


Mazzella provides overhead cranes, hoists and a wide range of slings and customized lifting and rigging devices and inspection services.

5 Hyland Software Inc.

City: Westlake

Founded: 1991

Sales growth: 118.68%

Employees: 1,000+


Hyland is the developer of the OnBase enterprise content management software suite.

6 Marous Brothers Construction Inc.

City: Willoughby

Founded: 1980

Sales growth: 116.55%

Employees: 250-999


Marous Brothers Construction is recognized as one of the leading construction firms in the Midwest offering integrated services for complete construction solutions.

7 Fairmount Minerals

City: Chardon

Founded: 1986

Sales growth: 110.6%

Employees: 250-999


Fairmount Minerals is one of the largest producers of industrial sand in the United States.

8 Dealer Tire LLC

City: Cleveland

Founded: 2001

Sales growth: 97.8%

Employees: 250-999


Dealer Tire designs, implements and manages tire programs exclusively for automobile original equipment manufacturers and their dealers.

9 Family Heritage Life Insurance Co.

City: Broadview Heights

Founded: 1989

Sales growth: 64.01%

Employees: 50-249


Family Heritage is a marketer of supplemental health insurance products to include cancer, intensive care, heart, accident, hospital indemnity and life insurance.

10 The Garland Co. Inc.

City: Cleveland

Founded: 1895

Sales growth: 41.77%

Employees: 250-999


Garland Industries is a manufacturer of roofing, waterproofing, flooring and structural maintenance systems for commercial, industrial and institutional buildings.