15 College Hunks Hauling Junk & Moving Locations Named to Inc 5000 List
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INC. 5000 Honors 15 College HUNKS Hauling Junk & Moving Locations On The Prestigious Award List

August 18, 2022

15 College HUNKS Hauling Junk & Moving Locations Ranked on the Inc 5000 List Due to Explosive Growth

Inc. revealed its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in America, and College HUNKS Hauling Junk and Moving® had 15 locations named on the list. The list represents a one-of-a-kind look at the most successful companies within the economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent businesses. Facebook, Chobani, Under Armour, Microsoft, Patagonia, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees on the Inc. 5000. College HUNKS achieved a 50% growth on the Inc. list adding five locations from the previous 10 spotlighted.

“We are incredibly honored to be featured on the Inc. 5000 list and to be ranked with other amazing companies,” said Nick Friedman, Co-Founder and Visionary of College HUNKS. “Our teams and franchise partners have demonstrated such fantastic commitment over the past couple of years to help not only grow our brand with new locations, but to also achieve record sales. We are delighted to share this most recent achievement with them and look forward to reaching even bigger heights with their collective support.”

College HUNKS locations and rankings:

· Charlotte, NC - Jeremy, Joel & Jenny Harper - 1,032

· Seattle, WA – Karin & Magnus Olason - 2,035

· Bend, OR – Morgan Parker - 3,744

· Jacksonville, FL – Lisa & Russell Tully - 4,028

· Pittsburgh, PA – Laura Charles- 4,380

· Sarasota, FL – Brett Bailey - 2,892

· Colorado Springs, CO – Keven Elwood - 3,399

· Tampa, FL – Corporate- 4,005

· Boston South, MA – Dan Tereshko - 4,035

· Annapolis, MD – John Bates - 4,147

· Long Island, NY – Steven Nickels & Ted Panebianco - 4,264

· Kalamazoo, MI – Chad Jacob - 4,333

· Plant City, FL – Trent Lott - 4,366

· Bucks County, PA – Cos & Mary Anne Losco - 4,601

· Palm Beach County, FL – Barry Reiss - 4,742

The companies on the 2022 Inc. 5000 have not only been successful, but have also demonstrated resilience amid supply chain woes, labor shortages, and the ongoing impact of COVID-19. Among the top 500, the average median three-year revenue growth rate soared to 2,144 percent. Together, those companies added more than 68,394 jobs over the past three years.

Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at www.inc.com/inc5000. The top 500 companies are featured in the September issue of Inc. magazine, which will be available on August 23.

“The accomplishment of building one of the fastest-growing companies in the U.S., in light of recent economic roadblocks, cannot be overstated,” says Scott Omelianuk, editor-in-chief of Inc. “Inc. is thrilled to honor the companies that have established themselves through innovation, hard work, and rising to the challenges of today.”

“We’ve always held steadfast to our company’s core values and it’s proven time and time again to be a significant contributor to our successes,” added Friedman. “We are fortunate to have franchise partners who share in our vision and join us in our commitment to being a purpose-driven company that strives to build leaders within our organization and the communities we serve.”

College HUNKS is an award-winning company and industry leader in stress-free solutions for moving and junk-hauling needs. Over the past two years, the company has experienced incredible growth and employee retention, as they continue their expansion in new and existing markets across the U.S. and Canada. 

More about Inc. and the Inc. 5000


Companies on the 2022 Inc. 5000 are ranked according to percentage revenue growth from 2018 to 2021. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2018. They must be U.S.-based, privately held, for-profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2021. (Since then, some on the list may have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2018 is $100,000; the minimum for 2021 is $2 million. As always, Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants for subjective reasons. Growth rates used to determine company rankings were calculated to four decimal places. The top 500 companies on the Inc. 5000 are featured in Inc. magazine’s September issue. The entire Inc. 5000 can be found at http://www.inc.com/inc5000.

About Inc.

The world’s most trusted business-media brand, Inc. offers entrepreneurs the knowledge, tools, connections, and community to build great companies. Its award-winning multiplatform content reaches more than 50 million people each month across a variety of channels including websites, newsletters, social media, podcasts, and print. Its prestigious Inc. 5000 list, produced every year since 1982, analyzes company data to recognize the fastest-growing privately held businesses in the United States. The global recognition that comes with inclusion in the 5000 gives the founders of the best businesses an opportunity to engage with an exclusive community of their peers, and the credibility that helps them drive sales and recruit talent. The associated Inc. 5000 Conference & Gala is part of a highly acclaimed portfolio of bespoke events produced by Inc.

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