15 STRAIGHT YEARS

Sunday, October 4, 1998


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Main story
The list
15 straight years
How list is made
Newcomers
Learning from mistakes
Survey of concerns
Passion for growth
Common goals
The 1998 ranking of companies that have been on the Arthur Andersen Greater Cincinnati 100 for 15 consecutive years:

2. Belcan Corp. Inc.
4. Columbia Sussex Corp. and Affiliates
6. Kenwood Dealer Group Inc.
7. Hickman, Williams & Co.
9. Frank Messer & Sons Construction Co.
11. Jeff Wyler Automotive Family
12. Griffin Industries Inc.
14. Totes Isotoner Corp.
16. Standard Textile Co. Inc.
18. Corporex Family of Companies
19. Jake Sweeney Automotive Inc.
20. Baker Concrete Construction Inc.
21. G & J Pepsi-Cola Bottlers Inc.
28. The Cincinnati Cordage and Paper Co.
29. Towne Properties
32. Mutual Manufacturing & Supply Co.
38. Aurora Casket Co. Inc.
42. Carlisle Construction Co. Inc.
45. R.A. Jones & Co. Inc.
51. ILSCO Corp.
60. Pease Industries Inc.
62. Kirk and Blum Manufacturing Co.
69. Thomson MacConnell Cadillac Inc.
94. Humbert Markets Inc.



Business Headlines for Sunday, October 4, 1998

15 STRAIGHT YEARS
Companies share passion for growth
ENTREPRENEURS
GREATER CINCINNATI 100: THE LIST
How the list is put together
Manufacturers making presence felt
Many use mistakes to build stronger company
New directors signal new direction for Frisch's
PRICIEST HOMES
GREATER CINCINNATI 100: Secrets of their success
SMALL BUSINESS DIARY
Spurring growth, finding niches common goal
TIPSHEET
Top concerns: Workers, technology needed
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