October 1, 2016

Advent Design Named Winner of Philadelphia 100

Bristol, PA (October 2016) – TESCO’s parent company Advent Design has been named Winner of the 2016 Philadelphia 100. This is the 12th time the company has won this accolade.
The Philadelphia 100 has been the hallmark of entrepreneurial achievement in the region since 1988 and identifies and honors the 100 fastest growing, privately-held entrepreneurial companies in the Greater Philadelphia area. The project is run by the Wharton Small Business Development Center and the Entrepreneurs’ Forum of Greater Philadelphia. The award ceremony was held at the Fillmore.

In addition to Philadelphia 100, TESCO has received numerous awards that reinforce their culture of innovation and improvement including: Philadelphia Hall of Fame, Inc. 5000, Small Business Innovator of the Year, Fast 50 for the Mid-Atlantic (twice), KAPE, and Best Veterans Friendly Employer for Bucks County.

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TESCO (The Eastern Specialty Company) is a manufacturer and service provider to the electric utilities industry. TESCO is owned and staffed by engineers with a passion for quality and a clear understanding of the needs of their customers and their vision of the future of the utility industry. Their broad product portfolio helps utilities to manage precious resources responsibly and efficiently.

TESCO, founded more than 100 years ago, is constantly evolving and works to address and solve the most challenging metering problems. One of TESCO’s continued strengths is the company’s ability to work successfully with utility clients in a variety of capacities. As customers’ needs have changed, TESCO has responded by providing new products and services to meet the needs of a continuously changing market.

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