30. Network Deposition Services
30. Network Deposition Services
2010 Revenues: $2 million
5-year Annual Growth Rate: 45%

Terri Urbash
Location: Pittsburgh, PA

About the business:
Network Deposition Services, headquartered in Pittsburgh, is a woman-owned, full-service court reporting and videography company. CEO Terri Urbash was an independent court reporter for many years. Urbash's long tenure in the industry helped her bring other Pittsburgh court reporters on board. Network Deposition Services is also in close proximity to the local community college, providing a steady hiring pool of recent graduates. This is its second appearance on the Inner City 100.

The Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC) defines inner cities as core urban areas with higher unemployment and poverty rates and lower median incomes than their surrounding metropolitan statistical areas. For the 2012 list, ICIC received more than 2,000 solicited nominations using its database of small businesses and through the support of its nominating partners, including the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Staples, New York City Department of Small Business Services, and the U.S. Conference of Mayors. Companies were ranked by compound annual growth rate (CAGR) based on their revenue over the five-year period between 2006 and 2010, the last year for which complete data was available. This list was audited by the independent accounting firm of Rucci Bardaro and Barrett, PC.
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