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23. CryoLife Inc.

23. CryoLife Inc.
Financials: Latest Results
Rank: 23 (Previous rank: N.A.)
CEO: Steven Anderson
Headquarters: Kennesaw, GA
Employees: 435
Industry: Health Care
Revenue: $105.1 million
(four quarters to 12/31/08)
Return to investors: 42.7%
(three years to 12/81/08, annualized rate)

CryoLife's primary business is shipping cryopreserved human heart valves for use in transplant operations. It also manufactures BioGlue, a polymer made from cattle blood proteins that has been used in more than 450,000 surgical procedures since 1998.
From the July/August 2009 issue of Fortune Small Business magazine
Source: Zacks
Revenue is for the most recent four quarters ended on or before 12/31/08.

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