Sarasota County Largest Private Employers
100 Local Employees
(Green denotes headquarter companies)
Company Number of Local Employees Description
Publix  2677 Grocery store/distribution
PGT Industries 1924 Window and door manufacturer
Sun Hydraulics Corporation 683 Hydraulic cartridge valves manufacturer
Tervis 679 Insulated plastic tumbler manufacturer
Shared Services Center 405 Business office support 
FCCI Insurance Group 402 Insurance for commercial property and casual
Expert Global Solutions/EGS 330 Customer contact center
Aso LLC 260 Bandage manufacturer
Jones Chemicals 250 Chemical manufacturer 251 International package shipping
Zenith Insurance Company 212 Workers compensation insurance
L-3 Communications Holdings, Inc. 205 Aviation black box recorders manufacturer
United Natural Foods, Inc. 205 Distributor of organic/specialty foods 
CAE Healthcare, Inc. 202 Patient simulator manufacturer
Advanced Masonry Systems 200 Construction concrete/masonry contractors
Gold Coast Eagle Distributing 182 Distributor of alchololic beverages
Mullet's Aluminum Products, Inc.  180 Distributor of aluminum materials
Boars Head Provisions Co., Inc. 180 Distributor of premium meats and cheeses
Hoveround Corporation 180 Powered wheelchair manufacturer
Jackson Hewitt, Inc. 141 Tax technology software
King Plastic Corporation 140 Polymer sheets, slabs, & massive shapes manufacturer
Harmar 140 Vehicle and home powered lifts manufacturer
S-One Holdings Corporation 130 Printing and image technology products
Vertex, Inc. 130 Tax technology software
KHS USA Inc. 125 Packaging machinery manufacturer
Direct Energy Services 125 Home service franchisor for Pplbg, elect & HVAC
IntegraClick, LLC. 120 Internet marketing advertising
Universal North America 120 Insurance property and casualty
Coca Cola Bottling Company 116 Beverage bottler and distributor
Voalte, Inc. 114 Telecommunications
Informa Support Systems 112 Professional, scientific and technical services
Intertape Polymer Group 110 Specialty packaging manufacturer 
Global Financial Private Capital 109 Investment and financing offerings
Jeld-Wen 104 Window manufacturer
Note:   The Economic Development Corporation of Sarasota County has compiled this listing of the largest private employers in Sarasota County based upon information provided. This list may not be all-inclusive. These figures are approximate as of January 2016.
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