Legend Solar named Emerging Elite in MountainWest Capital Network’s Utah 100

Legend Solar headquarters in Washington, Utah, May 27, 2016 | Photo by Brett Barrett, St. George News

WASHINGTON — Legend Solar has been recognized as one of the fastest growing businesses by MountainWest Capital Network in the 22nd annual Utah 100 Awards Program. Selected from thousands of eligible applicants from throughout the state and across all industries, Legend Solar was named one of the Emerging Elite, chosen from among the group of honorees. 

The recipients of the award were chosen based on percentage revenue increase between 2011 and 2015. From that group, the Emerging Elite were selected from among companies with less than five but more than two years of operation that show significant promise for future success.

Legend Solar’s co-founders and co-owners, Shane Perkins and Shaun Alldredge, have built one of the state’s leading, and fastest growing, solar power companies. In 2015 alone, the company achieved 400 percent growth, a remarkable milestone that brought a revenue increase from $3.7 million to $18.3 million year over year. 

“It is an honor to accept these awards from MountainWest Capital Network,” Perkins said. “We are proud to be listed among such an incredible group of Utah businesses.”

“Utah remains one of the best economic and entrepreneurial states in the country. With its dynamic economy and long-term stability that invites strong companies, the state has an ample number of businesses that demonstrate incredible growth,” said Paul Skeen, Chairman of the MWCN Utah 100 committee. “It is a pleasure to recognize each of the Utah 100 and acknowledge their success, progression and foresight.”

The Utah 100 Awards Program was held Tuesday in the Grand America Hotel in downtown Salt Lake City and was hosted by MountainWest Capital Network. More information about the awards ceremony can be found online

About Legend Solar

Since 2012, Legend Solar has set the bar as Utah’s premier and fastest growing provider of solar power for businesses and homes. Recognized at No. 29 on the 2016 Inc. 5000 list, the company has been expanding throughout Utah, Nevada and Oregon and with future expansion plans for Arizona, Wyoming, Montana and Idaho.

Legend Solar is an Elite Dealer for SunPower, one of the world’s most innovative and sustainable energy companies that manufactures the highest efficiency solar panels available today with the industry’s best 25-year combined product and power warranty. The company was named Residential National Rising Star by SunPower for its outstanding performance as a new SunPower dealer in 2015.

Legend Solar ensures that customers receive the best value for their installation by customizing the system to meet each family’s needs. The company helps customers take advantage of appropriate tax credits and provides them with aggressive financing options, so homeowners can afford to get into solar power today. For more information, visit www.legendsolar.com.

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