Council of Growing Companies Names Charles McCabe “Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year”

By Peoples Tax | December 21, 2010
Peoples Income Tax, Inc. CEO to be Honored at National CEO Conference

MCLEAN, VA – The Council of Growing Companies, an international association of entrepreneurial CEOs, has named Charles McCabe, President and Founder, People’s Income Tax, Inc., the inaugural recipient of its Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year award. McCabe, beat out dozens of entrepreneurs through his innovation and rapid rise to success.

The Council of Growing Companies is an international business organization for entrepreneurial CEOs of growing and middle-market companies the fastest-growing sector of the nation’s economy. Council members represent the spectrum of industries and disciplines, and share a common desire to grow their companies by leveraging the knowledge of their peers in unique and exclusive knowledge networks.

People’s Income Tax, Inc., founded in 1987, has shown steady growth, credibility and savvy under McCabe. It was ranked among Richmond, Virginia’s “Rising 25” fastest growing privately held firms from 1993 – 1996, and in 1994 was named a Blue Chip Enterprise by the U. S. Chamber of Commerce. Peoples delivers value and meets the needs of each client, by segmenting its broad client base and providing each client segment with appropriate levels of office atmosphere, knowledge, and sophistication at affordable prices-backed by a money-back pledge.

This award recognizes entrepreneurs from companies with less than $3 million in annual revenues who demonstrate the highest potential for growth – including strategic plan, management team, vision and finance. As the first winners of this honor, McCabe is on the fast track to success and continued growth, and will be mentored by senior members of The Council at events, educational sessions and roundtables.

“We at The Council are in the business of helping CEOs grow their businesses,” said Council of Growing Companies President Robert Morgan, CAE. “We understand the tremendous personal risks entrepreneurs take to achieve their piece of the American dream, and that only by connecting them with other CEOs to provide practical experience and useful knowledge, can they succeed.”

McCabe received his award in an awards ceremony during The Council’s National CEO-to-CEO Conference February 25th at the Loews Ventana Canyon Resort, Tucson, AZ. The Council’s annual, invitation-only conference brought together more than 150 top decision-makers that are reinventing business to address growth challenges in face-to-face encounters. During the 3-day conference, other awards were presented in several categories including: “Creative Use of Technology,” and the “Bootstrap Award.”

For more information on the Council of Growing Companies, awards, or the National CEO-to-CEO Conference, contact The Council’s Eric A. Dyson at 703.893.5343, ext. 269 or visit

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Founded in 1987, The Council of Growing Companies is comprised of entrepreneurial CEOs who lead successful high-growth companies. Members benefit from high-quality education programs, monthly peer-to-peer networking and public policy representation at the state and national levels. With 20 chapters in the United States and Australia, The Council collectively represents a total of 776,000 employees and more than $57 billion in annual revenues in a broad range of industries.

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