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Headworks International Named to’s Top Businesses – 2014

April 23, 2014 download pdf, the nation’s leading multicultural social media site, has recently acknowledged Headworks International as one of the Nation’s “Top Businesses” for 2014. This exclusive ranking is a reflection of Headwork International’s overall vision, leadership and economic accomplishments in moving our economy forward. The award, known as the Div500, represents the most unique class of companies which have earned the distinction of fostering a culture of sustainable growth among the communities they serve.

2014 marks’s 14th annual listing of the Nation’s top businesses. Over 1.3 million businesses participated in this year’s program. The “Top Businesses” are determined by a selection committee which evaluates the eligibility for all submissions in each award category. The selection committee bases their decision on a set of criteria which includes: reviewing each entrant’s business profile, website, and gross annual sales submitted. The businesses selected on these lists have become highly coveted among corporations, government agencies and educational institutions who desire to increase opportunities with privately-held businesses.

“We are very proud to continue to support men and women who have become the core of our nation’s innovation, productivity and growth”, says Kenton Clarke, President & CEO of He goes on to add, “I am very optimistic about our future, especially as this distinct group of entrepreneurs continue to produce immeasurable results and serve as a prime example for current and generations to come.”

“Headworks is honored to be acknowledged by once again for the culture and commitment of our talented people. Our team of innovative and passionate professionals is dedicated to the mission of cleaning the world’s wastewater so that it can be a reusable and sustainable resource,” stated Michele LaNoue, CEO of Headworks International. “ allows us to benchmark our success in fulfilling our cultural goals and I am delighted to say that we have been selected on the List year after year since 2005.”

The List

This List is a classification that represents the top privately-held businesses in the U.S., in sectors such as technology, manufacturing, food service and professional services. The List offers a comprehensive look at the strongest segment in the United States economy- America’s privately-held businesses. Large organizational buyers who do business with multicultural, small and women-owned businesses all use the list. The List has garnered over 20 million annual views since inception.

For the complete list of winning companies, please visit: and for more about Headworks International Inc., please visit:

About Headworks International

Headworks® International Inc. is a total solutions provider offering wastewater screening, MBBR/IFAS biological treatment, and tertiary filtration products to the worldwide municipal and industrial treatment industry. Every day, Headworks International devotes its considerable resources to meet the world’s demand for our most precious resource: clean water. The challenges facing the water industry change daily—to meet these evolving needs, we’ve devoted decades to continuously engineer innovative wastewater treatment solutions that have become industry standards. Our series of robust screens are the most reliable on the market, while our proven MBBR and IFAS systems are revolutionizing the way facilities are retrofitted and upgraded, turning wastewater into reusable water.

Headworks Inc.’s corporate office is based in Houston, Texas with offices in the USA, Canada, India, and the Middle East and installations around the world. The men and women of Headworks come from many cultures, creating a rich mix of diverse experiences and forming a unique understanding of the global marketplace.


Launched in 1999, is the largest organization of privately owned businesses throughout the United States that provide goods and services to Fortune 1000 companies, government agencies, and colleges and universities. provides research and data collection services for diversity including the “Top 50 Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities”, “Top 500 Diversity Owned Companies in America”, and others. Its research has been recognized and published by Forbes Magazine, Business Week and thousands of other print and internet publications. The site has gained national recognition and has won numerous awards for its content and design. Its e-magazine reaches over 3,000,000 readers, an e-newsletter that reaches 2.4 million, and website visitors of 1.2 million a month. It is a leading provider of diversity management tools.’s produced by Computer Consulting Associates International Inc. ( of Southport, CT. Founded in 1980.

For additional information, please contact:

Gerald Seidl, Co-Founder and Senior Vice President
Headworks International
11000 Brittmoore Park Drive
Houston, Texas 77041 USA
(713) 647-6667

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