CLEVELAND - SS&G, Inc. and its affiliate SS&G Healthcare Services have been recognized as two of the fastest growing companies in Northeast Ohio.

The businesses have been named to the 2013 Weatherhead 100, which identifies the 100 top growth companies in Northeast Ohio based on sales from 2008 through 2012.

Recognized companies must have had sales of more than $100,000 in 2008 and more than $1 million in 2012, and be headquartered in the Northeast Ohio area. In addition, the companies must have had at least 16 full-time employees in 2012. SS&G is also the presenting sponsor for the Weatherhead 100 awards.

"Our team works tirelessly to offer the highest quality services to our clients, so it is always an honor to be recognized," said Robert Littman, CEO at SS&G. "We are also proud this year to become the presenting sponsor for the Weatherhead 100, as it gives us a chance to take part in recognizing other innovative businesses that are thriving in Northeast Ohio."

This marks the 15th time SS&G has been named to the list. SS&G Healthcare has also previously appeared on the Weatherhead 100 list, most recently in 2012.

About SS&G

SS&G, Inc. (http://www.ssandg.com/) is a full-service certified public accounting, business advisory, and management consulting firm encompassing assurance, tax, employee benefits, and restaurant financial services. SS&G also provides a broad scope of services through its health care, wealth management, and payroll entities. With offices in Illinois, Kentucky, and Ohio, and 525 employees, SS&G is one of the nation's largest independent accounting and business consulting firms. SS&G is a founding member of LEA Global, an international professional association of independently owned accounting and consulting firms.

About SS&G Healthcare Services, LLC

SS&G Healthcare Services, an affiliate of SS&G, Inc., provides management, operational, and financial health care consulting services to private practices, hospital-employed and affiliated physicians, post-acute care facilities, and clinical research settings. Learn more at http://www.ssandghc.com/