AIMS Companies CEO Chris Mihaletos Named ‘CEO of the Year’ By Phoenix Business Journal


AIMS Also Recognized asa Top 25 Fastest Growing Company

Scottsdale, AZ – November 16, 2021 – AIMS Companies, a national industrial, municipal and utility services company, announces that CEO, Chris Mihaletos, has been named as CEO of the Year by thePhoenix Business Journal. The company was also ranked as one of the Top 25 Fastest Growing Companies and Top 50 Private Companies.

“We are so grateful to the Phoenix Business Journal for recognizing our continued growth and contributions to the business community,” says Chris Mihaletos, CEO, AIMS Companies. “We want to thank our employees for their amazing contributions each and every day and recognize the other nominees for their contributions to our local economy.”

Chris Mihaletos and AIMS Companies received the recognition at the ACE awards on November 15, hosted by the Phoenix Business Journal. The annual award recognizes and honors the Top CEO, Top Private Companies and Fastest-Growing Businesses in Arizona.

The company ranked 18 in the Top25 Fastest Growing Company category and 24 in the Top 50 Private Companies list. Since 2010, AIMS has grown an average of 20 percent annually and has built a team of over 650 highly skilled employees.

About AIMS Companies

AIMS Companies is headquartered in Scottsdale, AZ and provides a wide range of industrial, municipal and environmental services across the U.S. AIMSCompanies is a HUBZone certified business organization that employs over 500 professionals. For more information, please visit

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