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DUPAGE COUNTY TOP 15 PUBLICLY-HELD COMPANIES
(BY REVENUE)

COMPANY NAME LOCATION WORKFORCE
NAVISTAR INTERNATIONAL LISLE 12,300
UNIVAR  DOWNERS GROVE 8,600
DOVER CORP. DOWNERS GROVE 29,000
TREEHOUSE FOODS OAK BROOK 13,489
HUB GROUP INC. OAK BROOK 4,377
AAR CORP. WOOD DALE 4,600
SUNCOKE ENERGY LISLE 1,179
FTD COMPANIES DOWNERS GROVE 1,501
FEDERAL SIGNAL CORP.  OAK BROOK 3,100
KNOWLES CORP. ITASCA 7,900
GREAT LAKES DREDGE AND DOCK OAK BROOK 1,426
FIRST MIDWEST BANCORP INC. ITASCA 2,152
RETAIL PROPERTIES OF AMERICA, INC. OAK BROOK 220
CABOT MICROELECTRONICS CORP. AURORA 1,179
CTS CORP. LISLE 3,222
Source: Crain’s Book of Lists, 2019    

DUPAGE COUNTY TOP 15 PRIVATELY-HELD COMPANIES
(BY REVENUE)

COMPANY NAME LOCATION WORKFORCE
HAVI GROUP DOWNERS GROVE 750
EBY-BROWN CO. NAPERVILLE 650
ACE HARDWARE CORP. OAK BROOK 959
KEHE DISTRIBUTORS NAPERVILLE 673
MCMASTER-CARR SUPPLY CO. ELMHURST 4,000
INLAND REAL ESTATE GROUP OAK BROOK 700
NAPLETON AUTOMOTIVE GROUP OAKBROOK TERRACE 887
GRANT THORNTON OAKBROOK TERRACE 912
HEARTHSIDE FOOD SOLUTIONS DOWNERS GROVE 600
THE BOLER CO. ITASCA 150
EDWARD DON & CO. WOODRIDGE 585
READERLINK LLC OAKBROOK TERRACE 388
FERRARA CANDY CO. OABROOK TERRACE 900
ELKAY MANUFACTURING OAK BROOK 385
DUPAGE MEDICAL GROUP DOWNERS GROVE 4,095
Source: Crain’s Book of Lists, 2019    

DUPAGE COUNTY FORTUNE 1000 COMPANIES

NO. COMPANY NAME REVENUE ($M) LOCATION
131 MCDONALD’S $22,820 OAK BROOK
342 NAVISTAR $8,570 LISLE
349 UNIVAR $8,253 DOWNERS GROVE
360 DOVER $7,830 DOWNERS GROVE
446 TREEHOUSE FOODS $6,307 OAK BROOK
599 HUB GROUP $4,034 OAK BROOK
934 ROADRUNNER TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS $2,082 DOWNERS GROVE
Source: Fortune, 2018