Gartner finished 199th on the list of large companies, defined as those with more than 5,000 employees. Other county-based large companies cited were Stamford professional services firm Daymon at 231; People’s United Bank in Bridgeport at 235; Synchrony Financial in Stamford at 240; global industrial gases company Praxair, headquartered in Danbury, at 302; Sikorsky in Stratford at 377; United Rentals in Stamford at 414; Henkel, based in Stamford and Rocky Hill, at 443; and Norwalk’s Match Marketing Group at 470.
Topping the list was the Michelin Group in Greenville, South Carolina.
Joining Berkley on the list of midsized companies – those employing 1,000 to 5,000 people – were Norwalk’s FactSet Research Systems at 181; Norwalk-based Priceline (now Booking Holdings) at 229; and Diageo, the beverage titan in Norwalk, at 354.
Finishing atop that list was New York City publisher Penguin Random House.