Two Buffalo companies have been ranked among the fastest growing inner-city companies in the nation.AEP Books and Media and S&W Contracting of WNY were selected for the 2012 Inner City 100 by the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC) and Fortune Magazine. The list recognizes successful inner-city companies and their CEOs for entrepreneurship, innovative business practices and job creation in urban communities.

The AEP Group represents Advanced Educational Products, Inc. and its’ three new divisions, AEP Books and Media, Inc, AEP Fulfillment, Inc. and AEP Environmental, LLC.