•RECLEIM 2012 ATLANTA
CEO: Steve Bush, recleim.com
Removes harmful refrigerants and recycles
most metals, plastics, and glass from
101 3,621.2% $36.1M 240
SIA SOLUTIONS 2012 HOUSTON
CEO: Srini Neralla, siasolutions.com
Provides program- and project-specific
solutions in environmental consulting and
173 2,485.8% $11.7M 54
CLEARAS WATER RECOVERY
2008 MISSOULA, MONT.
CEO: Jordan Lind, clearaswater.com
Provides engineering services and support
with wastewater challenges.
216 2, 146.2% $7.1M 30
PELICAN WASTE & DEBRIS
2013 HOUMA, LA.
CEOS: Roddie Matherne and Corey Callais,
Provides residential and commercial waste
and debris removal.
318 1,559% $11.4M 130
FUNDRISE 2010 WASHINGTON, D.C.
CEO: Benjamin Miller, fundrise.com
O;ers an online platform that enables
individuals to invest.
35 7,340.4% $14.7M 49
ARGUS MERCHANT SERVICES
2014 NEW YORK CIT Y
CEOS: Eugene Gold and Jacob Shimon,
Provides credit and debit card payment-processing platforms for businesses.
64 4,455.9% $6.5M 25
FUNDERA 2014 NE W YORK CIT Y
CEO: Jared Hecht, fundera.com
Provides a marketplace for small businesses
to apply to as many as 30 lenders with one
69 4,336.5% $8.8M 65
SEEDINVEST 2012 NE W YORK CI TY
CEO: Ryan Feit, seedinvest.com
Furnishes individual investors with access to
vetted startup investment opportunities.
117 3,380.5% $4.7M 23
CARDFLIGHT 2013 NE W YORK CIT Y
CEO: Derek Webster, cardflight.com
Provides payment technology and mobile POS
139 2,916.6% $5.1M 30
STUDENT LOAN HERO 2012 AUSTIN
CEO: Andrew Josuweit, studentloanhero.com
Creates solutions for holders of student loans.
140 2,916.3% $11.2M 62
X Y PLANNING NET WORK
2014 BOZEMAN, MONT.
CEO: Alan Moore, xyplanningnetwork.com
Provides tools, resources, and services for
financial planning practices.
168 2,570.9% $3.2M 20
•MORTGAGE FINANCIAL SERVICES
2007 FLO WER MOUND, TEXAS
CEOS: Brad Sullivan and Rick Priest,
Sells a full line of mortgage products.
180 2,409.5% $31.8M 219
CU ENGAGE 2014 S T. PE TERSBURG, FLA.
CEOS: Jennifer Addabbo and James Guild,
Provides consulting to credit unions.
227 2,079.2% $3.6M 13
SMARTBIZ LOANS 2009 SAN FRANCISCO
CEO: Evan Singer, smartbizloans.com
Consults with small businesses about fast,
313 1,573% $23.6M 101
•PEACHCAP 2011 ATLANTA
CEO: David Miller, peachcap.com
O;ers investment, tax, and emotional
intelligence services to wealth management
320 1,536.8% $8.3M 31
HAGA KOMMER 2006 FARGO, N. D.
CEO: Toby Kommer, hagakommer.com
Provides accounting, tax, audit, and consulting services.
333 1,481.9% $3.6M 45
2014 IRVINE, CALIF.
CEOS: Eric Heller and David Gonzalez,
Furnishes unsecured personal and business
334 1,481% $20.2M 78
• •OPPLOANS 2012 CHICAGO CEO: Jared Kaplan, opploans.com
Supplies alternatives to payday lending.
340 1,464.6% $69.9M 197
2014 VANCOUVER, WASH.
CEOS: Brandon Skinner and Jason Reese,
Delivers merchant payment services.
346 1,437.9% $8.4M 75
IBS INVESTMENT BANK
2011 FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA.
CEO: Jason Jackson, ibsinvestmentbank.com
Invests in alternatives to commercial bank
362 1,392.1% $3.7M 300
• •FORMULAFOLIO INVESTMENTS 2011 GRAND RAPIDS, MICH.
CEO: Jason Wenk, formulafolios.com
Consults with financial advisers to build their
385 1,274.7% $29.3M 61
INSIKT 2012 SAN FRANCISCO
CEO: James Gutierrez, insikt.com
Sells loans, life insurance, pensions, and bank
accounts to underbanked individuals.
397 1,253.2% $25.3M 150
•FORWARD FINANCING 2012 BOSTON
CEO: Justin Bakes, forwardfinancing.com
Lends working capital to small and midsize
404 1,237.9% $42.1M 94
•CLEANFUND 2009 SAUSALI TO, CALIF.
CEO: Greg Saunders, cleanfund.com
Provides financing for renewable energy,
water conservation, and more.
405 1,235.5% $5.7M 30
RANK • Past honoree ••Two-time past honoree •••Three-time past honoree THREE-YEAR GRO W TH 2017 REVENUE NUMBER OF EMPLO YEES
Companies whose primary focus is on restoring or maintaining clean and safe
environments. Janitorial companies or any companies that provide regularly
scheduled maintenance are found in the Business Products & Services category.
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WHAT WAS THE FUNNIEST THING THAT
HAPPENED IN THE FIRST YEAR OF YOUR BUSINESS?
“The first office burned down. The CTO barely escaped, but did carry out the laptops. Thank you, cloud.”
—BENJAMIN MILLER, Fundrise