HOME CHEF 2013 CHICAGO
CEO: Patrick Vihtelic, homechef.com
Delivers preportioned ingredients and
3 60, 165.5% $255M 865
SNACKNATION 2014 CULVER CI TY, CALIF.
CEO: Sean Kelly, snacknation.com
Curates and delivers snack boxes to
24 9, 199.6% $16.9M 158
REAL PLANS 2014 LOS ANGELES
CEOS: Emily Bartlett and Antony Bartlett,
Creates customized recipes according to diet
and taste, with shopping lists.
91 3,767.9% $4.2M 19
CHOMPS 2012 NAPLES, FLA.
CEO: Peter Maldonado, chomps.com
Makes healthier versions of popular snacks,
such as grassfed meat sticks.
124 3, 141.3% $8.8M 1
•UNTAPPD 2010 WILMING TON, N.C.
CEO: Kurt Taylor, untappd.com
Develops social media app for beer enthusiasts.
150 2,808.9% $8M 85
• •CHEF’S CUT REAL JERKY 2009 NE W YORK CIT Y
CEO: Bart Silvestro, chefscutrealjerky.com
Creates quality jerky.
213 2, 165.2% $31M 30
•BRAZI BITES 2010 PORTLAND, ORE.
CEO: Junea Rocha, brazibites.com
Manufactures Brazilian cheese bread in
219 2, 138.4% $12.9M 7
TEAMI 2013 SEMINOLE, FLA.
CEO: Adi Halevy, teamiblends.com
Makes tea-based foods, beverages,
supplements, and beauty products.
222 2, 122.9% $9.8M 45
REBBL 2012 EMERYVILLE, CALIF.
CEO: Sheryl O’Loughlin, rebbl.co
Creates and sells herbal and superfood
228 2,076.4% $16.2M 25
THE GOLD FINANCIAL GROUP
2013 SHERMAN OAKS, CALIF.
CEO: Michael Cordova,
Diversifies clients’ portfolios by purchasing
409 1,229.9% $2.1M 16
CENTURY SUPPORT SERVICES
2012 NORTH HUN TINGDON, PA.
CEO: Dan Frazier, centuryss.com
Resolves debt issues.
455 1, 117.3% $45.3M 244
2007 FAYET TEVILLE, ARK.
CEO: G. Chadd Mason, cabanaportfolio.com
O;ers traditional investment advisory
services and financial planning.
457 1, 112.6% $3.2M 20
CHALLAS GROUP 2014 NORTHBROOK, ILL.
CEO: Dmitry Faybysh, challasgroup.com
Provides merchant payment processing and
cash advances for businesses.
477 1,059.4% $3.8M 45
•FACTOR 75 2013 BATAVIA, ILL.
CEO: Nick Wernimont, factor75.com
Provides personal-chef service.
264 1,840.9% $9.9M 12
MAGGIE LOUISE CONFECTIONS
CEO: Margaret Wickes,
Makes handcrafted candies and chocolates
with intricately designed gift boxes.
287 1,702.9% $2.2M 43
UP TIME 2014 CANOGA PARK, CALIF.
CEO: Benjamin Kim, uptimeenergy.com
Creates non-GMO, gluten-free energy drinks.
309 1,587.3% $13.7M 44
DRIFTLESS GLEN DISTILLERY
2014 BARABOO, WIS.
CEOS: Renee Bemis and Brian Bemis,
Manufactures gin, bourbon, vodka, and other
316 1,561% $2M 30
KULI KULI FOODS 2011 OAKLAND, CALIF.
CEOS: Lisa Curtis and Jordan Moncharmont,
Makes and sells smoothies, bars, powders,
and other foods.
354 1,415.4% $2.2M 10
4FRONT IMPORTS 2012 DAYTON, OHIO
CEOS: Nathan Livingston and Allen Todd,
Imports wines from all over the world.
403 1,240.8% $4.2M 2
•DYLA 2012 WEST NEW YORK, N. J.
CEO: Neel Premkumar, dylabrands.com
Sells a co;ee drink and a fruit drink mix in
410 1,225.7% $10M 23
2009 JACKSONVILLE, FLA.
CEOS: Joseph Rakoski and Justin Quinn,
Distributes natural and organic nutritional
supplements, protein bars, whey, and bone
431 1,161% $3.4M 8
•CANSOURCE 2012 LONGMONT, COLO.
CEO: Pat Hartman, cansource.com
Digitally prints cans for craft brewers and
producers of other small-batch seasonal
483 1,047.1% $11.5M 38
THISTLE HEALTH 2013 SAN FRANCISCO
CEO: Ashwin Cheriyan, thistle.co
Delivers organic prepared meals, snacks, and
495 1,029.3% $9.4M 180
•DGC INTERNATIONAL 2010 VIENNA, VA.
CEO: Mustafa Zamani, dgci.com
Contracts for intelligence, logistics and transportation, training, and global operations support with the military and federal agencies.
11 14,475.5% $179.7M 55
2011 LAKELAND, FLA.
CEO: Jared Isaacman, drakenintl.com
Operates a fleet of on-demand military
aircraft for training, threat simulation,
electronic-warfare support, and aerial
refueling for the Defense Department.
18 10,562.4% $30.4M 200
• TECHANAX 2012 WOODBRIDGE, VA.
CEO: Byron Athan, techanax.com
Contracts with government agencies for
program management, strategic IT planning,
and other services.
22 9,508% $24.5M 20
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