•SWANLEAP 2013 MADISON, WIS.
CEO: Brad Hollister, swanleap.com
Makes software for the logistics industry that
helps companies plan and execute a variety of
1 75,660.8% $99M 49
AERONUX AIRWAYS 2011 MARIE TTA, GA.
CEO: Kambiz Khadem, aeronux.com
Sells private air access via jet cards and books
charters; manages and brokers aircraft.
6 20,005.2% $21.9M 17
FLEXPORT 2013 SAN FRANCISCO
CEO: Ryan Petersen, flexport.com
Operates as an ocean and air freight forwarder using software that tracks shipments
in real time, requests and books quotes,
analyze reports, and communicates directly
23 9,248.7% $131.2M 532
SHIPMONK 2014 DEERFIELD BEACH, FLA.
CEO: Jan Bednar, shipmonk.com
Runs a multichannel order fulfillment service
and provides inventory management software.
29 7,636.4% $10.6M 85
EDGE LOGISTICS 2014 CHICAGO
CEOS: William Kerr and Greg Callegari,
Manages a transportation brokerage specializing in full truckloads and o;ers clients
proprietary technology that allows them to
46 5,757.8% $27.7M 34
UNITED TRANS GROUP
2014 BENSENVILLE, ILL.
CEO: Hristina Tasev, unitedtg.com
Transports freight across the continental
U.S., with particular expertise in refrigerated
105 3,543% $4.4M 4
2014 HUNTINGTON BEACH, CALIF.
CEO: Ryan Renne, freightsaver.com
Consolidates freight and manages third-party
logistics for small to mid-size businesses.
110 3,481.8% $17.5M 22
•MOORE ADVANCED 2013 MEMPHIS
CEO: David Moore, mooreadvanced.info
Supplies sta;ng for warehousing,
manufacturing, and environmental sectors.
115 3,390.6% $12.6M 1,641
UCW LOGISTICS 2013 GREENVILLE, S. C.
CEO: Evan Cramer, ucwlogistics.com
Provides a variety of logistics services.
126 3, 116.2% $11.6M 19
FAVOR 2013 AUSTIN
CEO: Jag Bath, favordelivery.com
Delivers restaurant food and other products
in 50 cities.
138 2,916.7% $29.2M 136
•COURIER DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS 2006 DULUTH, GA.
CEOS: Usman Eshai and Ali Eshai, courierds.com
Handles deliveries of everything from live
animals to ordinary packages, with locations
in eight cities.
162 2,637.2% $41.7M 968
•SHIPHAWK 2012 SANTA BARBARA, CALIF.
CEO: Jeremy Bodenhamer, shiphawk.com
Automates the fulfillment process with proprietary software that helps firms book shipments, generate labels, and track deliveries.
192 2,298% $8.4M 18
• TRINITY AIR MEDICAL
2012 TEMPE, ARIZ.
CEO: Seth Bacon, trinityairmedical.com
Transports human organs and tissue and
organizes medical transport of patients via
221 2,125% $5.2M 25
ERA TRANSPORT 2013 CHICAGO
CEO: Sebastian Brzek, goeratransport.com
Handles contract logistics and intermodal
277 1,782.5% $5.3M 45
MOVE BUDDIES 2014 SUMMERVILLE, S.C.
CEO: Adam Exas, movebuddies.com
Moves household goods using technology,
such as live tracking of trucks and truck-mounted cameras, to ensure quality control.
332 1,489.1% $3.2M 60
2008 HAYDEN, IDAHO
CEO: Jason Macek, dollarfulfillment.com
Fulfills orders and stores inventory for third-party vendors.
363 1,391.8% $4.7M 17
•LINEAR AIR TAXI 2013 BEDFORD, MASS.
CEO: William Herp, linearair.com
Flies passengers between regional airports
on aircraft ranging from Piper Cherokees to
364 1,388.3% $4.5M 15
2013 CHATTANOOGA, TENN.
CEOS: Heath Haley and Mark Harrell,
Provides shipping and third-party logistics.
400 1,243.7% $11.7M 34
LYNC AMERICA 2014 CHATTANOOGA, TENN.
CEO: Cynthia Lee, lyncamerica.com
Provides truckload, less-than-truckload, and
specialized transportation services using its
own assets or a network of local, regional, and
415 1,208.2% $11.7M 21
• • • TFM TRUCKLOAD 2011 PITTSBURGH CEO: Mike Wagner, targetfmi.com Creates customized programs for small to
midsize companies to lower costs on truckload
and less-than-truckload shipping.
461 1, 106.8% $7.1M 9
BIG ELK ENERGY SYSTEMS
CEO: Geo; Hager, bigelk.com
Manufactures pipeline equipment and provides related services for the energy industry.
123 3, 152.2% $20.6M 92
•MOVE BUMPERS 2013 LE WISTO WN, MON T.
CEOS: Jim Steen and Lacey Steen,
Sells do-it-yourself bumper kits for pickup
204 2,222.7% $4.9M 12
2013 RIVERSIDE, CALIF.
CEO: Bert Fenenga, unitedcarports.com
Manufactures and sells a variety of customiz-able metal structures, including carports,
sheds, barns, and garages.
305 1,617.3% $4.6M 31
SOLARACK 2014 THOUSAND OAKS, CALIF.
CEOS: Moti Atia and Netanel Levi,
Designs and manufactures solar racking
383 1,276.9% $3.8M 8
•R. RIVETER 2011 WEST END, N. C.
CEO: Terry Mackenthun, rriveter.com
Creates and sells handbags stitched by a
network of military spouses in the U.S.
386 1,273.4% $2.3M 40
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