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The top 18 fastest growing companies in Austin, according to the Inc. 5000

Meet the local companies that made the Inc. 5000 2023.

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There is no shortage of talent in the Capital City.

125. That’s how many Austin-based businesses are on the 2023 Inc. 5000 list, which ranks the fastest-growing companies in the nation.

Inc.com determined rankings according to percentage of revenue growth over a three-year period from 2019 to 2022. Of the Austin businesses — which boast 294% median growth and 10,721 jobs created combined — 75 are repeat honorees and 25 are newly founded.

Shout out to all 125 companies that made the list — let’s get to know a few of them.

No. 2: CharterUp

  • Founded: 2018
  • Industry: Travel + hospitality
  • Growth: 111,130%
  • What they do: CharterUp is a fully integrated marketplace for bus charters in the US with real-time booking.

No. 19: Publishing.com

  • Founded: 2018
  • Industry: Business products + services
  • Growth: 16,497%
  • What they do: Publishing.com is an online education company helping people with their own online book publishing business.

No. 90: Norwood

  • Founded: 2016
  • Industry: Human resources
  • Growth: 5,189%
  • What they do: Norwood is a health care staffing and consulting company specializing in mid-revenue cycle management.

No. 112: CloudServus

  • Founded: 2014
  • Industry: IT services
  • Growth: 4,215%
  • What they do: CloudServus is a consultancy firm aiming to become a top 1% Microsoft consulting and licensing partner.

No. 180: LeasePoint Funding Group

  • Founded: 2016
  • Industry: Financial services
  • Growth: 2,920%
  • What they do: LeasePoint offers automatic underwriting, electronic documents, and same-day funding.

No. 192: Backd

  • Founded: 2018
  • Industry: Financial services
  • Growth: 2,819%
  • What they do: Backd is a commercial lender supporting growing businesses.

No. 193: CertifID

  • Founded: 2017
  • Industry: Software
  • Growth: 2,807%
  • What they do: CertifID is dedicated to fighting wire fraud for the real estate industry.

No. 238: Howdy.com

  • Founded: 2018
  • Industry: Software
  • Growth: 2,322%
  • What they do: Howdy.com helps tech companies in the US hire and manage teams in Latin America.

No. 306: Atmosphere

  • Founded: 2019
  • Industry: Advertising + marketing
  • Growth: 1,865%
  • What they do: Atmosphere offers an ad-supported, connected TV platform for businesses with 50+ channels, plus national and hyperlocal advertising.

No. 307: Webforce

  • Founded: 2016
  • Industry: Business products + services
  • Growth: 1,862%
  • What they do: Webforce is an e-commerce, customer relationship, and sales call center organization helping online businesses in health and wellness.

No. 319: Newron Tech

  • Founded: 2015
  • Industry: IT services
  • Growth: 1,796%
  • What they do: Newron Tech is an IT services and consulting firm helping customers solve complex business challenges with technology innovations.

No. 366: Serenity Kids

  • Founded: 2016
  • Industry: Food + beverage
  • Growth: 1,577%
  • What they do: Serenity Kids is a fast-growing baby food brand featuring nutrient-rich ingredients, including grain-free and dairy-free products.

No. 404: ElectroNeek

  • Founded: 2019
  • Industry: Software
  • Growth: 1,443%
  • What they do: ElectroNeek is a RPA platform that allows organizations to build recurring revenue for clients.

No. 425: Fat Earth Media

  • Founded: 2019
  • Industry: Advertising + marketing
  • Growth: 1,358%
  • What they do: Fat Earth Media is a performance creative marketing agency focused on helping e-commerce brands expand their reach.

No. 431: Datad Solutions

  • Founded: 2018
  • Industry: IT services
  • Growth: 1,344%
  • What they do: Datad Solutions provides clients and partners with professional services that support their IT systems and infrastructure goals.

No. 481: Gembah

  • Founded: 2017
  • Industry: Software
  • Growth: 1,214%
  • What they do: Gembah offers an end-to-end product development platform helping companies and innovators take ideas from concept to reality.

No. 501: BK Beauty

  • Founded: 2019
  • Industry: Consumer products
  • Growth: 1,170%
  • What they do: BK beauty is a digitally native cosmetics brand offering online content that teaches women how to use makeup with ease.

... And that’s just a fraction of Austin’s talent. Read the full list.

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