Every year, Inc. releases its list of the top 5000 fastest growing companies in the U.S. This year, the DMV was well represented with 328 companies making the list.
The list ranks businesses based on their percentage revenue growth between 2018 and 2021. In total, the D.C. metro — including D.C., Arlington and Rockville, among other cities — experienced a median growth of 203 percent with $20.8 billion in total revenue.
Across industries, 107 D.C. companies debuted on the list for the first time and 221 were repeat honorees. More than 30 were newly founded businesses too. These companies also added 36,123 jobs to the local economy.
Read on to learn which top seven fastest-growing D.C. tech companies made the 2022 Inc. 5000 list. You can also read our coverage of last year’s list here.
Vericord (doing business as Chexout) is a health management software developer aimed at infectious disease control. The company works exclusively with federal, state and local public health departments to offer a myriad of infectious disease control tools. Chexout initially got its start with outbreak management and testing in HIV and STD clinics and quickly expanded offerings to cover Covid-19 control during the pandemic. Between 2018 and 2021, Vericord grew its revenue by 2,403 percent, according to Inc.
Based in D.C. with a presence in Denver, Pie Insurance is a worker’s compensation insurance provider for small businesses. Business owners can get a quote from Pie Insurance in just minutes, making it quficker and easier for companies to get coverage in the event an employee is injured at work. Last year, the company raised $118 million in Series C funding. Pie Insurance also appeared on this year’s Inc. Regionals list, ranking at no. 7 for the Mid-Atlantic. Between 2018 and 2021, Pie Insurance grew its revenue by 3,139 percent, as reported by Inc.
20/20 GeneSystems is a clinical lab testing company that uses machine learning and real-world data to improve early disease detection and prevention. The company offers products like OneTest for cancer and Covid-19 testing for clinics and other healthcare providers. Between 2018 and 2021, 20/20 GeneSystems grew its revenue by 3,512 percent, according to Inc.
PingWind is an IT services provider that helps businesses increase client efficiency and reliability for core IT and operational assets. The company has a number of solutions including IT services, management consulting and supply chain management. Between 2018 and 2021, PingWind grew its revenue by 3,522 percent, as reported by Inc.
OneZero Solutions is a cybersecurity and IT company that designs and implements secure networks and digital infrastructures for private and public enterprises. The agile technology solutions company offers a myriad of services in cyber operations, enterprise IT, virtual CISO, cyber risk management and cybersecurity maturity model certification (CMMC). According to Inc., OneZero Solutions increased its revenue by 3,948 percent over the last three years.
Integrated Management Strategies is a management consulting firm that provides organizations business and technical services. The company offers solutions for various business operations including program management, information technology (IT), healthcare consulting, outreach and education and medical coding. Integrated Management Strategies increased its revenue by 5,271 percent between 2018 and 2021, as reported by Inc.
RP Professional Services is a technology solutions company that provides custom digital solutions to federal, state and local government agencies. The company specializes in software development, cybersecurity, enterprise IT and mission support services. RP Professional Services has worked with a number of government agencies including the National Institutes of Health, the U.S. Small Business Administration, the Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), among others. Between 2018 and 2021, the company grew its revenue by 5,300 percent, according to Inc.