Congratulations to the 21 Indiana tech firms named to the Inc. 5000 fastest growing companies list!

Now in its 33rd year, the annual Inc. 500|5000 list is an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy — America’s independent entrepreneurs. Companies such as Yelp, Pandora, Timberland, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, LinkedIn, Zillow and many other well-known names gained early exposure as members of the Inc. 500|5000.

Also of note, 14 of the 21 Indiana tech companies that made this year’s list are also TechPoint Mira Award nominees and winners.

500 Rook Security * 942% $4.0m
533 CloudOne * 892% $3.9m
707 Mesh Systems 640% $3.3m
1218 Express Software & Services 359% $2.0m
1480 Ticketracker * 290% $4.5m
1892 Developertown * 217% $3.0m
2051 Formstack * 196% $3.5m
2322 MMY Consulting * 167% $13.0m
2446 Sondhi Solutions 157% $2.6m
2551 One Click Ventures * 148% $8.5m
2876 ENS Group 128% $11.0m
2912 RICS Software * 125% $4.2m
3370 Hanapin Marketing * 100% $2.5m
3524 Inter Technologies * 93% $15.5m
3638 Apparatus * 89% $24.2m
3985 TCC Software Solutions 75% $17.9m
4140 Allegient * 70% $22.6m
4167 Phoenix Data * 69% $7.4m
4267 Defender Direct 66% $424.5m
4404 61% $37.4m
4652 Polaris Laboratories * 53% $21.4m


* Denotes past and present TechPoint Mira Award nominees and winners.

We also want to offer a special congratulatory hat tip to a few tech sector friends in the fields of marketing and human resources who made this year’s Inc. 5000 list: Trendy Minds, Element Three, The Basement and FirstPerson are all fast-growing Indiana companies very closely tied to tech.

The 2014 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at and with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc. (available on newsstands August 20 to November 30), is the most competitive crop in the list’s history. The average company on the list achieved a mind-boggling three-year growth of 516%. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue is $211 billion, generating 505,000 jobs over the past three years. Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at

The annual Inc. 5000 event honoring all the companies on the list will be held from October 15 through 17, 2014 in Phoenix.

More about Inc. and the Inc. 500|5000

The 2014 Inc. 500|5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2010 to 2013. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2010. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent — not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies — as of December 31, 2013. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2010 is $100,000; the minimum for 2013 is $2 million. As always, Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants for subjective reasons. Companies on the Inc. 500 are featured in Inc.’s September issue. They represent the top tier of the Inc. 5000, which can be found at

About Inc. and the Inc. 500|5000
Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures, Inc. is the only major brand dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies, with the aim to deliver real solutions for today’s innovative company builders. Total monthly audience reach for the brand has grown significantly from 2,000,000 in 2010 to over 6,000,000 today. For more information, visit

The Inc. 500|5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. Started in 1982, this prestigious list of the nation’s most successful private companies has become the hallmark of entrepreneurial success. The Inc. 500|5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony is an annual event that celebrates their remarkable achievements. The event also offers informative workshops, celebrated keynote speakers, and evening functions. For more information on Inc. and the Inc. 500|5000 Conference, visit