Inc. Magazine ranks Pathway Vet Alliance among America’s fastest-growing private companies
16 AUGUST 2018 AUSTIN, Texas – Pathway Vet Alliance, a leading national veterinary management group serving pets and their parents in the U.S., has been ranked No. 1,094 on Inc. magazine’s 37th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies.
This year’s Inc. 5000 ranking marks the first-time Pathway has received the honor. Pathway joins notable companies, like Microsoft, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, Pandora, Timberland, LinkedIn, Yelp, Zillow, and others, which gained their first national exposure as honorees on the Inc. 5000.
“Joining the Inc. 5000 is an incredible honor for our company and is a testament to the dedication of our entire team,” said Stephen Hadley, DVM and CEO of Pathway Vet Alliance. “What makes this milestone even more special is our ability to achieve substantial growth, while staying true to our core values and passion for veterinary excellence.”
Since 2017, Pathway has led the veterinary industry in growth, adding over 124 hospitals to its U.S. operations.
Overall, companies named to the 2018 Inc. 5000 achieved an astounding three-year average growth of 538.2 percent, and a median rate of 171.8 percent. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue was $206.1 billion in 2017, accounting for 664,095 jobs over the past three years.
About Pathway Vet Alliance
Founded in 2003 and headquartered in Austin, Texas, Pathway Vet Alliance has grown from a single veterinary practice to an industry leader with locations across the U.S. Pathway’s mission is for its team members to be change agents for good, who support people doing what they love so, together, they can transform the veterinary industry and the world – for the better. Pathway looks for practices and doctors seeking opportunities to grow and provides personalized management support to help them focus on providing the best possible care to their patients. Pathway has differentiated itself by focusing on the unique needs of each practice and partnering with the local team to implement their vision and work with their values. Learn more at www.pathwayvets.com.
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The 2018 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2014 and 2018. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2014. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2017. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2014 is $100,000; the minimum for 2017 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 http://www.inc.com/inc5000.
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The Inc. 5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. Started in 1982, this prestigious list has become the hallmark of entrepreneurial success. The Inc. 5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony is an annual event that celebrates the remarkable achievements of these companies. The event also offers informative workshops, celebrated keynote speakers, and evening functions.
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