Pathway ranks in Top 50 on Inc. 5000 Regionals Texas list

March 16, 2021 - AUSTIN, Texas – Pathway Vet Alliance, the Texas-based industry leading veterinary management group serving pets and their parents at more than 400 locations throughout the U.S., has been ranked in the top 50 of Inc. Magazine’s Inc. 5000 regionals: Texas List, a ranking of the fastest growing Texas-based private companies.  

According to the list, which was released Tuesday, Pathway was ranked No. 46 on the second annual ranking of the top 250 Texas-based businesses.  

“We’re very grateful to our team members and customers who supported us and helped us to achieve this significant accomplishment,” said Stephen Hadley, DVM and CEO of Pathway Vet Alliance. “As our company continues to achieve success, just this week we were delighted to announce a new incentive program that allows our veterinarians to share in our success because when we win, we all win together.”   

The companies on the list showed stunning rates of growth across all industries in Texas. Between 2017 and 2019, these 250 private companies had an average growth rate of 210 percent and, in 2019 alone, they employed more than 44,000 people and added more than $9 billion to the Texas economy. Companies based in the largest metro areas of Dallas, Houston, and Austinbrought in the highest revenue overall. 

Complete results of the Inc. 5000 Regionals: Texas, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, metro area, and other criteria, can be found at 

The 2021 Inc. 5000 Regionals were ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2017 and 2019. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2017. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2019. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2017 was $100,000; the minimum for 2019 was $1 million.   

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About Pathway Vet Alliance  

Founded in 2003 and headquartered in Austin, Texas, Pathway Vet Alliance has grown from a single veterinary practice to over 400 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 

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