Today’s forecast includes a blizzard of press releases: Inc. magazine just released its list of the fastest-growing 5000 private companies in America.
Washington’s highest ranking company is 48th place Revel Consulting, a Bellevue software consultancy that saw 3,064 percent growth, to sales of $9.5 million last year.
Also in the top 100 is No. 62 SaltWorks, a Woodinville company that sells gourmet and bath salts wholesale, to retailers and direct to consumers. It ranked with 2630 percent growth, to $5.7 million.
Washington and Idaho were skunked in the magazine’s list of the top 100 companies ranked by gross dollars growth. But Portland’s Integra Telecom placed 34th, with sales of $470.4 million, up 242 percent.
The top company overall is Senior Whole Health, a 181-person company in the Boston area that manages government-funded services to help seniors remain in their homes. Its sales grew 31,525 percent last year, to $147 million.
Here are the Washington companies that ranked in the top 500: