Ekos recognized as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies

With 155% revenue growth, Ekos makes the Inc. 5000 list for the first time

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Aug. 17, 2021)Ekos, a business management software company for craft beverage businesses, has been named to the 2021 Inc. 5000 list. The list is an annual ranking of America’s fastest-growing private companies. The Charlotte, N.C.-based company ranked no. 2640 on the list, with 155% revenue growth over the past three years.

“Making the Inc. 5000 list is something that startup founders dream of — and it is amazing to see Ekos on the list this year. This is a direct result of the hard work, innovation and dedication of the Ekos team,” said Josh McKinney, CEO of Ekos. “We wouldn’t be where we are without our customers, who have grown the craft beverage industry into one of the largest food and beverage segments, and who have supported us every step of the way.”

In addition to significant revenue growth, the past 12 months have brought growth in all areas of the business. Major accomplishments include:

  • Hiring dozens of new employees, including three new executive leaders
  • Onboarding hundreds of new customers across North America
  • Releasing a new, modernized user interface, Ekos Boost, and a new integration with Commerce7
  • Ranking no. 26 on the Charlotte Business Journal’s Fast 50 list

To learn more about Ekos and its software for breweries, cideries and wineries, visit goekos.com.

About Ekos
Founded in 2014 and headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., Ekos is the leading business management software for craft producers of beer, wine and cider. With more than 15,000 users on six continents, Ekos helps makers manage their day-to-day operations in inventory, production, sales and accounting. As a central digital hub, Ekos delivers valuable insights, drives efficiencies and profitability, and eliminates the need for spreadsheets and manual record-keeping. Ekos is backed by Noro-Moseley Partners. To learn more, visit goekos.com.

Elizabeth Strickert
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