Warm Audio Ranks No. 2006 on the 2021 Inc. 5000, With Three-Year Revenue Growth of 220 Percent
Inc. Magazine Reveals Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc. 5000
Inc. magazine recently revealed that Warm Audio is No. 2006 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses. Intuit, Zappos, Under Armour, Microsoft, Patagonia, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees on the Inc. 5000.
“We can’t thank our customers enough for this honor. Our relentless commitment to quality and affordability has always been our foundation and we believe this is only the beginning!”-Bryce Young, founder and CEO, Warm Audio.
Warm Audio was founded by Bryce Young with a mission to provide musicians and recording engineers with access to some of the most legendary recording equipment at affordable prices. By combining extensive technical knowledge in designing pro audio products with strong partnerships with well-established premier component manufacturers, Warm is able to build high-end recording products that are sonically equal to renowned products of the past and also make them affordable.
Historical year for Inc 5000 list
Not only have the companies on the 2021 Inc. 5000 been very competitive within their markets, but this year’s list also proved especially resilient and flexible given 2020’s unprecedented challenges. Among the 5,000, the average median three-year growth rate soared to 543 percent, and median revenue reached $11.1 million. Together, those companies added more than 610,000 jobs over the past three years.
“The 2021 Inc. 5000 list feels like one of the most important rosters of companies ever compiled,”-Scott Omelianuk, editor-in-chief of Inc.
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 www.inc.com/inc5000. The top 500 companies are featured in the September issue of Inc., which will be available on newsstands on August 20.
“The 2021 Inc. 5000 list feels like one of the most important rosters of companies ever compiled,” says Scott Omelianuk, editor-in-chief of Inc. “Building one of the fastest-growing companies in America in any year is a remarkable achievement. Building one in the crisis we’ve lived through is just plain amazing. This kind of accomplishment comes with hard work, smart pivots, great leadership, and the help of a whole lot of people.”
Warm Audio History & Mission
Warm Audio began in 2011 in founder Bryce Young’s garage with the idea of providing access to some of the most legendary recording equipment to the everyday musician and recording engineer, without the legendary prices. Since its inception, Bryce has put together a team of audio experts who combined have over 50 collective years of experience in the development, manufacturing, marketing, and sales of pro audio equipment. This skilled team is applying the “Warm Formula” of design to every product released by ensuring that they deliver the very best in sound but also stay affordable in price. Today, Warm Audio manufactures an award-winning line of over 40 products across nine categories including classic-inspired microphones, preamps, compressors, limiters, equalizers, guitar pedals and more. Based in Austin, Texas, Warm Audio opened a new headquarters housing two world-class recording studios and a warehouse serving global customers in July 2021.
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More about Inc. and the Inc. 5000
Companies on the 2021 Inc. 5000 are ranked according to percentage revenue growth from 2017 to 2020. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2017. They must be U.S.-based, privately held, for-profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2020. (Since then, some on the list may have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2017 is $100,000; the minimum for 2020 is $2 million. As always, Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants for subjective reasons. Growth rates used to determine company rankings were calculated to three decimal places. There was one tie on this year’s Inc. 5000. 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.
About Inc. Media
The world’s most trusted business-media brand, Inc. offers entrepreneurs the knowledge, tools, connections, and community to build great companies. Its award-winning multiplatform content reaches more than 50 million people each month across a variety of channels including web sites, newsletters, social media, podcasts, and print. Its prestigious Inc. 5000 list, produced every year since 1982, analyzes company data to recognize the fastest-growing privately held businesses in the United States. The global recognition that comes with inclusion in the 5000 gives the founders of the best businesses an opportunity to engage with an exclusive community of their peers, and the credibility that helps them drive sales and recruit talent. The associated Inc. 5000 Vision Conference is part of a highly acclaimed portfolio of bespoke events produced by Inc. For more information, visit www.inc.com.
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