Back to Blog

Finovate Alums Make America’s Most Promising Companies List

Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Finovate-F-Logo.jpgAccording to Forbes, four of the 100 most promising companies in the United States right now aren’t just fintech companies. They are Finovate alumni, as well.

Of the four, Lending Club is the highest rated, earning the number 12 spot in Forbes‘s “America’s Most Promising Companies” roster. Also making the top 50 was Boku, with alumni On Deck Capital and Swipely helping round out the list.
Interestingly, Swipely CEO Angus Davis recently made a “most promising” list of his own.  Davis was featured along with more than 20 of his peers in a profile of “America’s Most Promising CEOs Under 35” also compiled by Forbes.
Here’s a closer look at the alumni featured.
  • Rank: 12
  • Revenue: $16 million
  • Employees: 125
  • Demo video
  • Rank: 38
  • Revenue: $195 million
  • Employees: 115
  • Demo video
  • Rank: 94
  • Revenue: $37 million
  • Employees: 152
  • Demo video
  • Rank: 95
  • Revenue: $1 million
  • Employees: 36
  • Demo video