May 15, 2020 Ripple Effect

Ripple Effect Selected to 2020 Inc. Private Titans List!


Ripple Effect ranks among Inc.’s top 1,000 most dynamic private companies in the U.S.


Rockville, MD; May 15, 2020Inc. magazine recently named Ripple Effect to its 2020 Private Titans list, which ranks the company among the top 1,000 most dynamic and inspiring private companies in the United States. Ripple Effect was listed alongside other prominent private companies such as Airbnb, DoorDash, GoFundMe, Impossible Foods, SpaceX, and Warby Parker.

“We’re thrilled to be named to this list alongside so many other great companies,” said Ripple Effect president and CEO, Amy Bielski. “We’d like to give a special congratulations to two companies on this list that we work with as vendors, Asana and WP Engine. Their services have helped us work smarter and perform better, and helped us rank on this list.”

Inc. developed the list in partnership with PrivCo., which has created an extensive database of privately held companies. The Inc. Private Titans list uses financial modeling and other methodologies to analyze company performance, generating qualitative insights and investment guidance that determine listings. The 1,000 companies on Inc.’s list were judged on a weighted score based on measures like sales and employee growth, balance sheet strength, valuation, and ability to raise capital.

Complete results of the Inc. Private Titans list including an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, metro area, and other criteria, can be found at 

…In our second annual Private Titans list, we salute those privately held firms that are no longer ingénues but nevertheless are superstars” says Inc. editoratlarge Bill Saporito. “Dynamic private companies have a future because they are always trying to create one. 

Ripple Effect was also ranked on Inc.’s inaugural 2020 list of the fastest-growing private companies in the Washington DC Metropolitan region, in which the company ranked #138 overall. Inc. also named Ripple Effect to its 2019 Inc. 5000 list of the fastest growing private companies in America, to which Ripple Effect was also ranked in 2018 and 2017.


About Ripple Effect
Ripple Effect provides professional consulting services and exceptional talent for federal, private, and non-profit clients to deliver some of the most crucial policies and programs that shape our nation. Founded in 2003, Ripple Effect has grown into a team of more than 180 researchers, scientists, policy analysts, data analysts, strategic communicators, and more. Our mission to work smarter, perform better, combined with a flexible, adaptive staffing model, inspires our vision to be flexible with our people, essential to partners, and exceptional for our clients. Learn more at

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 websites, 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 Conference is part of a highly acclaimed portfolio of bespoke events produced by Inc. For more information, visit

Patrick McCarthy
Director of Strategic Growth, Ripple Effect



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