Our Entrepreneur360 List: Celebrating the Best Entrepreneurial Companies in America

We looked at leaders who can expertly balance impact, innovation, growth and leadership to grow their business.
Our Entrepreneur360 List: Celebrating the Best Entrepreneurial Companies in America
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We applaud everyone who has made this list and congratulate their work. Check out our 2017 Entrepreneur360 list by clicking here

Anyone can start a , but not everyone can make it a success. Leaders need to balance a company to push past obstacles, overcome challenges and achieve milestones. They excel in expertly balancing impact, , growth and leadership by way of grit, perseverance and passion.

At Entrepreneur magazine we are celebrating the leaders of these businesses with our much anticipated Entrepreneur 360™ list, naming the “Best Entrepreneurial Companies in .”  

The list featured an array of companies, including the addictive app Dots, the cutting-edge recycling company TerraCycle and popular social media tool Meet Edgar. To make the list, the companies had to be privately-owned businesses in the U.S., with at least one founding member involved in the operations.

Honorees were identified based on the results from a comprehensive study of independently-owned companies, using a proprietary algorithm and other advanced analytics. The algorithm was built on a balanced scorecard designed to measure metrics reflecting major pillars of entrepreneurship: innovation and ; efficiency and business sustainability; and revenue.

By examining these areas, our list provides a 360-degree look at the most entrepreneurial companies in this country.

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