The Most Innovative Companies of the 2018 Inc. 5000
These companies found creative ways to make money - and lots of it
There are a lot of ways to build fast-growth companies. Just consider this year's Inc. 5000 list. The annual ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in America includes everything from canned wine producers and freight movers to kayak makers and truck-bumper manufacturers.
The six companies below, though, take the cake when it comes to innovative business models. Whether it's reinventing hospital garb or hosting mind-blowing vacations, these startups all have one thing in common: They've tapped into something their customers really wanted.