With Three-Year Revenue Growth of Nearly 1000 Percent, Maestro Media Ranks No. 689 Among America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies
NEW YORK, August 15, 2023 – Inc. revealed today that Maestro Media ranks No. 689 on the 2023 Inc. 5000, its annual list of the fastest-growing private companies in America. The prestigious ranking provides a data-driven look at the most successful companies within the economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent, entrepreneurial businesses. Facebook, Chobani, Under Armour, Microsoft, Patagonia, and many other household name brands gained their first national exposure as honorees on the Inc. 5000.
“It has been such a thrilling, challenging and hugely fulfilling experience to get to where we are today, and I’m so honored to see that pay off with the momentous milestone of making the Inc 5000 list” said Javon Frazier, founder and CEO of Maestro Media. “When I launched Maestro, I knew I wanted to create a company unlike any other in our industry and our massive growth proves that we are doing something right. I’m grateful and thankful for the entire Maestro Media team that helped get us here, our exceptional creators, along with our invaluable partners and the dedicated fans.Their support has been more than just a driving force; it's the very soul of our success, and this is only just the beginning.”
The Inc. 5000 class of 2023 represents companies that have driven rapid revenue growth while navigating inflationary pressure, the rising costs of capital, and seemingly intractable hiring challenges. Among this year’s top 500 companies, the average median three-year revenue growth rate ticked up to an astonishing 2,238 percent. In all, this year’s Inc. 5000 companies have added 1,187,266 jobs to the economy over the past three years.
“Running a business has only gotten harder since the end of the pandemic,” says Inc. editor-in-chief Scott Omelianuk. “To make the Inc. 5000—with the fast growth that requires—is truly an accomplishment. Inc. is thrilled to honor the companies that are building our future.”
Maestro Media is an innovative full service strategic development firm specializing in adapting original IP and pop culture franchises into a wide range of physical experiences and products, including tabletop games, merchandise, artwork, and more, all through a meaningful community-focused engagement approach. Founded in 2015 by veteran digital strategist and serial entrepreneur Javon Frazier and led by a genuine passion for gaming, fan communities and experiential customer experiences, Maestro Media looks to explore and expand the ways fans interact with their favorite franchise or creator, collaborating directly with consumers to develop products based on their feedback and further retaining lifelong fans for its partners.
With major partnerships with beloved franchises such as Hello Kitty, The Smurfs, The Binding of Isaac, SallyFace, and more, Maestro Media works with its partners to meaningfully connect with and impact consumers on an ongoing basis to generate positive brand sentiment.
For complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, location, and other criteria, go towww.inc.com/inc5000. The top 500 companies are featured in the September issue ofInc. magazine, available on newsstands beginning Tuesday, August 23.
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More about Inc. and the Inc. 5000
Companies on the 2023 Inc. 5000 are ranked according to percentage revenue growth from 2019 to 2022. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2019. They must be U.S.-based, privately held, for-profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2022. (Since then, some on the list may have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2019 is $100,000; the minimum for 2022 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 four decimal places.
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