The Austin Business Journal is a media outlet that covers local business news in Austin, Texas. Recently, ABJ held a contest called the “50 Fastest Growing Companies contest,” which recognized some of the most successful businesses in the region. The contest evaluated the revenue growth of companies from 2020 to 2022, considering the past three years. Despite the pandemic, companies were able to grow during this period, making this year’s competition particularly noteworthy.
This award was open to all companies based in Travis, Williamson, Hays, Caldwell, Bastrop, and Burnet counties with at least $500K in net revenue.
In this edition, we have fantastic news to share – Howdy.com has been listed as #4 out of 50 companies. With a compound annual growth rate of 197%, it has generated $25M in net revenue.
Click here to see the complete ranking of the Fast 50: Fastest growing private companies based in Austin.
Jacqueline Samira, CEO and founder of Howdy.com, has set ambitious goals for the company’s growth. By the end of the year, the company plans to increase the number of software engineers from 160 to 250, with a long-term goal of expanding to 2,500 engineers in the coming years. This expansion is part of their outsourcing strategy, which continues to grow. With these numbers, the sky may seem like the limit for Howdy.com.