Press Release: Bounteous Continues Impressive Growth, Honored on the Inc. 5000 List of Most Successful Private Companies

August 18, 2021 | Bounteous x Accolite
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CHICAGO — August 18, 2021 — Inc. Magazine revealed that Bounteous is an eight-time honoree on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's most successful private companies. The list represents a unique look at the fastest-growing private companies within the American economy's most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses. Intuit, Zappos, Under Armour, Microsoft, Patagonia, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees on the Inc. 5000.

Bounteous, a leading insights-driven digital experience consultancy, experienced record-breaking growth in 2021, with three-year revenue growth of 265 percent, earning its 1,730 spot on this year's list. Bounteous ranks in the extra large company size of 500+ employees in the business products & services industry.

"Our revenue has grown six-fold over the past five years, and our consistent success has allowed Bounteous to continue to build tremendous momentum in 2021," said Dave Mankowski, Chief Growth Officer of Bounteous. "We've made this list each year since 2014, and this recognition is especially meaningful as our clients have trusted us as their co-innovation partner during these critical times for their businesses. Our unique model empowers the world’s most ambitious brands to digitally transform and be category leaders in their respective sectors, and us to continue to be a magnet for talent and innovative work."

With headquarters in Chicago, Bounteous was also named by Inc. Magazine as a consecutive honoree on its 2021 Inc. 5000 regional series list of the top 250 fastest-growing companies in the Midwest. Bounteous has eight collaboration centers in North America, with a large distributed workforce and a growing international presence.

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The 40th annual Inc. 5000 list represents a unique look at the most successful, private companies in the United States. Complete results of the Inc. 5000 can be found at

About Bounteous

Founded in 2003 in Chicago, Bounteous is a leading digital experience consultancy that co-innovates with the world's most ambitious brands to create transformative digital experiences. With services in Strategy, Experience Design, Technology, Analytics, and Marketing, Bounteous elevates brand experiences and drives superior client outcomes. For more information, please visit For more information about co-innovation, download the Co-Innovation Manifesto at

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More About Inc. and the Inc. 5000


Companies on the 2021 Inc. 5000 are ranked according to percentage revenue growth from 2017 to 2020. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2017. They must be U.S.-based, privately held, for-profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2020. (Since then, some on the list may have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2017 is $100,000; the minimum for 2020 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 three decimal places. There was one tie on this year’s Inc. 5000.  Companies on the Inc. 500 are featured in Inc.’s September issue. They represent the top tier of the Inc. 5000, which can be found at

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

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