Three-Year Growth 19,368% 2017 Revenue $30.2 million City Lehi Founded 2014 Employees 380 Industry Technology Website Podium.com Founder Eric Rea, 33 The Company A software platform powering the modern relationship between businesses and their customers.
Our No. 1 UV50 Startup to Watch last year more than deserved that pedestal. This year it ranked No. 13 on the Inc. 500 (yes, 13!), has raised $96 million in funding since inception, and has grown to more than 130,000 users. It has clients the likes of Vivint Smart Home, Ken Garff, and Zerorez, and it’s been featured by Fortune, Time, Entrepreneur and VentureBeat.
THE FUTURE IN MIND GOALS
- “Be real. Be honest. Be transparent.”
- Murder drama. “We don’t tolerate politics or drama.”
- Be a founder. “Come into Podium like it’s your own company.”
- Delight the customer. “We stole that one from Disney.”
MIND YOUR BUSINESS
Great Business Minds … “Make sure the product can do what the sales people say it does.”