Three-Year Growth 2,565% 2017 Revenue $3.4 million City Orem Founded 2014 Employees 130 Industry Home services Website GetSlingshot.com Founder J. Taylor Olson, 34 The Company A company that helps home service providers adapt to the on-demand economy. Slingshot helps clients elevate their brands, expand their customer bases, and instantly engage with current and potential customers 24 hours a day.
They shoot. They score. This 2018 Inc. 500 company has dominated its industry by building a software platform, signing up 30 percent of the top 100 pest control companies, and fostering a culture of promoting from within.
THE FUTURE IN MIND GOALS
- Develop more verticals, particularly lawn care and home heat.
- Double the growth in 2019. 3. Perfect the work-from-home model for sales reps and customer service team members.
MIND YOUR BUSINESS
Great Business Minds … “Someone who can intuitively find business models that create value for customers, employees, and owners. Those three groups need to be taken care of individually.”
Difficulty Making Up Your Mind? … “I like a Benjamin Franklin-style pro/con list.”
Speak Your Mind … “I love how good Utah’s entrepreneurs are at building business-to-business software. We excel at that. We have such phenomenal sales talent here.”