Orangetheory Fitness, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., leads several fitness companies on the recently released Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States. Inc. magazine ranked companies based on greatest three-year revenue growth from 2012 to 2015.
Orangetheory Fitness is No. 60 on this year’s list with a three-year growth of 4,308 percent and $47.1 million in 2015 revenue. The Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-based company moved up from No. 399 in 2014 and No. 415 in 2015. It also is No. 3 among top Miami companies, No. 5 among top Florida companies and No. 9 among top health companies on the Inc. 5000.
9Round, a boxing and kickboxing chain, is No. 413 on the Inc. 5000 list with a three-year growth of 933 percent and $7.9 million in 2015 revenue. The Simpsonville, S.C.-based company was No. 471 on last year’s list. Both 9Round and Orangetheory Fitness are featured with other Inc. 500 companies in the September issue of the magazine. The entire Inc. 5000 list is online.
Fitness On Demand, which delivers virtual group fitness programs to facilities, is No. 559 on the list after a 700 percent three-year growth. The Minneapolis-based company also is No. 7 among the fastest-growing companies in Minnesota. It was No. 554 on last year’s list.
“We are honored to be recognized by Inc. Magazine and alongside some of the most innovative companies in the country,” Fitness On Demand Vice President Garrett Marshall said in a statement. “Two years in a row of record growth is an impressive accomplishment by our team and acknowledges our customer’s desire for affordable solutions that make fitness more accessible to their consumers.”
Muscle Up Marketing, which specializes in the fitness industry, is No. 568 with a three-year growth of 691 percent and $7.5 million in 2015 revenue. The Alpharetta, Ga.-based company was No. 40 last year.
Crunch Fitness West Florida and Atlanta, a Crunch franchise co-owned by fitness industry veteran Geoff Dyer, makes its debut on the Inc. 5000 at No. 777 with a three-year growth of 514 percent and $11 million in 2015 revenue. The Brandon, Fla.-based company also is No. 15 among top Tampa, Fla., companies.
Other fitness companies on the Inc. 5000 list are EXOS (1168), Mark Fisher Fitness (1196), TigerFitness.com (1338), Title Boxing Club (1607), Fit Body Boot Camp (2006), SoldierFit (2644), O2 Fitness (2969), Energy Fitness (2997), i9 Sports (3329), Iron Tribe Fitness (3831), Snap Fitness (4606) and Body Basics Fitness Equipment (4853). Fitness companies that were on last year’s Inc. 5000 but are not on this year’s list include Planet Fitness, Anytime Fitness and Fitbit.
Loot Crate, a Los Angeles-based company that sends a monthly themed mystery box of items including gadgets, art, apparel, and gear to more than 600,000 subscribers, is No. 1 on the Inc. 5000 list with a three-year growth of 66,789 percent and $116.2 million in 2015 revenue.
The average company on the Inc. 5000 list achieved a three-year growth of 433 percent. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue is $200 billion, and the companies on the list collectively generated 640,000 jobs over the past three years, or about 8 percent of all jobs created in the entire economy during that period, according to Inc.
“The Inc. 5000 list stands out where it really counts,” Inc. President and Editor-In-Chief Eric Schurenberg said in a statement. “It honors real achievement by a founder or a team of them. No one makes the Inc. 5000 without building something great — usually from scratch. That’s one of the hardest things to do in business, as every company founder knows. But without it, free enterprise fails.”