NC Fast 40


  • Eligible companies must be headquartered in the state of North Carolina
  • Be a commercial enterprise, not a nonprofit
  • Be either privately owned or publicly traded
  • Have net annual revenue in the range of $10 million to $500 million
  • Demonstrate sustained revenue and employment growth over the past 3 years

The selection committee will evaluate all interested applicants and contact the finalists to schedule brief appointments to validate the submitted information and interview an executive for the related article.


Is Your North Carolina-Based
Company Growing?

Showcase the success of your
thriving middle-market company.

Growth in the middle market is critical to the expansion of North Carolina’s economy and vital to job creation around the state. To honor the leading contributors to revenue and employment growth across the state, Business North Carolina and Cherry Bekaert LLP, in conjunction with Manning, Fulton & Skinner, P.A. and Regions Bank, are proud to host the seventh-annual NC Mid-Market FAST 40 program.

The top 40 honorees will be featured in the November issue of Business North Carolina magazine.

Do you know a potential NC Mid-Market FAST 40 company?
Is your company a catalyst for growth?

Complete Application for Your Company

* If you are entering your fast growing company, simply fill out the application form. There is no need to fill out both forms in this case.

Key Dates to Remember

Nominations/Applications Open: April 3, 2017
Nominations Close: May 26, 2017
Applications Close: June 16, 2017
Winners Selected: July 21, 2017
Gala & Golf Event: October 2, 2017

Questions about nominations and entries? Contact Amanda Keefer.

All reported revenue and employment figures are verified by the independent accounting firm of Cherry Bekaert and are held in strict confidence subject to a standard confidentiality agreement and privacy policy.

This program is presented by: