McAdam Appears on Inc. 5000 2020 List of Fastest Growing Private Companies in America

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- McAdam, the Philadelphia-based financial planning firm, was named to the annual “Inc. 5000” list of fastest growing private companies in the U.S.  This is the second time McAdam has joined the list having first been included in 2017.  The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses.  Started in 1982, this prestigious list has become a hallmark of entrepreneurial success.

“It’s an honor to be recognized once again by Inc. 5000 alongside so many distinguished businesses nationwide,” said CEO Michael McAdam.  “The firm’s growth has been a product of the hard work of our people and reflects a shared commitment to the vision of the firm.  McAdam is well positioned for the future and there is abundant opportunity for continued growth on the horizon.”

McAdam ranked No. 4,078 on the list, joining a growing list of well-known companies who have been featured in past rankings like Oracle, Intuit, Timberland, Chobani, and Microsoft.  There is a conference for firms included on the list that will be held in October in San Antonio, TX.  The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue was $209 billion in 2019, accounting for over 1 million jobs over the past three years.  Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at

“The companies on this year’s Inc. 5000 come from nearly every realm of business,” says Inc. editor-in-chief Scott Omelianuk. “From health and software to media and hospitality, the 2020 list proves that no matter the sector, incredible growth is based on the foundations of tenacity and opportunism.”

About McAdam LLC.
McAdam is an independent financial advisory firm with a nationwide network of hundreds of advisors operating out of four offices in Philadelphia, Chicago, Boston, and Tysons Corner. McAdam has developed an intelligent advisory model known as its Advanced Advisory Model.  This model integrates all three areas of financial planning: the financial, the personal—and the professional, to help McAdam’s clients achieve their goals. With the firm’s advanced knowledge and deep experience they help professionals make informed decisions and provide a new level of clarity and control.

Important Disclosures
Awards, rankings, ratings, and/or recognition by unaffiliated rating services and/or publications are not indicative of McAdams’s future performance, should not be construed by a client or prospective client as a guarantee that such client will experience a certain level of results if McAdam is engaged, or continues to be engaged to provide investment advisory services, nor should they be construed as a current or past endorsement of McAdam by any of its clients.

Rankings published by magazines, and others, generally base their selections exclusively on information prepared and/or submitted by the recognized adviser. Such awards, rankings, ratings, and/or recognition are no guarantee of future investment success. Working with a highly rated advisor does not ensure that a client or prospective client will experience a higher level of performance. Generally, rankings are based on information prepared and submitted by the adviser.

The awards listed do not require memberships or payment for consideration. By virtue of disclosing an award ranking, McAdam is disclosing favorable ratings (to the extent that McAdam is ranked above other advisors) and unfavorable ratings (to the extent that McAdam is ranked below other advisors). The awards and rankings are independently granted. McAdam is not affiliated with the awarding rating services or and/or publications listed.

Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies [2020]
Inc. Magazine is a New York-based publication owned by Mansueto Ventures, Inc.  Inc. Magazine produces annual rankings of the fastest growing privately held companies in the United States.  The 2020 Inc. 5000 was ranked by percentage revenue growth during the period 2016 to 2019. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2016. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2019. McAdam furnished Inc. Magazine with financial information for award evaluation, but did not make or receive any payment in association with the award. Several companies on the presented on this list have gone public or have been acquired. The minimum revenue required for 2016 was $100,000; the minimum for 2019 was $2 million. Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants for subjective reasons. Companies on the Inc. 5000 list were featured in Inc.’s September, 2020 issue. They represent the top tier of the Inc. 5000, which can be found at   McAdam was ranked 4078 out of 5000 companies.

Inc. Magazine’s Inc. 5000 fastest growing companies is based on independent submissions that are privately-owned, based in the United States, independent (not a subsidiary or division of another company). Inc. 5000 spans multiple industries. McAdam pays a processing fee to be considered for qualification, however no further fees are paid once McAdam for inclusion. Inclusion in the Inc. 5000 is absolutely not indicative of McAdam’s future performance, or any future performance pertaining to its clients’ investments; should not be construed by a client or prospective client as a guarantee that they will experience a certain level of results if McAdam is engaged, or continues to be engaged, to provide investment advisory services; and should not be construed as a current or past endorsement of McAdam by any of its clients.  A copy of McAdam’s current written disclosure statement discussing our advisory services and fees is available upon request or at  


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