McAdam Appears on the Inc. 5000 2021 List of the “Fastest Growing Private Companies in the US” For the 3rd Time

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- McAdam, a Philadelphia-based financial services firm, was recently recognized in the annual “Inc. 5000” list of fastest growing private companies in the U.S. This is the third year the firm has been included in the ranking (2017, 2020, 2021). Each year the nationwide list lifts the veil on a broad cross section of America’s fast-growing privately run businesses. First published in 1982, the companies featured on this list each year represent the backbone of the U.S. economy.

“Inclusion in the Inc. 5000 annual list of the Fastest Growing Private Companies in America is a credit and honor for the firm,” said CEO Michael McAdam. “2020 was especially challenging on a number of fronts and tested both the firm’s leadership, and the resolve of our advisors and staff. McAdam personnel came together in remarkable ways allowing the firm to grow in a historically challenging period. As a result of a lot of hard work, the firm stands better positioned to adapt to challenges and grow moving forward.”

McAdam ranked No. 3,250 on the 2021 list, joining a growing list of well-known companies who have been named in past rankings such as Microsoft, Intuit, Oracle, Zappos, Pandora, Chobani, Clif Bar, Jamba Juice, Patagonia, Under Armour, and Timberland. Many household name firms gained their first national exposure as honorees on the Inc. 5000 publication. The Inc. 5000 list accounted for over 610,000 jobs over the past three years. The complete list of results for the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and the sortable interactive database can be found at

“The 2021 Inc. 5000 list feels like one of the most important rosters of companies ever compiled,” says Scott Omelianuk, editor-in-chief of Inc. “Building one of the fastest-growing companies in America in any year is a remarkable achievement. Building one in the crisis we’ve lived through is just plain amazing. This kind of accomplishment comes with hard work, smart pivots, great leadership, and the help of a whole lot of people.”

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 McAdam'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 [2021]

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 2021 Inc. 5000 was ranked by percentage revenue growth during the period 2017 to 2020. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2017. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2020. 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 2017 was $100,000; the minimum for 2020 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, 2021 issue. They represent the top tier of the Inc. 5000, which can be found at McAdam was ranked 3,250 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, and 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 by 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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