Each year the Inc. 500 tracks the 500 fastest growing private companies in the nation. This year, 13 of those companies were in Denver! The list is based on a three year revenue growth rate. The two companies that stood out to me are OtterBox (#70) and Smash Burger (#99). OtterBox is a manufacturer of portable electronic cases. I have a really cool case for my iPhone that is stylish and water resistant. Smash Burger is my new favorite burger joint and there are now over 100 locations. The company that topped the list was a New York based retailer Ideeli. Their revenue increased 40,882 percent in three years to $77.7 million. Colorado’s economy continues to be stronger than most of the nation and companies like this are a part of the reason why. To read the article, click here.