30 Years of No. 1 Companies

Timothy Rice
20 of 29

2001: High Point Solutions
Sparta, N.J.

2000 Revenue: $60 million
Three-Year Growth: 29,902%

High Point Solutions was founded by two non-college educated brothers from New Jersey. The company sold hardware for computer networks. Mike Mendibru, the company’s co-CEO, told Inc. "It's a strange story, almost unbelievable…My brother and I have to pinch ourselves all the time." In 2011, High Point opened their first office in the United Kingdom.