10 Fastest-Growing Companies in Boston

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It may seem like the battle for startup supremacy is dominated by Silicon Alley and Silicon Valley, but don't forget about Boston. Long nicknamed "The Hub of the Universe," Boston has become an entrepreneurial hub that is currently attracting a lot of VC investment; as of the second quarter of 2014, it can claim 112 VC-backed ventures, totaling more than $1 billion. In life sciences alone, Boston received the most venture capital of any city in the third quarter of 2013, according to PricewaterhouseCoopers. Here are the top 10 companies on this year’s Inc. 5000 list that are finding success in Beantown.
- Anna Hensel