Company Profile

SoLa Impact

Family of real estate funds focusing on preserving, rehabbing and building high-quality, affordable housing in minority communities in California.

Company Information
All of Inc.'s Best in Business honorees started 2021 as private, U.S.-based, independent (non-subsidiary) companies and, in the opinion of Inc.'s editors, made a best-in-class impact (on society, the environment, their industries, their immediate communities, or even the lives of their workers) in 2021.
Data as of Publication on Dec 7, 2021
Industry
Real Estate
Year Founded
2014
Location
Los Angeles, California
Leadership
Martin Muoto
Data as of Publication on Dec 7, 2021
Inc. Honors
Inc. Best in Business
Real Estate (2021)
SoLa Impact, the largest affordable housing (section-8) landlord in Los Angeles, helps at-risk people like senior veterans nearing homelessness, and develops spaces for entrepreneurs.
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Inc. 5000
No. 1146 (2021), No. 247 (2020)

Houwzer

Real estate brokerage built and organized around the customer by using flat-fee listings, salaried agents and a comprehensive technology platform.

Company Information
All of Inc.'s Best in Business honorees started 2021 as private, U.S.-based, independent (non-subsidiary) companies and, in the opinion of Inc.'s editors, made a best-in-class impact (on society, the environment, their industries, their immediate communities, or even the lives of their workers) in 2021.
Data as of Publication on Dec 7, 2021
Industry
Real Estate
Year Founded
2015
Location
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Leadership
Mike Maher
Data as of Publication on Dec 7, 2021
Inc. Honors
Inc. Best in Business
Real Estate (2021)
Houwzer has launched a 501c3 organization called the RiseUp Fund to give low-income families the resources they need to buy homes with affordable mortgage rates, including closing cost support. The firm is also a B Corp, and donates 2.5 percent of its profits to charity.
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Inc. 5000
No. 918 (2021), No. 730 (2020)

Thrive Market

Sells natural and organic products online through a paid membership model

Company Information
All of Inc.'s Best in Business honorees started 2021 as private, U.S.-based, independent (non-subsidiary) companies and, in the opinion of Inc.'s editors, made a best-in-class impact (on society, the environment, their industries, their immediate communities, or even the lives of their workers) in 2021.
Data as of Publication on Dec 7, 2021
Industry
Retail
Year Founded
2014
Location
Los Angeles, California
Leadership
Nick Green
Data as of Publication on Dec 7, 2021
Inc. Honors
Inc. Best in Business
Retail (2021)
Thrive Market raised more than $1.2 million for its Covid-19 Relief Fund, which supplied more than 30,000 families in need with healthy groceries and household items.
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M.M. LaFleur

Makes luxury-quality workwear and accessories for professional women

Company Information
All of Inc.'s Best in Business honorees started 2021 as private, U.S.-based, independent (non-subsidiary) companies and, in the opinion of Inc.'s editors, made a best-in-class impact (on society, the environment, their industries, their immediate communities, or even the lives of their workers) in 2021.
Data as of Publication on Dec 7, 2021
Industry
Retail
Year Founded
2013
Location
New York, New York
Leadership
Sarah LaFleur
Data as of Publication on Dec 7, 2021
Inc. Honors
Inc. Best in Business
Retail (2021)
The company launched a resale marketplace for its products, Second Act, when people were discarding their office clothes in the pandemic.
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Suitshop

Makes a line of suits and tuxedos meant to be inclusive for men, women, and non-binary people

Company Information
All of Inc.'s Best in Business honorees started 2021 as private, U.S.-based, independent (non-subsidiary) companies and, in the opinion of Inc.'s editors, made a best-in-class impact (on society, the environment, their industries, their immediate communities, or even the lives of their workers) in 2021.
Data as of Publication on Dec 7, 2021
Industry
Retail
Year Founded
2015
Location
Chicago, Illinois
Leadership
Jeanne Foley, Diana Ganz
Data as of Publication on Dec 7, 2021
Inc. Honors
Inc. Best in Business
Retail (2021)
SuitShop tweaked its collection, creating more fit types to accomodate a fuller range of bodies, and donated more then $50,000 in clothing to outfit fathers looking for employment.
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