Company Profile

Volansi

Builds aerial delivery drones.

Company Information
All of Inc.'s Best in Business honorees started 2020 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 2020.
Data as of Publication on Dec 11, 2020
Industry
Logistics & Transportation
Year Founded
2015
Location
Concord, California
Leadership
Hannan Parvizian
Data as of Publication on Dec 11, 2020
Inc. Honors
Inc. Best in Business
Logistics & Transportation (2020)

Volansi’s drones stand to play a critical role in ending the global pandemic. Its compact drones are efficient and roomy, which makes them ideal for hauling medical equipment like Covid vaccines. Their ability to control cargo temperatures will be vital, as many vaccines require refrigeration. And given the drones' ability to land almost anywhere, they could prove helpful in bringing much-needed medication to rural communities.


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Formlabs

Manufactures and develops 3-D-printing technology.

Scene at Formlabs
Company Information
All of Inc.'s Best in Business honorees started 2020 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 2020.
Data as of Publication on Dec 11, 2020
Industry
Manufacturing
Year Founded
2011
Location
Somerville, Massachusetts
Leadership
Maxim Lobovsky, Dávid Lakatos
Data as of Publication on Dec 11, 2020
Inc. Honors
Inc. Best in Business
Manufacturing (2020)

In March, Formlabs launched a Covid-19 response effort, working with health care providers and government agencies to 3-D print products including diagnostic nasal swabs, PPE, and medical equipment. Formlabs quickly developed the capacity to produce a million swabs per week while also creating air-purifying respirators and face shields for health care workers and also a 3-D-printed adapter that turns air pressure machines into ventilators.

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MORGAN Li

Provides custom fixtures, case goods and other furniture, and large-format printing solutions for the retail and hospitality industries.

Company Information
All of Inc.'s Best in Business honorees started 2020 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 2020.
Data as of Publication on Dec 11, 2020
Industry
Manufacturing
Year Founded
2009
Location
Chicago Heights, Illinois
Leadership
Andy Rosenband, Jonathan Rosenband
Data as of Publication on Dec 11, 2020
Inc. Honors
Inc. 5000 Regionals: Midwest
No. 79 (2020)
Inc. Best in Business
Manufacturing (2020)

When the Covid-19 pandemic began, Morgan Li quickly adapted its product line. By providing customized social distancing materials, fixtures, and signage, the company helped a wide range of establishments stay open for their customers while encouraging safe practices. It also helped communities prepare for the reopening of schools by supplying a new line of personal protective equipment specifically designed for the school environment, making students and teachers feel safer and more comfortable.

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Inc. 5000
No. 1786 (2020), No. 2824 (2019)

Unlimited Tomorrow

Makes personalized prosthetic arms for individuals with a limb difference.

Company Information
All of Inc.'s Best in Business honorees started 2020 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 2020.
Data as of Publication on Dec 11, 2020
Industry
Manufacturing
Year Founded
2014
Location
Rhinebeck, New York
Leadership
Easton LaChappelle
Data as of Publication on Dec 11, 2020
Inc. Honors
Inc. Best in Business
Manufacturing (2020)

Unlimited Tomorrow’s 3-D-printed prosthetic arm, TrueLimb, is a life-changing product for individuals with a limb difference. Costing significantly less than traditional prosthetics and available in 450 skin tones, the arms offer individual finger control for all five fingers, enabling owners to complete simple daily tasks like eating with utensils, tying shoe laces, and putting their hair up in a ponytail. The company sends clients a 3-D scanner to scan their limbs before ordering, eliminating the need for owners to leave their home.

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Monkeypaw Productions

Produces thought-provoking projects across film, television, and digital platforms. Founded by director and producer Jordan Peele.

Jordan Peele
Company Information
All of Inc.'s Best in Business honorees started 2020 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 2020.
Data as of Publication on Dec 11, 2020
Industry
Media
Year Founded
2012
Location
Los Angeles, California
Leadership
Jordan Peele
Data as of Publication on Dec 11, 2020
Inc. Honors
Inc. Best in Business
Media (2020)

Known for producing the horror films Get Out and Us and HBO's series Lovecraft Country, Monkeypaw Productions, Jordan Peele's personal production company, has invented a new genre based on racial horror. In doing so, it's reinvigorated rote superhero narratives by displacing traditional, timeworn bad guys (WWII Nazis) with a more contemporary evil.

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