Arlington Economic Development: Fast Four

Published November 8, 2021

Arlington Economic Development (AED) is dedicated to the preservation and enhancement of an economically competitive and sustainable community, and the creation of exciting, diverse and amenity-rich places.

From the Arlington Economic Development’s website:

“Arlington Economic Development is proud to announce its seventh annual Fast Four Awards. The award program honors the fastest growing companies in the Arlington business community and recognizes their success, creativity, and in this year’s edition, resiliency in the face of the global pandemic.

The Fast Four Awards honor Arlington companies that are exhibiting significant revenue growth in the following four annual revenue categories:

  • $500,000 to $1.5M
  • $1.5M to $5M
  • $5M to $25M
  • $25M and above

To be eligible, companies must be privately held, non-retail, headquartered in Arlington, and show continuous revenue growth between 2018, 2019 and 2020.  Interested companies must submit a simple online application and provide income statements to show proof of growth and revenue. The company with the fastest growth rate in each revenue category will be honored as one of Arlington’s fastest growing businesses.  Applications are due by midnight on Friday, November 12, 2021.

The winners from the previous edition of the Fast Four Award winners were (awards were not held in 2020 due to the pandemic):

  • Deft Consulting — $500,000 to $1.5M
  • Hungry — $1.5M to $5M
  • Capitol Bridge — $5M – $25M
  • Higher Logic — $25M and above

The 2021 Arlington Fast Four winners will be announced virtually during the week of December 6. Please follow Arlington Economic Development on LinkedIn to see which companies take home the prize.

Arlington companies may apply for the 2021 Fast Four Awards here.”


Fast Four. (2021). Arlington Economic Development. Source: