The Search is on for the 50 Fastest Growing Women-Owned/Led Companies of 2022!

Applications are due February 25, 2022. Apply today!

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Women Presidents Organization and the 15th anniversary of the 50 Fastest Growing Women-Owned/Led Companies™ Sponsored by JPMorgan Chase Commercial Banking.

Help us continue to recognize women-owned and/or led companies for their incredible achievements and business growth. Winners will be announced at the WPO Annual Conference on May 5th in Montreal, Quebec, and they are often publicized in local and national media.

Applicants are not required to join or be members of the WPO, and there is no cost to apply. To be eligible, companies must be:

  • Privately owned
  • Women-owned/led
  • The business must have generated at least $500,000 (USD) in revenue in each of the past five years (2017-2021)
  • Revenues must be converted to USD

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2021 50 Fastest Growing Women-Owned/Led Companies

The Women Presidents Organization (WPO), in collaboration with JPMorgan Chase Commercial Banking, released the 14th annual ranking of the 50 Fastest Growing Women-Owned/Led Companies of 2021. The companies on the list span a range of industries, from consumer products to STEM-related fields. From January to December of 2020, the 50 Fastest generated a combined $4.1 billion in revenue and collectively employed more than 24,000 people.

The top three 2021 awardees are:

1. Modere

Clean lifestyle brand Modere is the fastest-growing woman-owned business, moving up from the number three spot last year. Based in Newport Beach, CA, and led by CEO Asma Ishaq, Modere saw its revenue skyrocket over the past five years, growing by over 1,700 percent from 2016 to 2020.

2. SimpleHealth

SimpleHealth, Inc. in New York, NY, a telemedicine platform focused on reproductive health, makes its debut on the 50 Fastest list this year. Helmed by CEO Carrie SiuButt, the company—which has one of the most accessible platforms for getting birth control products online—has doubled in size and more than quadrupled its revenue in the past two years alone.

3. Paxon Energy & Infrastructure Services

Pleasanton, CA-based Paxon Energy & Infrastructure Services, a professional services firm in the oil, gas, and utilities industries, is also a newcomer on the 50 Fastest list. Founder and CEO Nooshin Behroyan has grown the company from one to 125 employees in 5 years.

More About the 50 Fastest of 2021


Years Old

Average honoree age


of companies

started with their own funds


of companies

delivered new product or service lines as part of their growth strategy


of companies

do business globally and another 18% plan to go global in the future


The WPO is proud to announce the Women 2 Watch of 2021, sponsored by JPMorgan Chase Commercial Banking. The list features the fastest-growing WPO members from around the world who are experiencing significant revenue growth as they reach new levels of success.

We are excited to highlight the impact these diverse and vibrant women-owned and -led companies have on the WPO and the global economy through the jobs they create and communities they serve.