BBJ Releases List of Largest Private Companies in Massachusetts

April 25, 2019 | Company News

April 25, 2019 –  Forward Financing announced today that they have been named by the Boston Business Journal (BBJ) as one of the largest privately held companies in Massachusetts. Of the 100 largest private companies on this list, most have posted higher 2018 revenue than the previous year.

While the top two companies leading this list were both large Massachusetts based insurance companies, others on this list saw some of the highest percentages of year-over-year gains. Forward Financing was highlighted specifically by the Boston Business Journal as one of the five biggest year-over-year revenue gainers with growth of 79%.

This award is a result of Forward Financing’s team of dedicated individuals, support from our trusted partners and valued customers. Forward Financing is honored to be named to this prestigious list and we look forward to continued growth.

The full list of 100 Largest Private Companies in Massachusetts is available here:

About Forward Financing

Forward Financing is a Boston-based financial technology company that provides fast, flexible working capital to small businesses nationwide. Our dedicated account representatives and advanced proprietary technology help our customers spend less time finding capital and more time growing their business. With a simple, secure online application, business owners can trust Forward Financing for approvals within minutes, funding within hours, and personalized support when they need it most.

Since 2012, Forward Financing has expanded Main Street’s access to credit by providing over $750 million in funding to more than 23,000 small businesses. The company is A+ rated by the Better Business Bureau and consistently receives top ratings across all major customer review platforms. Forward Financing has been named by both Inc. Magazine and the Boston Business Journal as one of Massachusetts’ fastest-growing companies each year since 2017. Forward Financing is committed to helping more small business owners succeed and achieve their full potential. To learn more, visit

About Boston Business Journal

The Boston Business Journal is Boston’s leading source of business news, information and events; strategically targeting businesses decision makers. Their media products provide comprehensive coverage of business news from a local, regional and national perspective reaching their readers through the weekly print publications, their website, email products and events

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