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The 4 Fastest Growing Startups from Louisville

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In terms of entrepreneurship and business, Louisville has evolved into one of the top emerging hubs in the world.

Hundreds of startup companies have been founded there in the last years, many of which are enjoying incredible success.

We've compiled a list with the 4 most successful ones.


4 Startups in Louisville

1) JumpCloud

1) JumpCloud

JumpCloud is an open directory platform that enables secure, frictionless access to any resource, from any device, from any location.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2012
  • Founders: David Campbell, Larry Middle, Rajat Bhargava
  • Industries: Computer, Enterprise Software, Information Technology, SaaS, Security, Software
  • Number of employees: 251-500
  • Funding amount: $191,717,501
  • Number of funding rounds: 10
  • Number of investors: 14

You can find their website here.

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2) KFC

2) KFC

KFC (Kentucky Fried Chicken) is a chicken restaurant franchise known for its unique recipe, which includes 11 secret herbs and spices.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2052
  • Industries: Food and Beverage, Restaurants, Retail
  • Number of employees: 10001+
  • Funding amount: € 1,700,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 1
  • Number of investors: 1

You can find their website here.

3) ThreatX

3) ThreatX

ThreatX is a web application and API protection solution that helps businesses secure their whole application portfolio.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2014
  • Founders: Andrew Useckas, Bret Settle
  • Industries: Cyber Security, Information Technology, SaaS, Service Industry
  • Number of employees: 11-50
  • Funding amount: $21,591,638
  • Number of funding rounds: 3
  • Number of investors: 6

You can find their website here.

4) AMP Robotics

4) AMP Robotics

At a tenth of the cost of current technology, AMP Robotics develops AI-based robotic systems that sort recyclable materials.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: James Bailey, Matanya Horowitz
  • Industries: Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Recycling, Robotics
  • Number of employees: 51-100
  • Funding amount: $74,465,813
  • Number of funding rounds: 5
  • Number of investors: 10

You can find their website here.

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