Southern California Firms Make Inc. 500

A number of Southern California technology firms have nabbed top spots in the annual Inc. 500 list of the fastest-growing private companies in the US. San Diego-based MedVantx ranked at number 13 on the list; Woodland Hills-based ReachLocal was 39; San Diego-based BridgePoint Education was 50; Santa Monica-based International Checkout ranked at 61; Torrance-based Flipswap at 81; and Irvine-based ClinAssure was at 85. Beyond the first 100 companies, medical imaging firm Dicom Solutions in Irvine was at 109; Agoura Hills-based SEO provider National Positions at 112; Blackline Systems in Calabasas was at number 113, and at number 134, Irvine-based Vizio. Vizio topped the list at number one when ranked by revenues, with $2.0 billion in sales. A number of other technology firms throughout Southern California were ranked elsewhere in the top 500.