Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship

The Dallas 100 Entrepreneur Awards


For 31 years, the Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship at the SMU Cox School of Business and the Dallas 100TM sponsors have celebrated the innovative spirit, determination and business savvy of area entrepreneurs. We have saluted the diversity, creativity and resolve it takes to create and sustain a successful business in today’s competitive environment.



Read the latest about the 2021 Winners here
  • The Dallas 100™ Winners

    To qualify for the Dallas 100, companies must be headquartered in DFW, and be independent, privately held corporations, proprietorships or partnerships as of May 1 of the award year. The company must be an operating company with at least three years history with sales of at least $500,000, but less than $75 million in the first of the three years.

    Companies that submit an application are judged on their sales growth over the last three years as well as have credit report and character satisfactory to the Dallas 100 judges.

  • 2021 Dallas 100™ Winners

    Rank

    Company Name

    City

    Company Description

    1

    MTX Group Inc

    Frisco

    Global Technology Consulting

    2

    Highlands Residential Mortgage

    Dallas

    Residential Lending

    3

    Gordon Highlander

    Dallas

    General Contractor/Commercial Construction

    4

    Glorious LLC

    Dallas

    PC Gamer & Enthusiast Store

    5

    Solo Stove

    Southlake

    Portable Stoves & Firepits

    6

    Aligned

    Plano

    Data Center Provider

    7

    The Crowther Group

    Dallas

    Construction Services

    8

    SMC Squared

    Dallas

    IT Outsourcing

    9

    Scout & Cellar

    Farmers Branch

    Clean Crafted Wine

    10

    Portable Solar LLC (dba Sol-Ark)

    Parker

    All-In-One Solar Battery System

    11

    Improving

    Plano

    Technology Management & Consulting

    12

    o9 Solutions

    Dallas

    Platform Enterprise Decision-Making

    13

    j4 Development, Inc.

    Richardson

    Multi-Family Construction & Renovation

    14

    Repairify

    Plano

    Automotive Technology & Intelligence

    15

    Veryable Inc

    Dallas

    On-Demand Manufacturing & Logistics

    16

    Curis Functional Health

    Dallas

    Whole Body Wellness

    17

    Willow Bend Mortgage Company, LLC

    Plano

    Mortgage Lending

    18

    Newline Interactive

    Allen

    Interactive Flat Panels

    19

    Cherry Painting Company, Inc. dba Cherry Coatings

    Carrollton

    Commercial Painting, Wallcovering & Floors

    20

    Intex Electrical Contractors, Inc.

    Forney

    Electrical Contractors & Engineers

    21

    Critical Start

    Plano

    Detection & Response Services

    22

    Sellmark Corporation

    Mansfield

    Building Outdoor Product Brands

    23

    Town Square Mortgage

    Dallas

    Residential Mortgage Bank

    24

    CONTI Organization

    Dallas

    Real Estate Investment

    25

    PICKUP

    Plano

    Curated Delivery Service

    26

    DLRdmv

    Dallas

    E-Titling Technology Solutions for Dealerships

    27

    CommunityMed Urgent Care Systems LLC

    Addison

    Urgent Care

    28

    Taylor Counseling Group

    Dallas

    Mental Health Services

    29

    SignaPay

    Irving

    Credit Card Processing

    30

    Catalyst Health Network

    Plano

    Care Management & Support

    31

    Embark

    Dallas

    Financial & Accounting Services

    32

    Sign Gypsies

    Celina

    Custom Yard Greeting Rental Service

    33

    TechStar Consulting Inc

    Irving

    Global Digital Solutions

    34

    Poo-Pourri

    Addison

    Before-You-Go Toilet Spray

    35

    Accelerate Real Asset Management

    Plano

    Real Asset Investment Management

    36

    Take Command Health

    Dallas

    SAAS for HRAs

    37

    HealthMark Group

    Dallas

    Seamless Patient Data Management

    38

    Utility Concierge

    Farmers Branch

    Simplified Utilities Connection

    39

    Pegasus Foods

    Rockwall

    Manufacturer of High-Quality Frozen Foods

    40

    Mr. D Real Estate Group

    Dallas

    Property Management Company

    41

    Direct Orthopedic Care

    Addison

    Urgent Care Orthopedics

    42

    AmeriPac, Inc.

    Grapevine

    Contract Packaging & Fulfillment

    43

    Online Rewards

    Richardson

    Global Awards Platform

    44

    Cloud Ingenuity

    Carrollton

    Solution Integrator

    45

    Catapult Solutions Group

    Plano

    Staffing & Workforce Solutions

    46

    Qentelli LLC

    Dallas

    Digital Transformation Technology Services

    47

    Legacy ER & Urgent Care

    Plano

    Emergency Room & Urgent Care

    48

    Elm Street Technology, LLC

    Frisco

    Real Estate Technology Platform

    49

    LiquidAgents Healthcare

    Plano

    Healthcare Staffing Agency

    50

    Astura Medical

    Irving

    Spinal Implants & Instrumentation

    51

    Summit Endeavors, LLC

    Addison

    Building Materials Importer

    52

    PawTree

    Southlake

    Premium Pet Nutrition

    53

    CallBox Storage LLC.

    Dallas

    Full-Service Self Storage Solutions

    54

    iiPay

    Dallas

    Global Payroll Services

    55

    Apex Dental Partners

    Dallas

    Dental & Administrative Support Services

    56

    Quality Ironworks, Inc

    Dallas

    Steel Fabrication Design & Development

    57

    The 86 Group

    Plano

    Business Broker and M&A Specialists

    58

    Maple Distributing

    Irving

    Premium Appliance Distribution

    59

    Valor Healthcare, Inc.

    Dallas

    Veteran Healthcare Services

    60

    Select Maintenance LLC

    North Richland Hills

    Highway Maintenance Company

    61

    Jupiter Education Services, LLC dba Red Comet

    Frisco

    Online Learning Platform

    62

    TechGenies LLC

    Richardson

    Outsourced Software Development

    63

    CityVet Inc.

    Dallas

    Complete Veterinary Care

    64

    Phoneternet LLC dba Feedback

    Dallas

    Real-Time Customer Feedback

    65

    Pence Media, LLC

    Rockwall

    Full-Service Advertising Agency.

    66

    Akorbi

    Plano

    Language, Technology & Workforce Solutions

    67

    Gupta & Associates Inc

    Dallas

    Consulting Engineering

    68

    United Protective Services

    Dallas

    Contract Security Services

    69

    Dialexa

    Dallas

    Technology Solutions

    70

    Brainvire Infotech Inc.

    Plano

    Digital Transformation Agency

    71

    Thrive Internet Marketing Agency

    Arlington

    Digital Marketing Agency

    72

    PureWine Inc.

    Grapevine

    Wine Filters

    73

    JPAR Real Estate

    Frisco

    Real Estate

    74

    Valiant Residential

    Dallas

    Multi-Family Property Management Services

    75

    MapRight, LLC

    Dallas

    Web-Based Mapping Service

    76

    Smart City Locating

    Dallas

    Apartment Locating Service

    77

    Anders Group

    Irving

    Travel Healthcare Staffing

    78

    Precision Appliance Leasing

    Farmers Branch

    Washer/Dryer Leasing To Multi-Family Communities

    79

    Allata

    Dallas

    Client Services

    80

    M.A.N.S. Distributors, Inc.

    Carrollton

    Facility Supplies

    81

    Publishing Concepts, LP

    Dallas

    Publishing Company

    82

    Home Tax Solutions

    Dallas

    Property Tax Lender

    83

    Rogers Healy & Assoc. Real Estate

    Dallas

    Real Estate

    84

    Ironside Human Resources

    Dallas

    Physician Recruiting & Healthcare Staffing

    85

    Nextgen Innovation Labs LLC

    Frisco

    Innovation Driven Technology Solutions

    86

    Paragon Innovations, Inc.

    Richardson

    Full-Service Engineering Product Development

    87

    Lightbeam Health Solutions

    Irving

    Health Management Technology & Services

    88

    CloudMellow

    Frisco

    Digital Marketing, Development & Branding

    89

    Southern Grace

    Carrollton

    Wholesale Apparel & Accessories

    90

    Signature Automation, LLC

    Addison

    Professional Engineering Services

    91

    IFM Restoration

    Dallas

    Residential Repair & Maintenance

    92

    Focus Staff

    Dallas

    Travel Healthcare Staffing

    93

    MedCore Partners

    Dallas

    Healthcare & Medical Real Estate Group

    94

    Asset Panda

    Frisco

    Asset Management Software

    95

    Bacon Plumbing Heating Air & Electric

    Rockwall

    Plumbing, Electrical & HVAC

    96

    ProVision Brokerage, LLC

    Flower Mound

    Insurance Marketing Organization

    97

    The 20 MSP Group, LLC

    Plano

    IT Managed Service Providers

    98

    Tolleson Wealth Management

    Dallas

    Financial Planner

    99

    IntegriBuilt Roofing

    Irving

    Roofing Contractor

    100

    Skvare, LLC

    Dallas

    Web & CRM Solutions For Nonprofits

  • Previous Winners

    2020 2019 2018 2017 2016
    2015 2014 2013
    2012 2011
    2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
    2005 2004 2003


  • Program Sponsors

    BKD, LLP
    Blue Crest
    Dallas Business Journal
    Executive Press
    JLL
    KRLD News Radio 1080 
    Texas Capital Bank
    USI Insurance Services USI

  • Community Sponsors

    MarketScale  

    For questions regarding sponsorship of the 2021 Dallas 100 Awards, please send inquiries to caruth@smu.edu

    For more information on the Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship, please email or call 214.768.3330.