Region’s leading businesses, executive teams, and transformational deals honored.

ACG National Capital, the region’s preeminent association for corporate professionals with a focus on M&A within the middle market, presented Corporate Growth Awards to the region’s most transformational deals, top executives, and fastest-growing companies at last night’s annual Corporate Growth Award Gala.

ACG National Capital’s Corporate Growth Awards celebrate the business leaders and companies that make the national capital region and its business community one of the fastest-growing, successful, and most active in the nation. The annual Corporate Growth Awards are presented to the executives, companies, and deal teams that were individually selected by the chapter’s Awards Committee from a long list of nominations for their accomplishments in crafting and executing successful growth strategies and deals.

The 2021 Corporate Growth Awards winners are:

  • Deal of the Year (Under $50M): Camber Creek’s investment in Notarize (Series C)
  • Deal of the Year (From $50M to $250M): The Carlyle Group’s acquisitions of IST Research & Two Six Labs and subsequent merger to form Two Six Technologies
  • Deal of the Year (Over $250M): ICF International’s Acquisition of Incentive Technology Group (ITG)
  • Deal Team (Private Company): Gunnison Consulting Group
  • Deal Team (Public Company): Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc.
  • Deal Team (Private Equity or Venture Capital): Blue Delta Capital Partners
  • Emerging Growth Company of the Year (Under $25M): Mindoula Health, Inc.
  • Growth Company of the Year ($25M to $75M): BlackHorse Solutions, Inc.
  • Growth Company of the Year ($75 to $250M): Axiologic Solutions LLC
  • Growth Company of the Year (Over $250M): Dovel Technologies, Inc.

“The National Capital Region is one of the country’s best places to do business, and home to some of the most exciting, innovative, and fastest-growing companies in the nation,” said Mandy Wheat, the 2021 Corporate Growth Awards Committee Chair and a Partner at RSM US. “Despite the challenges that corporations faced in 2020, our region’s business community continued to thrive, and deal activity continued. We’re honored to recognize the individuals, teams, and enterprises that epitomized the spirit of this region’s incredible growth community.”

For a full list of this year’s finalists, click HERE. For a list of last year’s winners, click HERE.