For the 5th time this decade, tapQA is on the Fast 50 list!

ST. LOUIS PARK, MN– (Oct 17, 2018) – tap|QA, a specialized provider of software quality assurance and analysis consulting services, has been recognized by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal as one of the fastest-growing privately held companies in the Twin Cities area for the 5th time since 2013.

tap|QA placed #37 on this year’s Fast 50 list, as announced by the Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal.  tap|QA’s Fast 50 profile can be found here.  For this year’s complete Fast 50 list, and coverage of the 2018 Fast 50 event, please click here.

With its 5th appearance on the list in 6 years, tap|QA joins a very rare list of companies to achieve the honor that number of times.  tap|QA’s five placements are as follows:

  • 2013: 3rd place / 494.81% 3-year revenue growth ($1,135,767 to $6,755,690)
  • 2014: 43rd place / 70.56% 3-year revenue growth ($4,544,348 to $7,750,824)
  • 2016: 37th place / 56.01% 3-year revenue growth ($7,750,824 to $12,091,838)
  • 2017 38th place / 53.57% 3-year revenue growth ($8,155,933 to $12,525,133)
  • 2018 37th place / 38.84% 3-year revenue growth ($12,091,838 to $16,788,189)

The Fast 50 list contained fast growing, privately held companies based in the eleven county Twin Cities area. They were ranked according to percentage of growth, year after year, with a minimum of $1 million dollars in revenue in 2015.

“We are honored and very excited to once again be named as one of the very fastest growing companies in the Twin Cities,” said Kimberly Bunda, Partner and co-owner of tap|QA. “Everyone within our organization has worked so hard to help us grow, consistently, year after year, and we are honored to be recognized for the 5th time by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal.”

Managing Partner and co-owner, Tim Guilfoil, added “We’ve been blessed with the chance to work with some of the very best QA professionals in the country – our consultants do amazing work for our clients, and we are able to share those success stories to earn work from new clients, which has helped us grow every year since our inception in 2010.”

“What’s also exciting is that as technology has evolved, we’ve been able to evolve as well,” said Michael Faulise, Partner and co-owner. “Our tap|AUTOMATION and tap|DEVOPS practices have helped us to continue our consistent growth and allow us to add further value to our clients.”

A summary of all tap|QA’s Solutions offerings can be found here:

Find out more about tap|QA’s fast growing DevOps practice here:

About tap|QA, LLC

Founded in 2010, tap|QA is one of the premier Quality Assurance solutions providers in the United States, working with countries nationwide, as well as clients in Canada and the United Kingdom.  tap|QA has provided consulting work for over 500 individuals since their inception.

tap|QA’s strategy and staff augmentation service offerings include work around test automation, manual testing, QA / Testing process, DevOps, and business analysis.

tap|QA has been named to Inc. Magazine’s Inc. 5000 List four times, and is now a five-time recipient of the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal’s Fast 50 Award for fastest-growing companies in the Twin Cities.



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