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CHICAGO, USA | NOVEMBER 22, 2023 – Inc. Business Media announced today that leading cloud advisory and implementation firm Spaulding Ridge has been named to Inc.’s inaugural Power Partner Awards, honoring B2B organizations across the globe for providing superior client service and helping businesses scale. Thousands of companies applied, but only 252 companies received top marks from clients for helping leadership navigate the dynamic business world. These B2B partners support enterprises across various facets of the business, including hiring, compliance, infrastructure development, cloud migration, fundraising, etc., allowing founders and leadership to focus on their core missions.

This recognition accompanies other important distinctions for Spaulding Ridge this year, including Inc. 5000 (which was based on Spaulding Ridge’s revenue growth) and Crain’s Best Places to Work (based on employee feedback). Together, they show how the strength of Spaulding Ridge’s business in terms of both fundamentals and culture.

“Trusted B2B partners provide guidance and expertise that enterprises rely on at various steps of their organization’s journey. Partners that possess a demonstrated ability to deliver quality support are at the core of entrepreneurship and help bring big ideas to life,” says Scott Omelianuk, editor-in-chief of Inc. Business media.

“Enabling enterprise organizations to achieve their business goals through revenue, finance, and supply chain transformations is our mission. We are humbled to receive this recognition, and that this recognition came directly from our clients. There’s no better honor than that,” says Jay Laabs, CEO of Spaulding Ridge.

Inc. partnered with leading global social and media intelligence platform Meltwater to develop a proprietary methodology that uses sentiment from online conversations about organizations and translates it into numerical scores. Companies were evaluated on commitment, reliability, trust, creativity, supportiveness, and other virtues that offer value to clients. Inc. also conducted surveys to gather client testimonials as part of the process.

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The November 2022 Issue of Inc. magazine is available online now at and will be on newsstands beginning November 8, 2022.



Spaulding Ridge is a global cloud advisory and implementation firm that helps leading companies deploy Best-in-Cloud solutions. Spaulding Ridge enables organizations to accelerate operational efficiency, drive digital transformation, and increase competitive advantage.

Spaulding Ridge partners with digitally savvy companies to help:

  • Finance gain control: Increase top-line revenue, gross margins, and profits through better insight. Connect financial planning to strategy and automate financial close processes.
  • Sales increase productivity: Manage quota and territories more consistently and effectively, automate customer contracts and onboarding.
  • Operations drive efficiency: Improve supply chain agility, automate strategic sourcing and purchasing, deliver superior customer service experiences.


About Inc. Business Media

The world’s most trusted business-media brand, Inc. offers entrepreneurs the knowledge, tools, connections, and community they need to build great companies. Its award-winning multiplatform content reaches more than 50 million people each month across a variety of channels including websites, newsletters, social media, podcasts, and print. Its prestigious Inc. 5000 list, produced every year since 1982, analyzes company data to recognize the fastest-growing privately held businesses in the United States. The global recognition that comes with inclusion in the 5000 gives the founders of the best businesses an opportunity to engage with an exclusive community of their peers, and the credibility that helps them drive sales and recruit talent. The associated Inc. 5000 Conference is part of a highly acclaimed portfolio of bespoke events produced by Inc. For more information, visit