Carson Group Ranks No. 169 on Inc. Magazine’s List of the Midwest Region’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies

Carson Group ranked No. 169 on Inc. Magazine’s fourth annual Inc. 5000 Regionals: Midwest list. Recognized for the fourth year in a row, the Inc. 5000 is one of the most prestigious ranking of the fastest-growing Midwest private companies, based in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. Born of the annual Inc. 5000 franchise, this regional list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the Midwest economy’s most dynamic segment–its independent small businesses.

“This recognition speaks volumes about the dedication of our stakeholders and advisor partners who are aligned with our unwavering commitment to delivering unparalleled financial advice,” said Burt White, managing partner and chief strategy officer for Carson Group. “Our consistent growth underscores the trust placed in us by our clients and the communities we serve. As we celebrate this achievement, we are immensely proud of our firm’s journey and remain steadfast in our mission to support the diverse needs of the more than 49,000 families we serve through our advisor community. We are grateful for this recognition and remain focused on sustaining this momentum as we continue to elevate the standards of financial excellence.”

The companies on this list show a remarkable rate of growth across all industries in the Midwest region. Between 2020 and 2022, these 172 private companies had an average growth rate of 134.06 percent; by 2023, they’d also added 14,830 jobs and $24.5 billion to the region’s economy.

“The honorees in our Inc. 5000 network are the Who’s Who of private companies. They’re energizing regional economies as they engineer the future of their industries. Learn who they are and what they do — they’ll be impacting things for a while,” said Eric Hagerman, Special Projects Editor at Inc. Media.

Complete results of the Inc. 5000 Regionals: Midwest, including company profiles and methodology, can be found at