Nine companies based in Maine have made Inc. magazine’s latest list of the 5,000 fastest-growing privately owned firms in the nation.

The top-ranked Maine company is Lewiston-based Argo Marketing Group, at No. 674 on the Inc. 5000 list. It had a three-year growth rate of 669 percent and 2014 revenue of $13.8 million, the magazine said.

Scarborough-based MuniciPay landed at No. 833 with three-year growth of 531 percent, and Portland-based Vets First Choice was ranked No. 845 with 526 percent growth.

The other Maine companies on the list are Apothecary by Design (No. 1,122), Abierto Networks (No. 1,635), Vision Payment Solutions (No. 2,208), BlueTarp Financial (No. 3,446), Winxnet (No. 3,806) and Tilson Technology (No. 4,000).

The full Inc. 5000 list is available on the magazine’s website.

Only subscribers are eligible to post comments. Please subscribe or login first for digital access. Here’s why.

Use the form below to reset your password. When you've submitted your account email, we will send an email with a reset code.