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Pivot Debuts at No. 10 on Fast 50 List by Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal

Fast 50 2022

First year appearing on the list, Pivot Strategies is recognized as one of the fastest-growing private companies in the Twin Cities

MINNEAPOLIS (October 28, 2022) Pivot Strategies, an agency leader in internal communications, today announced the company ranked No. 10 by the Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal (MSPBJ) on its 2022 Fast 50 List, an exclusive ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in the Twin Cities. This marks the first year that Pivot Strategies has made the list with a revenue growth rate of 178.25% from 2019 to 2021. The company had revenue of nearly $5 million last year.

The Fast 50 awards recognize the region’s 50 fastest-growing, privately held, for profit companies. To be eligible for the Fast 50, companies must show year-over-year revenue growth for each of the past three completed fiscal years, be headquartered in the Twin Cities 24-county metro area and have revenue of at least $1 million in the first fiscal year. The final rankings were announced at an exclusive event for honorees and guests on Thursday, October 28.

Read our Fast 50 Profile.


The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal is a multi-platform media company providing in-depth coverage of local business communities and breaking news reaching more than 491,000 readers each week. Through print, digital products such as its twice-a-day emailed news digests and face-to-face events, the Business Journal offers business leaders many avenues for making connections and gives them a competitive edge locally, regionally and nationally. Visit us at to learn more.


To be eligible, companies must be based in the Twin Cities 24-county metro area and show revenue of at least one million dollars in the first of their three most recent fiscal years. And, the companies had to increase revenue during each of the following two years. To confirm the accuracy of submissions, accountants from Wipfli validated all of the audited revenue from the past three fiscal years.


Pivot Strategies is an Internal Communications company focused on improving the employee experience for each of our clients. We create clarityTM around transformative change, sustainability, and communications projects by taking the complex and making it clear and compelling. 

Headquartered in Minneapolis, Pivot was founded by Stacia Nelson in 2015 and serves many Fortune 500 companies. In 2022, Pivot and Nelson were ranked No. 10 on Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal (MSPBJ) Fast 50, No. 1967 on Inc. 5000, as well as recognized as a Twin Cities Business Notable Women Entrepreneur and MSPBJ Best Places to Work.

Pivot Strategies is certified as a Women-Owned Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), a Small Business Administration (SBA) Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB), and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE). For additional information on Pivot Strategies, visit or connect with us on LinkedIn.

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