Provide named one of world’s Most Innovative Companies by Fast Company

3 min readMar 2, 2023

Fast-growing national fintech company joins the ranks of OpenAI, Disney, Tiffany & Co., and more.

Provide, Inc., a national fintech company that offers a streamlined digital finance experience for aspiring and established dental and veterinary practice owners, has been named to Fast Company’s prestigious list of the World’s Most Innovative Companies of 2023. Provide ranked among the top 10 brands in the finance category.

This year’s list highlights the businesses at the forefront of their respective industries, paving the way for the innovations of tomorrow. These companies are setting the standard with some of the greatest accomplishments of the modern world.

“This recognition is a testament to our entire team’s commitment to pushing boundaries and driving meaningful change,” said Andrew Bennett, chief business officer at Provide. “We’re honored to be part of a distinguished community of innovators, disruptors, and visionaries shaping the future of business every day. We’ve never been more excited to live our mission of financially empowering healthcare providers with great people and innovative technology, as we envision a world where providers everywhere have the opportunity to achieve their practice ownership dreams, realize financial independence, and improve the industry’s standard of care.”

In 2022, Provide:

  • Originated more than 1,800 loans
  • Served 1,500 customers in all 50 states
  • Nearly doubled its headcount while maintaining culture and keeping employee turnover below 7%
  • Featured over 2,700 listings on the industry’s first-ever online healthcare practice marketplace
  • Launched two new financial products (startup financing and Equity Cash-out loans)
  • Launched “The Path to Owning It” podcast

Fast Company’s editors and writers sought out the companies making the biggest strides around the globe. They also judged nominations received through their application process.

“What a strange and thrilling year it has been to honor this year’s Most Innovative Companies. This year’s list compiles some of the most cutting-edge groundbreakers who are changing our world every single day, from legacy organizations like McDonald’s to upstarts like MrBeast and institutions such as NASA. Everyone on this list does something completely, uniquely different, yet, they all have one thing in common: innovation,” said Fast Company Editor-in-Chief Brendan Vaughan.

By providing a simplified approach to practice financing and making it easier to find a practice to acquire, Provide increases accessibility to practice ownership for dentists and veterinarians, enabling them to deliver their version of personalized, thorough, and inclusive healthcare.

This content is for informational purposes and does not constitute the rendering of legal, accounting, tax, or investment advice, or other professional services by Provide or any of its subsidiaries or affiliates, and it is being provided without any warranty whatsoever. Please consult with appropriate professionals related to your individual circumstances.

All lending is subject to review and approval. Provide, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Fifth Third Bank, National Association.




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