Inc. 5000 Ranks Axis for the 3rd Consecutive Year!

SEATTLE, WA., Aug. 8, 2023 – Axis Medical Staffing, is one of the nation’s leading travel nursing companies based out of Seattle, WA. Axis has been recognized on the 2023 Inc. 5000 list as one of the fastest-growing privately held companies in the United States for the third year in a row! Axis has made the list with an astounding three-year revenue growth from 2019-2022 of 156%. 

Axis was founded in 2004 by Co-CEOs, Ryan Skjonsberg and Adam McKinnon, two leaders that had the vision to make a positive change in the Travel Healthcare industry. Even after 19-years in healthcare staffing, Skjonsberg and McKinnon have stuck to their roots and helped recognize and positively change the scope of work for each and every one of their Axis Rock Stars!

Axis has already had an impressive first half of 2023 by being recognized as a top travel nursing company by reputable sources such as BluePipes, VeryWell Health,, Highway Hypodermics and Inc. 5000 Pacific Region, and we’re incredibly honored and humbled to be able to add another accolade to this list. 

Inc 5000’s acknowledgment is not merely a measure of our growth, but a testament to our ambition, innovation, and the impact we’re making in the industry,” said Skjonsberg. “Above all, we are immensely proud of our team – their dedication, integrity and passion are the heartbeat of our success.

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McKinnon adds, “The company’s continued success highlights the quality of our team, our nurses, as well as the stability and growth of the company.

Inc. Business Media is the leading multimedia brand for entrepreneurs. Through its journalism, Inc. aims to inform, educate, and elevate the profile of our community: the risk-takers, the innovators, and the ultra-driven go-getters who are creating our future. Inc.’s award-winning work reaches more than 50 million people across a variety of channels, including events, print, digital, video, podcasts, newsletters, and social media. “Running a business has only gotten harder since the end of the pandemic,” says Inc. editor-in-chief Scott Omelianuk. “To make the Inc. 5000—with the fast growth that requires—is truly an accomplishment. Inc. is thrilled to honor the companies that are building our future.”

Its proprietary Inc. 5000 list, produced every year since 1982, analyzes company data to rank the fastest-growing privately held businesses in the United States. The recognition that comes with inclusion on this and other prestigious Inc. lists, such as Female Founders and Power Partners, gives the founders of top businesses the opportunity to engage with an exclusive community of their peers, and credibility that helps them drive sales and recruit talent. For more information, visit 

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Mackenzie Bolte