2022 Technology Fast 500 award reflections

Insights from CEOs of the fastest-growing tech companies in the Pacific Northwest

The region’s innovators embrace the future and expand the frontiers of the digital revolution.

The 2022 North America Technology Fast 500 winners’ list includes 27 companies from the Pacific Northwest—big and small, public and private, repeat and first-time winners. Of this group, 23 are located in Washington state. What’s behind these companies’ success?

Listen to audio of the Pacific Northwest winners’ celebration and tune in to the CEO panel discussion as three area leaders share their entrepreneurial journeys.

  • Ez Natarajan is founder and CEO of CoreStack, a business-to-business, software-as-a-service platform that empowers companies to achieve cloud governance
  • Yun Zhang is co-founder and CEO of Wyze Labs, which builds a camera-first smart home platform that provides convenience, security, and energy savings for the consumer
  • Charles McKinney is co-founder and CEO of Vontive, which provides an embedded mortgage solution for brands that work with real estate investors

Listen to the CEO panel discussion (skip to 3:30)


The 2022 Pacific Northwest Deloitte Technology Fast 500 awards were powered by our sponsors AHT Insurance and the Washington Technology Industry Association. Thank you for your support!