Lake One Named to Inc’s Second Annual Power Partner Awards

Roundup highlights B2B partners that support startups across all business functions and
empower growth

MInneapolis, Minnesota, October 24, 2023 — Inc. Business Media today announced the second annual Power Partner Awards, honoring B2B organizations across the globe that have proven track records supporting entrepreneurs and helping startups grow. The list recognizes 389 firms
in marketing and advertising, health and wellness, financial services, legal, logistics, and productivity, as well as other areas of business.

All 389 companies received top marks from clients for being instrumental in helping leadership navigate the dynamic world of startups. These B2B partners support entrepreneurs across various facets of the business, including hiring, compliance, infrastructure development, cloud
migration, fundraising, etc., allowing founders to focus on their core missions.

“Trusted B2B partners provide guidance and expertise that founders rely on at various steps of their organization’s journey. Partners that possess a demonstrated ability to deliver quality support are at the core of entrepreneurship and help bring big ideas to life,” says Scott Omelianuk, editor-in-chief of Inc. Business Media.

” Earning this recognition by Inc. is validation that we’re walking the walk and talking the talk when we say ‘we treat your business, like our business,’ says Ryan Ruud, Founder & CEO of Lake One. “We strive to not just check off items on a to-do list but get in the trenches with our clients and work side by side with their teams providing strategic guidance and hands-on support to ensure they get the most value from their CRM and HubSpot investments.”

The 2023 Power Partners recognition joins a list of additional accolades the Digital Outfitters at Lake One have picked up in the last year including being name a Premier Advertising Partner by Google and stacking up two HubSpot Accreditations.

To view the complete list, go to:

The November 2023 Issue of Inc. magazine is available online now at and will be on newsstands beginning October 31, 2023.

About Inc. Business Media
The world’s most trusted business-media brand, Inc. offers entrepreneurs the knowledge, tools, connections, and community they need to build great companies. Its award-winning multiplatform content reaches more than 50 million people each month across a variety of channels including websites, newsletters, social media, podcasts, and print. Its prestigious Inc. 5000 list, produced every year since 1982, analyzes company data to recognize the fastestgrowing privately held businesses in the United States. The global recognition that comes with inclusion in the 5000 gives the founders of the best businesses an opportunity to engage with an exclusive community of their peers, and the credibility that helps them drive sales and recruit talent. The associated Inc. 5000 Conference is part of a highly acclaimed portfolio of bespoke events produced by Inc. For more information, visit

About Lake One: Founded in 2014, Lake One is a HubSpot consulting and B2B growth girm based in Minneapolis, MN. They partner with B2B organizations to compete and win online by planning, building and implementing aligned sales, marketing and customer experience programs. They help organizations navigate revenue technology decisions to deploy right sized, connected tech stacks that scale performance.