September 27, 2023
Over the past year, companies across sectors have grappled with a range of economic challenges — and with significant drops in venture capital funding, startups have not been immune.
But times of uncertainty often pave the way for opportunities. Climate tech startups, for example, are seeing a growing talent pool amid the waves of layoffs in big tech. And the artificial intelligence boom has led to a 16% increase in venture funding for generative AI startups in the first half of 2023 alone.
Our 7th annual LinkedIn Top Startups list is a testament to that spirit of innovation, featuring a data-backed ranking of the 50 emerging U.S. companies you should know now. This year’s honorees have trailblazed their way through recent economic and workplace challenges — and managed to stand out to investors and top talent along the way.
To compile the list, we looked at LinkedIn data across four pillars: employee growth; jobseeker interest; member engagement within the company and its employees; and how well these startups pulled talent from our flagship LinkedIn Top Companies list. Read rest here.
Full-time headcount: 120 | Headquarters: Boston | Year founded: 2018 | Most common skills: Software Development, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning | Most common job titles: Software Engineer, Product Manager, Machine Learning Researcher | Largest job functions: Engineering, Sales, Business Development | What they do: Overjet uses the power of AI to help dentists diagnose and address potential oral conditions more accurately. Its technology can predict tooth decay, evaluate bone level measurements and provide metrics on the magnitude of a patient’s gum disease.