Boston-based renewable energy consulting group Emergent tops BusinessWeek’s fifth annual ranking of the U.S.’s most promising young entrepreneurial businesses. The No. 2 spot was taken by YouRenew, the New Haven (Conneticut)-based used electronics reseller, while Cambridge (Mass.)-based specialty paint maker IdeaPaint grabbed third place.
The 25 businesses featured in the ranking are very diverse, ranging from specialty mushroom growers to a renewable energy consulting firm and the online advertising buying platform Invite Media, a company set up by Wharton alumni.
You can find more detailed information about the winners on the Web.