Knowledge Architects Named to Inc.’s 2022 Best in Business List

Knowledge Architects has been named to the Inc. 2022 Best in Business list in the Small and Mighty category. Inc.’s Best in Business Awards honor companies that have made an extraordinary impact in their fields and on society. Knowledge Architects is the leading provider of workforce development services and technologies for industrial maintenance and operations organizations. The list, which can be found in the Winter issue of Inc. magazine (on newsstands December 13, 2022).

“We’re so proud that Inc. chose to acknowledge the oversized impact Knowledge Architects has on our customers and the communities they serve,” said Sheila Jordan, CEO of Knowledge Architects. “There’s been a daunting talent gap in the industrial maintenance and operations sector. Our small and mighty team has helped to fill that gap by blending hard won experience and technology to deliver big advances in workforce development. This award recognizes that our influence is positive and enduring.”

Scott Omelianuk, editor-in-chief of Inc., said, “Inc. magazine is dedicated to showcasing America’s most dynamic businesses and the great things they do. The Best in Business awards shine a light on those that have gone above and beyond their original mission to make a social, environmental, or economic impact, benefiting those around them.”

Rather than relying on quantitative criteria tied to sales or funding, Inc.’s editors reviewed the companies’ achievements over the past year and noted how they made a positive difference in the world. They then selected honorees in 55 different categories – from advertising to sustainability to retail, and more – and in age-based, revenue-based, size-based, and impact-based categories. The applicant pool was extremely competitive – a huge success for the 241 honored in the list’s third year. Honorees for general excellence across various industries and categories are featured online at


Knowledge Architects is the leading provider of workforce development services and technologies for industrial maintenance and operations organizations. The company’s consulting, technology and documentation divisions provide a complete solution – especially for large organizations in fields like Transportation and Industrial Manufacturing – for attracting, training, motivating, and retaining the best employees. The company’s XR4 Transit solution is the sector’s first and only Content as a Service platform partnering with RealWear to provide on-the-job, interactive work instructions to ensure compliance and state of equipment repair requirements. For more information: htttp://


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