2022 Best Tech Startups in Tacoma

Powered by CrunchbaseThe Tech Tribune staff has compiled the very best tech startups in Tacoma, Washington. In doing our research, we considered several factors including but not limited to:

  1. Revenue potential
  2. Leadership team
  3. Brand/product traction
  4. Competitive landscape

Additionally, all companies must be independent (unacquired), privately owned, at most 10 years old, and have received at least one round of funding in order to qualify.

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Founded: 2011

“TRED is the most trusted way to buy or sell a pre-owned car—with the largest network of trusted buyers and sellers, and the most advanced technology and financing options.

We connect you with buyers and sellers for a private party person-to-person transaction—so you get the best price—but also cover you with all the same protection and security as a dealer. (We handle the paperwork and make sure you get paid!)

Easy. Safe. More money in your pocket.”

2. Give InKind

Give InKind

Founded: 2016

“Give InKind is a modern social platform for coordinating support when life is disrupted. From the birth of a baby, to loss of a family member, to medical crisis, and disasters, friends and families need ways to give and receive help, from anywhere. Give InKind facilitates comprehensive support with its Care Calendar, Wishlist, and Donations on one easy-to-use page, empowering communities to support one another through life events that need more than just money.”



Founded: 2018

Also honored in: 2021 Best Tech Startups in Tacoma

“ZEVA AERO designs and builds point-to-point aerial transportation vehicles that can take off and land vertically and fly at high rates of speed. ZEVA has entered the GoFly Prize competition and intends to win or place in the fly-off in our vehicle named ZERO.

Based on Tacoma, WA ZEVA is always looking for talented members to join our adventure.”

4. Bidbud


Founded: 2019

“At Bidbud, we strive to bring the power of trade and commerce back into the hands of the people. We focus on fostering professional connections across all of our users, Especially that of Tradesman and their Clients. We encourage everybody to join us in our mission, whether that be through completing services or requesting helping hands through our mobile application.”