Top 10 breakthrough brands for 2017
Airbnb | Founded: 2008 | Headquarters: San Francisco, California
Airbnb contest winners Wu Hao (R) and Tang Di of China pose before spending a night among sharks in an underwater structure installed in the Aquarium of Paris, April 13, 2016. Airbnb and the Aquarium of Paris offer contest winners a night underwater sleeping with sharks and create a research platform for "misunderstood" shark species. [Photo/Agencies]
Airbnb, Snapchat and Tesla are among the companies that will achieve biggest breakthrough success in 2017, according to Fortune magazine.
The magazine surveyed about 4,000 consumers and asked them to list the brands that meant the most to them, both overall and across a variety of indicators. Based on the results, Fortune compiled a list of 10 mostly brand-new companies it deemed breakthrough successes.
Let's look at the 10 new tech companies projected to be biggest breakthrough brands in the year ahead.