BusinessWeek teamed with the Boston Consulting Group to find out which companies are the most innovative in the eyes of senior executives. For the third year in a row, the design-driven masters in Cupertino, Calif., lead the pack of creative firms on our list of the World's Most Innovative Companies. Apple manages to dominate any would-be contenders, beating out two-time runner-up Google with more than twice as many votes.
With the iBook, iPod, Apple TV and soon to be launched iPhone, Apple has to be leading the pack. You can read the rest of the World's Most Innovative companies here.