StarTech.com Makes the 2013 PROFIT 500 List

PROFIT magazine unveils 25th annual list of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies

(June 3, 2013) PROFIT Magazine announced today that StarTech.com has been included in the 25th annual PROFIT 500, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. Published in the Summer issue of PROFIT Magazine and online at PROFITguide.com, the PROFIT 500 ranks Canadian businesses by their revenue growth over five years.

StarTech.com, a London Ontario based manufacturer of IT connectivity parts, ranked at number 367 on the PROFIT 500 list with five-year revenue growth of 122%.

“To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Fastest-Growing Companies in Canada, the PROFIT 500 has expanded to recognize the entrepreneurial achievements of more than 500 Canadian companies,” says Ian Portsmouth, Editor-in-Chief of PROFIT magazine. “PROFIT is proud to now showcase Canada’s forward-thinking small business entrepreneurs and honour their talents and innovations”

“We are excited to be included in PROFIT magazine’s list of Canada’s growing companies for the first time,” said Paul Seed, StarTech.com’s President and CEO.

Mr. Seed continued, “This acknowledgement highlights the tremendous achievements that StarTech.com has made in recent years such as expanding into new markets in Europe and North America and an increased focus on new products and technology. StarTech.com’s growth and success can be attributed to our amazing team that ensures all aspects of our strategy are implemented effectively.”

StarTech.com specializes in the hard-to-find connectivity parts that are used to enable business solutions. StarTech.com makes hard-to-find easy by helping IT professionals identify, find and get the connectivity parts they need to enable their solutions. By offering a broad selection of connectivity parts as well as time saving online tools and resources, StarTech.com makes IT professionals’ jobs easier.

StarTech.com was founded in 1985 by Paul Seed and Ken Kalopsis and celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2010. StarTech.com was named Large Business of the Year by the London Chamber of Commerce in 2010 and was recently named one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and one of Canada’s 50 Best Small and Medium Employers.

For more information about StarTech.com visit: www.startech.com

 

About PROFIT Magazine and PROFITguide.com
PROFIT: Your Guide to Business Success is Canada’s preeminent publication dedicated to the management issues and opportunities facing small and mid-­-sized businesses. For 31 years, Canadian entrepreneurs and senior managers across a vast array of economic sectors have remained loyal to PROFIT because it’s a timely and reliable source of actionable information that helps them achieve business success and get the recognition they deserve for generating positive economic and social change. Visit PROFIT online at PROFITguide.com.

About StarTech.com

StarTech.com is a leading manufacturer of hard-to-find connectivity parts that complete business solutions. Founded in 1985, StarTech.com is a London, Ontario based company, with operations in the United States, Europe and Mexico, servicing a worldwide market.

For media inquiries, please contact:
Andrew Stephen, Global Manager, Brand Communication
StarTech.com
Phone: (519) 455-9675 Ext. 1248
Toll Free: 1-800-265-1844 Ext. 1248
Email: astephen@startech.com

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