September 14, 2017
StarTech.com’s consistent growth is recognized by PROFIT 500 and Inc. 5000 rankings.
London, ON - September 14, 2017 - StarTech.com has announced that it has placed in the PROFIT 500 rankings of Canada’s fastest-growing private companies (#262) and the Inc. 5000 ranking list of America’s fastest-growing private companies (#4788). This will be StarTech.com’s fifth consecutive year placing in the PROFIT 500 rankings and the 11th consecutive year placing in the Inc. 5000 rankings.
For StarTech.com, the PROFIT 500 and Inc. 5000 rankings are attributed to long-term and sustained global sales growth over the past decade. StarTech.com has been expanding its global reach by entering new markets in Europe, Asia and Australia, but still maintains consistent growth in North America.
The PROFIT 500 rankings are formally announced today, September 14th. Ranking Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies by five-year revenue growth, the PROFIT 500 profiles the country’s most successful growth companies. A joint venture between Canada’s premier business and current affairs media brands, the PROFIT 500 is published in the October issue of Maclean’s magazine and online at CanadianBusiness.com.
“Once again, StarTech.com is honored to be included in the prestigious PROFIT 500 and Inc. 5000 rankings”, commented Paul Seed, CEO, StarTech.com. “Being recognized as a growth leader by these publications for so many consecutive years is a rarity and a true testament to the effectiveness of our corporate strategy and efforts of StarTech.com team members around the globe. I’d like to thank our employees, customers and partners for making our growth and the resulting recognition possible.”
“It is never easy to earn a spot on the PROFIT 500, but this year’s applicant pool was the most competitive yet,” says Deborah Aarts, PROFIT 500 program manager. “This year’s winners demonstrate the resilience, innovation and sheer management smarts it takes to build a thriving business today. Canada—and the world—needs more entrepreneurial success stories like these.”
The 2017 Inc. 5000 list was announced in the September issue of Inc. and online starting August 16th. The complete list of Inc. 5000 list of America’s Fastest Growing Companies can be found at www.inc.com.
"The Inc. 5000 is the most persuasive evidence I know that the American Dream is still alive,” says Inc. President and Editor-In-Chief Eric Schurenberg. “The founders and CEOs of the Inc. 5000 tell us they think determination, risk taking, and vision were the keys to their success, and I believe them.”