Contigo Named One of Canada's 100 Fastest-Growing Companies by PROFIT Magazine
VANCOUVER, BC (June 3, 2009) - Contigo, the leading provider of turn-key GPS solutions for fleet management, asset tracking and personal safety, is pleased to announce that it has been named one of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies by PROFIT Magazine. With a five-year revenue growth rate of 1,571%, Contigo placed #50 in the 21st annual PROFIT 100 ranking of the country's most successful growth companies.
Ranking Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies by five-year revenue growth, the PROFIT 100 profiles the country's most successful growth companies. Published in the June issue of PROFIT and online at PROFIT100.com, the PROFIT 100 is Canada's largest annual celebration of entrepreneurial achievement.
"The PROFIT 100 are an inspiration to entrepreneurs at all stages of growth, from startup to major corporation," says Ian Portsmouth, editor of PROFIT. "Their business practices and product innovations are exemplary of how businesses can succeed in uncertain times."
"We are honoured to be recognized as one of Canada's most successful growth companies by PROFIT Magazine," commented John Tedesco, President and CEO of Contigo. "Making this list in our first year of eligibility is a reflection of our company's vision, the contributions of our world-class team, the achievements of our distribution partners, and the ongoing support of our investors."
About PROFIT Magazine
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 more than 25 years, Canadian entrepreneurs 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 increase their revenues, boost their profitability and get the recognition they deserve for generating positive economic and social change. Published six times a year by Rogers Publishing Ltd., PROFIT is distributed almost exclusively to the chief executives of companies with 5 to 250 employees and annual revenue of $1 million to $25 million, reaching 306,000 readers across Canada. Visit PROFIT online at http://www.PROFITmagazine.ca.
Contigo is a leading provider of Location-Based Services using wireless and GPS technology for fleet management, asset tracking and personal safety applications. Contigo's patented platform enables businesses and consumers to monitor the vehicles, assets, personnel and loved ones important to them 24/7 via the internet. Contigo's solutions are distributed across the U.S. and Canada through Contigo's network of strategic partners and value-added resellers. Founded in 2002, Contigo is a privately held corporation based in Vancouver, British Columbia with U.S. operations headquartered in Santa Monica, California. For more information, please visit www.contigo.com.