Toronto-Based Data Analytics Company Ranks 322nd on 2016 List
TORONTO – Canadian Business and PROFIT announced today that Environics Analytics (EA) has been named to the 28th annual PROFIT 500 ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. The PROFIT 500 list, which rates businesses’ revenue growth over five years, ranked EA 322nd on the list, with a five-year revenue growth of 167%.
“Companies become a part of the PROFIT 500 through innovative thinking, smart strategy and sheer grit,” says James Cowan, editor-in-chief of PROFIT and Canadian Business. “These firms demonstrate what Canadian entrepreneurs can achieve, both at home and across the globe.” The PROFIT 500 is published in the October issue of Canadian Business and online at PROFITguide.com.
“Environics Analytics is honoured to have earned a place on the 2016 PROFIT 500 ranking,” says Jan Kestle, president and CEO. “This achievement reflects the quality of our products, the dedication of our team and the increasing awareness by forward-thinking organizations of the importance of data and analytics for effective decision making.”
Founded in 2003, EA has grown rapidly by helping clients turn data and analytics into insight, strategy and results. Its staff of mathematicians, geographers, economists, researchers, statisticians and strategic marketers provide customer segmentation, trade area analysis, market assessment, predictive analytics, site evaluation and strategic consulting services, as well as more than 40 authoritative data products. EA’s client portfolio currently includes businesses, not-for-profits, universities and government agencies—more than 3,000 clients across Canada and the U.S.