Posting revenue growth of 2,995% over the past five years, Traction ranks 21st fastest growing company in Canada, 4th fastest in Vancouver and 4th in the country’s Software industry
BURNABY, BC: September 18th, 2015 – On Thursday, PROFIT released their 27th annual rankings of Canada’s 500 Fastest-Growing Companies and included Traction on Demand at number 21, posting revenue growth of 2,995% over the past five years. Regionally, Traction ranks 4th for Vancouver and 4th in the Software industry category. Among turbulent economic times in Canada, Traction and the rest of the PROFIT 500 companies injected 71,882 new jobs into the country and generated $19.8 billion in revenue in the past year.
“The PROFIT 500 represent the highest tier of entrepreneurialism in Canada,” says James Cowan, Editor-in-chief of PROFIT and Canadian Business. “They should be lauded for the positive economic contributions they’ve made to their communities—and the entire country. They are examples of what can be accomplished with innovation, discipline and determination.”
Traction’s CEO and Founder Greg Malpass believes Traction’s resiliency and ability to continue rapid growth in a time of economic uncertainty is a testament to the company’s focus on centering the business around it’s people. “Being ranked among Canada’s 500 fastest growing companies is an honor. While our growth over the last five years has been significant, it’s not come easily. I credit our scale to the incredible team we’ve assembled and the customers that have taken risks alongside us. We’ve grown to this point very intentionally and done our best to not dilute what makes Traction incredible. I hope the team will take pause to appreciate what they’ve built.”
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About Traction on Demand
Traction is Canada’s largest dedicated and most trusted Salesforce.com implementation partner with more than 500 customers and 1,800 completed projects throughout North America. Traction is an industry leader, having developed innovative cloud-based technology solutions for many of North America’s largest companies as well as small- and medium-sized businesses. Maintaining a socially conscious mindset, Traction is one of the country’s first 100 certified B Corporations and has been named one of the top ten best workplaces in Canada for two years running (2014 & 2015). To learn more, visit www.tractionondemand.com.
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