Explorer Research moves up 31 spots to rank No. 158 on the 2019 Growth 500 Fastest Growing Companies
– Canadian Business unveils 31st annual list of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies –
Toronto (September 12, 2019) Canadian Business and Maclean’s today ranked Explorer Research No. 158 on the 31st annual Growth 500, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. Produced by Canada’s premier business and current affairs media brands, the Growth 500 ranks Canadian businesses on five-year revenue growth. Growth 500 winners are profiled in a special print issue of Canadian Business published with Maclean’s magazine and online at CanadianBusiness.com and Growth500.ca.
Explorer Research made the 2019 Growth 500 list with five-year revenue growth of 570%.
“The companies on the 2019 Growth 500 are truly remarkable. Demonstrating foresight, innovation and smart management, their stories serve as a primer for how to build a successful entrepreneurial business today,” says Beth Fraser, Growth 500 program manager. “As we celebrate over 30 years of the Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies program, it’s encouraging to see that entrepreneurship is healthier than ever in this country.”
“Explorer Research is honoured to be on the Growth 500 ranking,” says President Marc Inkol. “As a privately held company, we’re investing in our people, product and processes to best serve our clients’ needs. This includes enhancing our state of the art Shopper Labs, and investing in new technology such as Virtual Reality environments.”
About the Growth 500
For over 30 years, the Growth 500 has been Canada’s most respectable and influential ranking of entrepreneurial achievement. Ranking Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies by five-year revenue growth, the Growth 500—formerly known as the PROFIT 500—profiles the country’s most successful growing businesses. The Growth 500 is produced by Canadian Business. Winners are profiled in a special Growth 500 print issue of Canadian Business (packaged with the October issue of Maclean’s magazine) and online at Growth500.ca and CanadianBusiness.com. For more information on the ranking, visit Growth500.ca.
About Canadian Business
Founded in 1928, Canadian Business is the longest-serving and most-trusted business publication in the country. It is the country’s premier media brand for executives and senior business leaders. It fuels the success of Canada’s business elite with a focus on the things that matter most: leadership, innovation, business strategy and management tactics. Learn more at CanadianBusiness.com.
About Explorer Research
Explorer Research was founded in 2003 and is North America’s leading privately held research firm specializing in shopper and packaging research. Known for its commitment to accurately assessing behavior, the firm advises a broad range of clients in CPG, QSR, Media, Financial Services and Retail.
Anne Stephenson, Explorer Research, [email protected], 905-629-4639