Toronto, April 5, 2011: gShift Labs, the creator of a patent-pending SEO software system that is changing the way people think of and perform organic search, today was named one of Canada’s “Top 25 Up And Comers” in the 2011 Edition of the Branham300. The 25 companies in this category are selected based on creativity and innovation, whether in a new technology area, or optimizing existing technology in an innovative manner.
The Branham300 is the most comprehensive listing of the top publicly traded and privately held organizations operating in the Canadian Information and Communication Technology (ICT) industry.
“The Branham300 has constantly evolved and grown in an effort to provide the ICT Industry stakeholders with the most accurate information on the happenings within the Canadian ICT Industry,” said Wayne Gudbranson, President and CEO of Branham Group. “For more than a decade, Branham has searched Canada’s innovate start-up communities’ for the best-of-the-best, and gShift Labs certainly falls under this group. We are excited about this year’s winners and the innovation they have brought to the sector.”
Founded in 2009, by Krista LaRiviere and Chris Adams, gShift has made significant progress in a short time period commercializing the software and acquiring clients. “We are proud to be named one of Canada’s Top 25 Up and Comers,” said Krista LaRiviere, CoFounder and CEO of gShift Labs, “it is a testament to all the hard work and innovative thinking of the entire gShift team over the past two years.”
gShift’s vision is to simplify, standardize and demystify SEO for marketers and business users. Web Presence OptimizerTM allows non-technical people to get control of their organic search strategies across their entire web presence including social media, press releases and blog posts. Organic search can now be tracked, managed and measured just like an email marketing or paid search campaign.
About gShift Labs
gShift Labs provides SEO Software for non-SEO professionals by giving marketers control over their organic search rankings. gShift’s SEO Software, Web Presence OptimizerTM (WPO), simplifies, demystifies and standardizes the way a website gets found on the internet to reduce the time and resource commitment necessary to perform, report, analyze and improve organic search optimization. Companies across North America are getting to Page One because of gShift’sS SEO software. Winner of the Digital Media category at the 2010 CIX Awards and Best New Start-up of the 2010 York Technology Alliance Technology Leadership Awards, gShift Labs is considered one of the hottest innovativecompanies in Canada to watch and follow.