– PROFIT and Canadian Business unveils 28th annual list of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies –
Toronto (September 15, 2016) Canadian Business and PROFIT today ranked gShift No. 82 on the 28th annual PROFIT 500, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. Published in the October issue of Canadian Business and at PROFITguide.com, the PROFIT 500 ranks Canadian businesses by their five-year revenue growth.
gShift made the 2016 PROFIT 500 list with five-year revenue growth of 928%.
“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.”
“We are incredibly honoured to be on the PROFIT 500 ranking, and especially within the top 100,” says Krista LaRiviere, Cofounder and CEO of gShift. “Over the past seven years, our team has been and continues to be driven to build a company based on innovative products for our clients. This ranking reflects our success in achieving these goals.”
After establishing their roots in SEO technology as a top performing web presence analytics platform, gShift has focused the last three years on expanding their features to become a full digital marketing solution for SEO, content marketing and influencer marketing. This growth in technology has been achieved with proprietary developments, as well as acquisitions.
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About Canadian Business
Founded in 1928, Canadian Business is the longest-serving, best-selling and most-trusted business publication in the country. With a total brand readership of more than 1.1 million, 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. We provide concrete examples of business achievement, thought-provoking analysis and compelling storytelling, all in an elegant package with bold graphics and great photography. Canadian Business—what leadership looks like.
gShift’s industry leading Web Presence Analytics Software platform helps brands and agencies efficiently understand and improve on the impact and engagement of a content across its web presence. gShift is passionate about simplifying the lives of digital marketers and have built the Content Performance Cloud, a collaboration of modules and integrated technologies in one single sign-on platform. gShift’s software has been collecting and storing web presence and SEO data since 2009. gShift delivers this data along with insights on influencer marketing, audience development and smart URL tracking for on-site and off-site content, enabling marketers to gain a deeper understanding of true content engagement and performance. More than 10,000 brands in 24 countries benefit from gShift’s software and data to optimize their time and improve the discoverability and engagement of their content. gShift placed 29th on the PROFIT HOT 50.