Growth 500

  • AOT Technologies posted an article
    AOT ranked #146 in Canada and the #1 Fastest-Growing IT Company in BC. see more

    Once again AOT Technologies has made the Growth List, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. 2020 marked the 32nd annual Growth List, AOT ranked #146 in Canada and is the #1 Fastest-Growing IT Company in BC.

    Produced by Canada’s premier business and current affairs media brands, the Growth List ranks Canadian businesses on five-year revenue growth. AOT Technologies made the 2020 Growth List with an over 600% increase in revenue in the past five years.

    Growth List winners are profiled in a special print issue of Canadian Business published with Maclean’s magazine and online at CanadianBusiness.com and GrowthList.ca. Founded in 1928, Canadian Business is the longest-serving business publication in the country. It has fuelled the success of Canada’s business elite and, through the Growth List ranking, celebrates leadership, innovation, business strategy, and management tactics.

    The whole team at AOT is excited to be recognized for their hard work and dedication to providing work that truly makes citizens’ lives better. Central to this has been our ongoing work with our clients and partners in both the private and public sectors that have been so invaluable during this exceptional year. In particular, we are proud of the work we did providing essential support to the BC Government’s COVID-19 response. We have also worked with small businesses to help them get their dreams off the ground, and look forward to an exciting 2021 full of opportunities and growth!

     “We are proud and truly honoured to be recognized by Canadian Business and Maclean’s in the 2020 Growth List” say George Philip and Praveen Ramachandran, AOT Co-Founders. “The COVID-19 pandemic has challenged the business to run remotely and made us look to different areas for growth. But with our commitment to technological developments, focus on market dynamics, and customer-centric approach, we have continued to meet and exceed our customers’ expectations. We would like to express our sincere gratitude to our clients and partners for your continued faith and support."

    This achievement is made possible by our employees, who are like family and work with creativity, commitment, and mutual trust. Their contributions play a major role in the company's development. With the use of technology and our expertise to build systems, we will work together to serve citizens better.”

    See the full 2020 Growth List here:  https://www.canadianbusiness.com/growth-list-2020/

  • David Davies posted an article
    The 2020 Growth list ranks SendtoNews 70th out of 415 entries for five-year revenue growth see more

    SendtoNews (STN), North America’s leading independent Online Video Platform designed to help publishers increase revenue and engagement, and improve user experience, today announced it has been recognized as one of the fastest growing companies for the third consecutive year.

    This ranking on the 2020 Growth List demonstrates SendtoNews’ value to publishers and the sustainable growth that results from helping countless partners succeed using SendtoNews’ Online Video Platform. Today, the SendtoNews library of over 1 million videos from premium providers like MLB, NFL, NBA, Bloomberg, AP, Rolling Stone is used by more than 1800 leading digital publishers in North America to help engage their users and increase revenue including NY Post, National Post, NY Daily News, LA Times, Toronto Sun and Chicago Tribune.

    With five-year revenue growth of 972%, SendtoNews ranked number 70 on the 32nd annual Growth List from Canadian Business. This follows their ranking of 4th in both 2018 and 2019.

    “The companies on the 2020 Growth List are really exceptional,” said Susan Grimbly, Growth List Editor. “Their stories are a master class in how to survive when the economy throws a curveball. Despite turbulence, the 2020 Growth List companies showed resilience, spirit and, most importantly, empathy and strong leadership. As we celebrate over 30 years of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies program, it’s encouraging to see that the heart of Canada’s entrepreneurial community beats strong, even in tough times.”

    “Being included in the Growth List for the 3rd year in a row marks a significant milestone for SendtoNews,” said SendtoNews Chief Executive Matthew Watson. “Revenue growth is always nice, but has always been considered a by-product of our real measure of success - helping our publishing, content, and advertising partners thrive by using our premium offering of digital video content, technology and monetization, and we share this recognition with them.”

    For more information on the ranking, visit GrowthList.ca

     

  • AOT Technologies posted an article
    AOT Technologies in the list of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies see more

    – Canadian Business unveils annual list of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies –

    Victoria, BC (September 18, 2019) Canadian Business and Maclean’s today ranked AOT Technologies No. 74 on the 30th annual Growth 500, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. AOT ranked No. 7 in Canada and No. 1 in British Columbia in the category of Information Technology. 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

    AOT Technologies made the 2019 Growth 500 list with a five-year revenue growth of 1300%.

    We’re honoured to be on the Growth 500, say George Philip and Praveen Ramachandran, AOT co-founders.  Our growth is a direct result of our customer-centric focus, our investments in innovation, and the dedication of our team.  Each of us at AOT want to take this opportunity to thank our clients and partners who have helped to fuel our growth.

    AOT is an IT consulting and software development partner for start-ups, large enterprises, and government agencies.  The company’s core service offerings are application integration, analytics, and Internet of Things.

    Visit website: https://www.aot-technologies.com/

    Visit LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/aot-technologies/

    About the Growth 500
    For over 30 years, the Growth 500 has been Canada’s most respectable and influential ranking of entrepreneurial achievement. 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

    Media Contact
    Rob Abbott, Marketing and Communications Senior Manager
    rob.abbott@aot-technologies.com 778-433-1268

  • David Davies posted an article
    SendtoNews grew revenue by a stunning 13,898% over the past 5 years see more

    SendtoNews (STN), owner and operator of North America’s foremost digital video distribution platform, was recognized on Canadian Business and Maclean’s Growth 500, the definitive list of Canada’s fastest-growing companies for 2019.  Along with this overall ranking at #4 with 13,898% revenue growth, STN ranked #1 in the Marketing and Media category.

    “Our growth is driven by our relentless commitment to serving our publishing, sales and content partners and is a reflection of the proven long term value we bring to all of them with our digital video distribution platform,” says Matthew Watson, CEO of SendtoNews. “We share this reflection of our combined success with them, our staff and our investors.   Thank you again to Canadian Business and Maclean’s, and congratulations to all the companies on the list,” added Watson.

    Along with revenue growth, STN saw a tremendous increase in year-over-year video views increasing by 395% in Canada and 415% in the US from 2017-2018 according to Comscore.  STN delivers a unique combination of industry-leading and best-in-class video technology, content and monetization that helps sites like the New York Daily News, National Post, San Francisco Chronicle and USA Today see demonstrated growth in page views, time on page and revenue.  SendtoNews is the video distribution platform for the NFL, NBA, MLB, PGA Tour, MLS and over 100 other content creators.  

    “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 the country.”

    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, including SendtoNews, are now profiled in a special print issue of Canadian Business published with Maclean’s magazine and online at CanadianBusiness.com and Growth500.ca.

    About SendtoNews

    SendtoNews owns and operates North America’s largest sports video distribution platform, supplying more than 1600 digital sports news properties with revenue, premium content and advanced video player technology. SendtoNews is the video distribution platform for 75+ sports content creators and leagues, including the NFL, MLB, NBA, PGA Tour, NHL, and MLS, complementing their efforts to grow and engage fans while providing additional revenue opportunities for their advertisers and sponsors.

    SendtoNews’ video platform and AI-powered Smart Match player technology increases viewer engagement, with publishers seeing 3.1x more impressions, 3.9x longer time on page, and up to 1100% digital revenue growth after deploying the SendtoNews’ video platform on their site. SendtoNews is a key partner to publishers like Hearst, Gannett, Tribune, Post Media, McClatchy, USA Today, and thousands of other newspaper.coms, broadcast.coms, radio.coms and native digital sites. 

    For more information on SendtoNews, please visit www.sendtonews.com

    Media Contact: David Davies SendtoNews 855-590-1991 david.davies@sendtonews.com

  • SendtoNews Video Inc. posted an article
    SendtoNews Ranks No. 4th overall on the 2018 Growth 500, and first out of all media companies see more

    Canadian Business and  Maclean’s have ranked SendtoNews (STN) No.4 on the 30th annual Growth 500, the definitive ranking of Canada’s fastest-growing Companies.  SendtoNews increased revenue of 8,388% over the past 5 years.  Along with this, STN ranked 1st overall in the Marketing and Media category, repeating its success from 2017.

    “SendtoNews is thrilled to be listed among some of the top companies in the country on the Growth 500 for the second year in a row,” says Matthew Watson, CEO of SendtoNews. “This tremendous achievement is thanks to everyone at STN and shared with all of our publisher, sales and content partners as well. We wish to also thank Canadian Business and Maclean’s for this honour”, added Watson.

    SendtoNews 2017/18 achievements include a partnership with Rogers Media to distribute NHL and Sportsnet content across Canada, the widespread release of a new AI powered video player that has been proven to improve revenue and engagement for publishers, as well as ranking second overall for total videos viewed and unique viewers in the U.S. comScore rankings.

    “The companies on the 2018 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 Deborah Aarts, Growth 500 program manager. “As we celebrate 30 years of the Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies program, it’s encouraging to see that entrepreneurship is healthier than ever in this country.” 

    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, including SendtoNews, are now profiled in a special print issue of Canadian Business published with Maclean’s magazine and online at CanadianBusiness.com and Growth500.ca.
     

    About the Growth 500 

    For 30 years, the Growth 500 ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies has been Canada’s most respected and influential ranking of entrepreneurial achievement. Developed by PROFIT and now published 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, the Growth 500 ranks Canadian companies on five-year revenue growth. For more information on the ranking, visit Growth500.ca. 
     

    About SendtoNews

    SendtoNews is North America’s leading sports video and advertising platform. The company has created an expanding publisher network that now includes more than 1500 sports news properties across North America.

    SendtoNews currently generates over 150 million monthly video views through the distribution of exclusive and semi-exclusive content from 75+ sports leagues, including top tier organizations such as the MLB, NBA, NHL, NFL, PGA TOUR, NCAA and Premier League Soccer.

    SendtoNews has offices in New York, San Francisco, Toronto, Atlanta, Philadelphia and Victoria, British Columbia, and ranks 2nd on comScore for Unique Viewers and Total Videos Viewed in digital sports video.

    For brand advertising inquiries, email advertisers@sendtonews.com. For content distribution inquiries, please email publishers@sendtonews.com. For more details, visit SendtoNews.com or call toll free 855.590.1991.

    Media Contact:

    David Davies

    SendtoNews

    855-590-1991

    david.davies@sendtonews.com