Vancouver's Rocket Builders announced their eighth annual Ready to Rocket 25 list this evening naming 25 privately held BC companies that are "best positioned to capitalize on the 2010 technology sector trends that will lead them to faster growth than their peers".
The annual Ready to Rocket 25 list aims to predict the companies that will likely experience significant revenue growth, venture capital investment or acquisition by a major player in the coming year.
19 of the companies on the 2010 list are repeat Ready to Rocket recipients, however 6 new companies have be tagged as “Ready to Rocket”:
MetroLeap, Axia, Clevest and AERS are past recipients of “Emerging Rocket” recognition, a list that identifies pre-growth companies with high likelihood of acquiring investment and customers to position themselves for future selection as “Ready to Rocket” companies.
In addition to the Ready to Rocket 25, Rocket Builders also announced its 2010 lists of “Emerging Rockets” across 4 sectors:
Advanced E-commerce Research Systems (AERS) is a Canadian company currently operating out of the Vancouver Island Tech Park located in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. The company was founded in 2002 by two brothers, Anthony and Andrew Sukow, in order to fulfill the need for reliable market research on the eBay marketplace.
Having operated out of the University of Victoria until September, 2005, AERS has been...
Axia Software is an innovative asset management software solutions provider. Axia’s flagship product, REVEAL, is a multifaceted product that delivers solutions to help make intelligent asset management and capital planning decisions. This professional enterprise level suite bridges the gap between corporate objectives and daily decisions of asset managers.
Our company develops and deploys it’s enterprise class...
MetroLyrics is the premiere destination for song lyrics online, with a legal database of over 700,000 titles.
MetroLyrics is the most popular lyrics website worldwide, boasting the most comprehensive database of legal lyrics in the world with over 700,000 titles. With a best-in-class design and first-to-market social media sharing features, MetroLyrics is the web's premiere lyrics site.
As buildings and electricity grids begin to take advantage of a wide range of technological and regulatory developments, there are unprecedented opportunities to improve the management of the world’s energy and to increase energy productivity in millions of buildings around the world.
Pulse Energy was founded in 2006 to make a rapid and significant impact on the energy efficiency of the world’s buildings. Our...
Clevest provides software for mobile workforce automation and smart grid operations exclusively for electric, gas and water utilities. Over 125 utilities worldwide have chosen Clevest to transform their field operations by harnessing the power of our software and deep domain knowledge of mobile computing and utility operations.
Clevest’s award-winning platform powers a product suite that includes:
Most third party warranty providers throughout Canada require that builders provide their purchasers product specific information and contact listings for newly constructed homes. This is a difficult and unwieldy task if you are a builder or developer.
We gather and organize all applicable manufacturers' warranty, maintenance and operations materials, sub-trade, as well as all supplier and manufacturers contact...
Rob is the President of Techvibes Media and Editor-in-Chief of Techvibes.com.
His diverse background includes stints in International Trade Finance, Web Development, and Enterprise Software and he is a graduate of the University of British Columbia, British Columbia Institute of Technology, and Simon Fraser University.
When not running Canada's leading technology media property, Rob can be...