Canada's Hottest Startups of the Year Have Been Revealed

Posted by Techvibes NewsDesk

PROFIT Magazine has published their annual PROFIT HOT 50 list and this year's edition includes many of the tech companies that we've been tracking over the past year.

Dubbed "Canada's Hottest Startups," the list ranks young firms by two-year revenue growth and is published in the October issue of PROFIT Magazine which is now available on news stands.

Among the high-growth companies on the list are a handful of tech companies—some of which Techvibes have been following closely.

  • #1: Toronto's Chango - 9,630%
  • #3: Toronto's Buytopia - 6,426%
  • #7: Waterloo's Magnet Forensics - 2,727%
  • #11: Toronto's ScribbleLive - 1,266%
  • #30: Vancouver's FundRazr - 574%
  • #34: Toronto's SecureKey Technologies - 525%
  • #36: Toronto's Ideon Media - 502%
  • #49: Toronto's Bnotions - 355%

Magnet Forensics, ScribbleLive, and Bnotions are all on the Profit Hot 50 list for the second year in a row.

Check out the complete list of companies here.

Company:
Scribble Technologies
Website:
http://www.scribblelive.com
Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Scribble is the leading end-to-end content engagement platform that enables brands, sports organizations and media companies to drive engagement on their digital assets resulting in improved retention and acquisition of customers. Scribble has an international network of customers including world-class brands CNN, The Associated Press, Reuters, Rogers, Samsung, ESPN, Mashable, Fast Company, CNET and hundreds of... more

Company:
FundRazr
Website:
http://www.fundrazr.com
Location:
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Fund anything with FundRazr - the social fundraising platform for everyone. Get your cause noticed and funded with the crowdfunding app that reaches more people and raises more money. FundRazr has raised millions for personal fundraisers, teams, artists, entrepreneurs, politicians and non-profits like Save the Children and the Tiger Woods Foundation. Create a FundRazr for a fundraising idea or cause you care... more

Company:
Chango
Website:
http://www.chango.com
Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Chango is a real-time marketing technology company with an advanced platform and full-service solutions for brands & agencies. We have a team of seasoned technology and media entrepreneurs who worked hard building technology to be able to deliver the kinds of results that we see. more

Company:
BNOTIONS
Website:
http://www.bnotions.com
Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

BNOTIONS is a Mobile, Data, and Analytics Innovation Firm. They are the partner of choice for organizations with the desire to disrupt through innovation. They deliver large and complex deployments, but are small enough to retain a boutique approach to best-in-breed quality and agility. Their proprietary approach delivers measurable, effective, data-driven product innovation, from strategy to product launch and... more

Company:
SecureKey
Website:
http://www.securekey.com
Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

SecureKey develops innovative hardware and software solutions that extend the power of chip-based identity and payment credentials to online and mobile transactions. With SecureKey, financial institutions, card issuers, merchants, health care providers and government organizations can now offer their online customers the convenience and security of touch-to-pay instant checkout and strong mutual authentication.... more

Company:
Buytopia.ca
Website:
http://www.buytopia.ca
Location:
Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Buytopia.ca offers the ultimate buying experience. We give our customers the opportunity to experience and discover the best places to visit, shop and dine for way less than they would normally pay. At the same time we help businesses find new, fun and exciting customers without any of the financial risks associated with conventional advertising. Finally, the best part is that we’ve found a way to translate these... more

Company:
Ideon Media
Website:
http://www.ideonmedia.com
Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Ideon Media reaches over 25 million Canadians with 250 million monthly impressions and 50 million video streams. Our specialties include video, cooking, beauty, entertainment, and performance campaigns. Wholly-owned properties include 29Secrets.com, Canada's leading beauty site. more

Company:
Magnet Forensics
Website:
http://www.magnetforensics.com
Location:
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Magnet Forensics is a computer forensics software company focused on providing products that aid in the recovery of digital artifacts left behind on hard drives and in live memory. Internet Evidence Finder has become an indispensable tool for law enforcement, government, and corporations to conduct thorough and effective computer investigations while preserving the forensic integrity of the data. These... more


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