BORÉALIS RANKED 74th AMONG CANADA’S FASTEST-GROWING COMPANIES ACCORDING TO THE PRESTIGIOUS PROFIT 200 RANKING
Magog, Que., June 4, 2012—Founded less than 10 years ago, Boréalis (Boreal-Information Strategies Inc.), a firm specializing in the management of corporate social responsibility and environmental performance, has been ranked 74th in the 24th Annual PROFIT 200 ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies by PROFIT Magazine.
Ranking Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies by five-year revenue growth, the PROFIT 200 profiles the country’s most successful growth companies. Between 2006 and 2011, Boréalis registered a 664 per cent growth in revenues.
“Carving out a position of choice in the prestigious listing of 200 firms compiled by PROFIT Magazine constitutes an honour for Borealis and its team of dedicated employees, as well as an acknowledgement of the quality of the tools we offer our clients in the oil, gas and mining industries,” states Boréalis CEO, Jules Paquette.
In fact, pointing to the contribution of Borealis and other finalists to Canada’s economic vitality, Ian Portsmouth, Editor-in-Chief of PROFIT Magazine, says: “The PROFIT 200 companies are an inspiration to Canadian entrepreneurs and would-be entrepreneurs. PROFIT is proud to celebrate the success of these businesspeople who, despite a challenging economy, have achieved outstanding success in a wide variety of fields.”
Boréalis counts more than 150 employees worldwide. The firm proudly contributes to the development of the region where it was first established, as it extends its reach internationally. The company, whose head office is located in Magog, Que., also has offices abroad, notably in Brisbane, Australia and in Accra, Ghana.
Currently, Boréalis conducts business in Australia, Africa, Central and South America, the United States and Mexico. Its client roster includes major players in the oil, gas and mining sectors.
“Boréalis is already well established in every part of the world and this recognition we are receiving will serve as further motivation for us to keep fostering sustainable development on a human scale,” addes Paquette.
Published in the Summer issue of PROFIT and online at PROFITguide.com, the PROFIT 200 is Canada’s largest annual celebration of entrepreneurial achievement.
Founded in Magog in 2004, Boréalis provides a global solution to optimize business processes and ensure the tracking and fulfilment of sustainability and corporate social responsibility (CSR) commitments. Oil, gas and mining industries worldwide can benefit from Boréalis’ innovative solutions to manage the social and environmental impacts of their major projects.
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For information or to arrange an interview with Jules Paquette, CEO of Boréalis,
please contact Philippe Gagnon, at 514-623-8238.