PROFIT 500

PROFIT 500 National Sponsors

NATIONAL SPONSORS



Platinum Sponsor

Canada’s business development bank, BDC puts entrepreneurs first. With almost 2,000 employees and more than 100 business centres across the country, BDC offers financing, subordinate financing, venture capital, securitization and consulting services to more than 28,000 small and medium-sized companies. Their success is vital to Canada’s economic prosperity.

Gold Sponsors

BDO

BDO Chartered Accountants and Advisors has 90 years of experience providing value-added assurance, accounting, taxation and advisory services to a broad range of clients across the country. Our national team of more than 3,000 partners and professionals has the industry knowledge and expertise to understand your professional needs. From Vancouver, British Columbia to St. John’s, Newfoundland, we build strong relationships with businesses and communities coast to coast. BDO Canada LLP is a member firm of the international BDO network. As the fifth largest international accounting and advisory network, our Canadian professionals have access to over 1,000 offices in more than 100 countries.

EDC

Export Development Canada’s (EDC) mandate is to support and develop Canada’s trade, and the capacity of Canadian companies to participate in and respond to international business opportunities. We do this by providing finance, insurance and bonding solutions to help companies achieve their trade goals. Our knowledge and partnerships are used by more than 7,400 Canadian companies and their global customers in up to 200 markets worldwide each year. We have representatives across Canada and in 16 cities internationally. As a Crown corporation accountable to Parliament through the Minister of International Trade, we are financially self-sustaining and a recognized leader in financial reporting and economic analysis.

RankHigher.ca

RankHigher.ca is an Internet marketing company that was founded on the principle of providing customers with a positive and measurable return on investment. We do this by launching laser-beam focused SEO, SEM and social media campaigns that target potential customers at the moment in time they are researching their purchasing decisions. We test and develop compelling calls to action in order to immediately capture the lead and close the sale. Our methods are based on proven math and science that is captured through a decade of research under the Scientific Research & Experimental Development program offered in Canada. The Internet is a jungle with over a trillion webpages. Your website may be a billboard in that jungle. Our mission is to turn your website from a cost centre to the greatest profit centre of all time.

 

"Being highlighted by PROFIT is very beneficial for businesses. I appreciate the visibility it enables our company to have. It creates an incredible amount of interest in our company."

Mario Bouchard,
iBwave Solutions Inc., Montreal