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Environics Analytics Named To Profit 500 List Of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies

Sep 15, 2016, 09:00 AM by Environics Analytics
Toronto-Based Data Analytics Company Ranks 322nd on 2016 List

Toronto-Based Data Analytics Company Ranks 322nd on 2016 List

TORONTO, SEPTEMBER 15, 2016 – Canadian Business and PROFIT announced today that Environics Analytics (EA) has been named to the 28th annual PROFIT 500 ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. The PROFIT 500 list, which rates businesses’ revenue growth over five years, ranked EA 322nd on the list, with a five-year revenue growth of 167 percent.

“Companies become a part of the PROFIT 500 through innovative thinking, smart strategy and sheer grit,” says James Cowan, editor-in-chief of PROFIT and Canadian Business. “These firms demonstrate what Canadian entrepreneurs can achieve, both at home and across the globe.” A joint venture between Canada’s premier business media brands, the PROFIT 500 is published in the October issue of Canadian Business and online at

“Environics Analytics is honoured to have earned a place on the 2016 PROFIT 500 ranking,” says Jan Kestle, president and CEO. “This achievement reflects the quality of our products, the dedication of our team and the increasing awareness by forward-thinking organizations of the importance of data and analytics for effective decision making.”

Founded in 2003, EA has grown rapidly by helping clients turn data and analytics into insight, strategy and results. Its staff of mathematicians, geographers, economists, researchers, statisticians and strategic marketers provide customer segmentation, trade area analysis, market assessment, predictive analytics, site evaluation and strategic consulting services, as well as more than 40 authoritative data products. EA’s client portfolio currently includes businesses, not-for-profits, universities and government agencies—more than 3,000 clients across Canada and the U.S.


For more information about Environics Analytics, contact Julia Vasilev, Senior Marketing Manager, at, or 416.969.2733.


About PROFIT and
PROFIT: Your Guide to Business Success is Canada’s preeminent media brand dedicated to the management issues and opportunities facing small and mid-sized businesses. For 34 years, Canadian entrepreneurs across a vast array of economic sectors have remained loyal to PROFIT because it’s a timely and reliable source of actionable information that helps them achieve business success and get the recognition they deserve for generating positive economic and social change. Visit PROFIT online at


About Canadian Business

Founded in 1928, Canadian Business is the longest-serving, best-selling and most-trusted business publication in the country. With a total brand readership of more than 1.1 million, it is the country's premier media brand for executives and senior business leaders. It fuels the success of Canada's business elite with a focus on the things that matter most: leadership, innovation, business strategy and management tactics. We provide concrete examples of business achievement, thought-provoking analysis and compelling storytelling, all in an elegant package with bold graphics and great photography. Canadian Business—what leadership looks like.


About Environics Analytics

One of the premier marketing and analytical services companies in North America, Environics Analytics helps customers turn data and analytics into insight, strategy and results. EA offers the full range of analytical services—from data supplier to strategic consultancy—and provides over-the-counter reports, purpose-built software-as-a-service and a wide variety of modelling approaches. Its team of quantitative marketers, modellers and geographers are expert at helping organizations identify their business challenges, develop data-driven solutions and achieve success along every phase of their analytics journey. EA is a member of the Environics group, a unique alliance of companies dedicated to providing intelligent research, analytics and communications. To learn more, visit our website at, or contact us at 416.969.2733 or