VANCOUVER, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vision Critical, the leading customer intelligence platform provider, today announced that Deloitte has recognized the company for its contribution to the Canadian technology industry as part of its 18th annual Fast 50™ Awards Program. The Leadership Award is presented to elite members of the Canadian technology industry that have created a distinct competitive advantage in a high growth market. The awards are presented to qualified companies that demonstrate technological leadership on four key criteria: competitive advantage, growth and market attractiveness; management effectiveness and organization; and financial performance.
Comments on the News:
- “Vision Critical is growing at a breakneck pace, and has been for the last several years, fueled by adoption of our Insight Communities by leading brands like Maple Leaf Foods, Univision, Adobe, and DeWALT, who use the platform to better engage their customers and to quickly and easily tap into customer intelligence to inform their business decisions,” said Andrew Reid, founder and president of corporate innovation at Vision Critical. “We are honored that Deloitte has recognized us among the Canadian technology elite and this award strengthens our commitment to helping companies excel by putting customers at the core of their businesses.”
- “Technology Fast 50 Leadership Award winners are amongst the elite of Canada’s technology sector. Vision Critical’s proven ability to dominate their sector puts them amongst the ranks of Canadian global leaders,” said Robert Nardi, Technology, Media and Telecommunications Managing Partner for Deloitte Canada.
Now in its 18th year, the Deloitte Technology Fast 50™ program recognizes leaders in the Canadian technology industry and tracks the successful growth of Canadian-grown global leaders. The program augments the broader Deloitte North American Technology Fast 500™ initiative, with winners automatically eligible for this elite ranking.
To qualify for the Leadership Award, candidates must be headquartered in Canada and devote a significant portion of their operating revenues to creating proprietary technology or intellectual property.
About the Deloitte Technology Fast 50™
The Deloitte Technology Fast 50™ program is Canada’s pre-eminent technology awards program. Celebrating business growth, innovation and entrepreneurship, the program features four distinct categories including the Technology Fast 50™ Ranking, Companies-to-Watch Awards (early-stage Canadian tech companies in business less than five years, with the potential to be a future Deloitte Technology Fast 50™ candidate) and the Leadership Awards (companies that demonstrate technological leadership and innovation within the industry.) Program sponsors include Deloitte, Bennett Jones and OMERS Ventures. For further information, visit www.fast50.ca.
About Vision Critical
Vision Critical provides a cloud-based customer intelligence platform that allows companies to build engaged, secure communities of customers they can use continuously, across the enterprise, for ongoing, real-time feedback and insight. Designed for today’s always-on, social and mobile savvy customer, Vision Critical’s technology helps large, customer-centric enterprises discover what their customers want so they can deliver what they need. Unlike traditional customer research, which is slow, expensive and gathers dust on a shelf, Vision Critical’s customer intelligence platform replaces static data and cumbersome reports with real-time actionable customer intelligence that companies need to build better products, deliver better services and achieve better business outcomes.