RICHMOND, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Canadian Business and Maclean’s today ranked RecycleSmart 12th on the 30th annual Growth 500 list, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. Produced by Canada’s premier business and current affairs media brands, the Growth 500 ranks Canadian businesses on five-year revenue growth. Growth 500 winners are profiled in a special print issue of Canadian Business published with Maclean’s magazine and online at CanadianBusiness.com and Growth500.ca.
RecycleSmart achieved No.12 with a five-year revenue growth of 4,845%. RecycleSmart has challenged the traditionally slow-moving waste management industry by implementing technology such as state of the art sensors. Using IOT technology these sensors aid commercial businesses with their waste and recycling practices. The Company has quickly expanded to become Canada’s leading smart waste services provider with customers from coast to coast.
“RecycleSmart is honoured to be highly ranked on the 30th annual Growth 500 ranking,” says Graeme Dobinson, Managing Partner of RecycleSmart. “This award recognizes the hard work and dedication from our team to provide exceptional service in the waste management industry. Our drive to innovate is a constant corporate value with several new technology innovations being rolled out in 2019 to our customers across Canada.”
RecycleSmart recently expanded their head office into a new 7,200 sq./ft. LEED Gold certified building in Richmond, B.C. with continued growth planned for 2019. RecycleSmart is expanding rapidly in the Ontario market which will power double digit revenue growth in the next 2-3 years.
“The companies on the 2018 Growth 500 are truly remarkable. Demonstrating foresight, innovation and smart management, their stories serve as a primer for how to build a successful entrepreneurial business today,” says Deborah Aarts, Growth 500 program manager. “As we celebrate 30 years of the Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies program, it’s encouraging to see that entrepreneurship is healthier than ever in this country.”
Founded in 2008, RecycleSmart is a leading provider of waste and recycling management services in Canada. Taking a 360 degree approach, RecycleSmart is the single source for companies who want to maximize cost reduction, increase waste diversion and streamline daily operations. With over 20 years of industry expertise, the company has built trusted relationships with waste haulers, and deploys cutting edge technology and analytics to reduce recycling/waste expenses for commercial customers. Customers include Fortune 500 companies in the manufacturing, hospitality, retail and property management industries. For more information visit recycle-smart.com.
About the Growth 500
For 30 years, the Growth 500 has been Canada’s most respectable and influential ranking of entrepreneurial achievement. Ranking Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies by five-year revenue growth, the Growth 500—formerly known as the PROFIT 500—profiles the country’s most successful growing businesses. The Growth 500 is produced by Canadian Business. Winners are profiled in a special Growth 500 print issue of Canadian Business (packaged with the October issue of Maclean’s magazine) and online at Growth500.ca and CanadianBusiness.com. For more information on the ranking, visit Growth500.ca.
About Canadian Business
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