By: The Working Forest Staff
Canadian Business and Maclean’s ranked Weston Forest No. 334 on the 30th annual Growth 500, 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.
Weston Forest made the 2018 Growth 500 list with five-year revenue growth of 193%.
“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 Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies program, it’s encouraging to see that entrepreneurship is healthier than ever in this country.”
“Weston Forest is honoured to be on the Growth 500 ranking for the fourth consecutive year,” says Weston Forest president Steve Rhone. “This achievement reflects the strength of our team. Our dedicated employees are what makes Weston a special and successful place.”
In addition to being a growth company, Weston Forest has also been recognized as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for the past four years, has received the Canadian Business Excellence Award for two consecutive years, and is recognized by Waterstone as one of Canada’s Most Admired Corporate Cultures.