By: The Working Forest Staff
Mississauga, ON Canadian Business and Maclean’s ranked Weston Forest No. 351 on the 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 2019 Growth 500 list with five-year revenue growth of 199%.
“The companies on the 2019 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 Beth Fraser, Growth 500 program manager. “As we celebrate over 30 years of the Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies program, it’s encouraging to see that entrepreneurship is healthier than ever in this country.”
“We are so proud of our highly motivated team that, for five consecutive years, has kept us on the list of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies,” says Steve Rhone, president of Weston Forest. “This is an extraordinary result from an extraordinary group of people.”
In addition to this honour, Weston Forest has been recognized as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies since 2014, received the Canadian Business Excellence Award for three consecutive years, and is recognized by Waterstone Human Capital as one of Canada’s Most Admired Corporate Cultures.