FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 15, 2016
Calgary-Based Vets To Go Debuts on the 2016 PROFIT 500 List at No. 85
PROFIT and Canadian Business unveil 28th annual list of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies
Calgary, AB (September 15, 2016): Canadian Business and PROFIT today ranked Calgary-based Vets To Go on the 28th annual PROFIT 500, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. Published in the October issue of Canadian Business and at PROFITguide.com, the PROFIT 500 ranks Canadian businesses by their five-year revenue growth. In their first year on the list, Vets To Go ranked #85 on the 2016 PROFIT 500 list with five-year revenue growth of 906%.
“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.”
“We’re humbled to be listed among so many of Canada’s great companies with this recognition,” says President Greg Habstritt. “Our growth and success starts with our love for animals, and the innovation and creativity we’ve brought to the industry is a key part of what’s differentiated us. What makes it all work is a truly amazing team of compassionate people that have created this growth. We love what we do, and it shows.”
About Vets To Go
Founded in Calgary in 2009 and owned by Calgary veterinarian Dr. Wendy McClelland and Greg Habstritt, Vets To Go continues to be Canadian-owned and operated, offering in-home veterinary care for small animals. Vets To Go provides a wide-range of non-emergency mobile veterinary services in the comfort of home, seven days a week. Named one of Alberta’s 50 Fastest Growing Companies by Alberta Venture Magazine and winner of the 2015 ATB Small Business Award by the Calgary Chamber of Commerce, Vets To Go has grown its service area to include the Calgary and Edmonton markets.
About PROFIT and PROFITguide.com
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.
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.