Crawford Named to Deloitte Fast 50
Crawford Technologies, which develops Enterprise Content Management tools out of Toronto, has been named as one of Canada’s fastest growing technology companies by the 15th annual Deloitte Technology Fast 50 awards. The Fast 50 program recognizes the 50 fastest growing technology companies in Canada, based on the percentage of revenue growth over five years.
“Canadian Fast 50 companies innovate, demonstrate entrepreneurship, create jobs, and invest in R&D,” stated Richard Lee, National Leader, Technology, Media & Telecommunications Industry Group, Deloitte. “Crawford Technologies is an example of a company that shows passion, determination and drive that are so important for growth in the Canadian technology sector.”
In the past five years, Crawford Technologies, led by President Ernie Crawford, reports a combined growth of 187 percent. “We are considered a premier international provider of print and mail solutions software,” stated Crawford. “Our customers include many of world’s largest banks, insurance, telecommunications companies and government organizations. They use our software to distribute billions of documents annually and require high levels of reliability and performance.”
Crawford Technologies states its tools have helped over 700 companies around the world to reduce costs associated with communications processes by delivering bills, statements and other mission-critical transactional communications. This includes alternate format documents in Braille, large print, audio and E-text for visually impaired and print-disabled customers.
To qualify for the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 ranking, companies must have been in business for at least five years, have revenues of at least $5 million, be headquartered in Canada, own proprietary technology, and conduct research and development activities in Canada.