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Avigilon Ranked the Third Fastest-Growing Company in Canada by PROFIT Magazine


Exceptional Five-Year Revenue Growth Earns Avigilon Top Three Ranking Amongst the Country’s Most Successful Growth Companies

VANCOUVER, CANADA – June 1, 2011 – Avigilon, the performance and value leader in high definition (HD) and megapixel video surveillance solutions, today announced that it has been ranked the third fastest-growing company in Canada and the fastest growing company in Western Canada in PROFIT Magazine’s 23rd annual PROFIT 200 ranking. The PROFIT 200 ranks Canada’s Fastest-Growing companies by five-year revenue growth. Published in the summer issue of PROFIT and online at, the PROFIT 200 is Canada’s largest annual celebration of entrepreneurial achievement.

“The PROFIT 200 companies are the innovative, high-growth enterprises Canada needs to compete on the global stage,” says Ian Portsmouth, Editor-in-Chief of PROFIT Magazine. “PROFIT is proud to celebrate their achievements and ambitions, and we encourage all businesspeople to learn more about the many ways they’ve come so far, so fast.”

Alexander Fernandes, President and CEO of Avigilon credits the company’s expanding portfolio of advanced HD surveillance solutions and exceptional team for the company’s remarkable five-year revenue growth. “The global demand for Avigilon’s high definition surveillance solutions continues to grow. Being ranked the third fastest-growing company in Canada and the fastest growing company in Western Canada in PROFIT Magazine’s PROFIT 200 list validates our success in delivering the best HD video surveillance solutions to customers around the world.”

About PROFIT Magazine
PROFIT: Your Guide to Business Success is Canada’s preeminent publication dedicated to the management issues and opportunities facing small and mid-sized businesses. For 29 years, Canadian entrepreneurs and senior managers 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. Visit PROFIT online at

About Avigilon
Avigilon designs, manufactures, and markets award-winning HD surveillance systems. The performance and value leader, Avigilon’s solutions protect and monitor thousands of customer sites in more than 60 countries around the world. Avigilon Control Center, the world’s first open HD Network Video Management Software platform, and megapixel cameras deliver full situational awareness and actionable image detail. Campuses, transportation systems, healthcare providers, public venues, infrastructure, and manufacturing sites with security, safety validation, and compliance requirements all benefit from reduced investigation time and more successful investigations by immediately producing indisputable video evidence. Avigilon earned Frost & Sullivan’s HD Surveillance Company of the Year award in 2009, the Frost & Sullivan Award for New Product Innovation in 2010, and was ranked among the top five fastest growing technology companies in Canada in the 2010 Deloitte Technology Fast 50 ranking. For further information, please visit