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Explosive Growth from Cloud-based Global Relay Recognized in Deloitte’s Prestigious Rankings for third straight year.
Vancouver, BC – November 21, 2013 — It has been a wild year for Global Relay, a cloud-based technology services company that provides cutting edge message archiving and compliance services to the financial sector around the world. After a strong 12 months with tremendous growth of 68% in revenues and 35% in worldwide employee base as well as the completion of its now operational $24 million eco-friendly data center, Global Relay has earned positions among the technology elite in both the 2013 Deloitte Technology Fast 500TM and Fast 50TM, having been placed 255th and 21st respectively.
The Deloitte Technology Fast 500TM and the Deloitte Technology Fast 50TM are the annual rankings of the fastest growing technology companies in North America and Canada, respectively.
“The 2013 Deloitte Technology Fast 500 companies are exemplary cases of those spurring growth in a tough market through innovation,” said Eric Openshaw, vice chairman, Deloitte LLP and U.S. technology, media and telecommunications leader. “This year’s list is a who’s who of companies behind the most exciting and innovative products and services in the technology space. We congratulate the Fast 500 companies and look forward to what they do next.”
“The demand for compliance and archiving of ‘big data’ has grown exponentially in recent years,” says CEO & Founder Warren Roy. “Our growth represents the increased worldwide adoption of our proprietary and scalable cloud-based technologies that are at the forefront of a highly competitive and specialized market.”
Leading the team, Global Relay CEO & Founder Warren Roy and President & General Counsel Shannon Rogers have recently won the 2013 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award in the Business-to-Business Category for the Pacific Region. Global Relay was also ranked in PwC’s Top 10 Up-and-Coming Technology Companies in the 2013 Vision to Reality Awards, as well as named one of the Best Companies to Work for in BC for two consecutive years, won two of the 2013 BC Exports Awards, and selected as one of BC’s Most Innovative Companies for 2013.
About the Deloitte North American Technology Fast 500 and Technology Fast 50
The Deloitte Technology Fast 500 is an annual ranking of the 500 fastest-growing technology, media, and telecommunications companies -- both public and private -- in the United States and Canada. The Deloitte Technology Fast 50 is an annual ranking of the fastest-growing Canadian technology companies. The Deloitte Technology Fast 500TM and Fast 50TM are both based on companies with the highest percentage revenue growth over five years.