PROFIT magazine unveils 25th annual list of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies
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Vancouver, BC (June 3, 2013): PROFIT Magazine today ranked Houston Landscapes No. 316 on the 25th annual PROFIT 500, the definitive ranking of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies. Published in the summer issue of PROFIT Magazine and online at PROFITguide.com, the PROFIT 500 ranks Canadian businesses by their revenue growth over five years.
Houston Landscapes, Vancouver's premier landscape construction company, made the PROFIT 500 list with five-year revenue growth of 168%.
"To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Fastest-Growing Companies in Canada, the PROFIT 500 has expanded to recognize the entrepreneurial achievements of more than 500 Canadian companies," says Ian Portsmouth, Editor-in-Chief of PROFIT magazine. "PROFIT is proud to now showcase Canada's forward-thinking small business entrepreneurs and honour their talents and innovations."
"Houston Landscapes is honored to be on the PROFIT 500 ranking," says President Jeremy Miller. "This achievement reflects the strength of our work and the incredible skill and dedication of our entire team."
Houston Landscapes attributes its success to a drive for constant improvement and a focus on hiring the very best people. The core values of its team members are defined as Dedicated, Approachable, Realistic, Hard Working and Efficient, Confident, and United.
Houston Landscapes is committed to the pursuit of sustainability. Current initiatives include Water Conservation, Plastic Pots program, Idle Reduction program, Material Re- use, and Unplug. Houston Landscapes is a registered Climate Smart program participant.
Houston Landscapes has a long history of community service. Employees volunteer their time and Houston provides tools and expertise. Some recent projects include the Capilano College Community Gardens, Eastview Park Bog Makeover, GVHBA "Ramps" program, and Sole Food Farms. Houston Landscapes has donated over $20,000 to charity as gift certificates for fundraising at silent auctions.
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 31 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 PROFITguide.com.
We create luscious landscapes and inspiring masonry work for both residential and commercial properties.
Jeremy Miller, President, Houston Landscapes