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EDMONTON, June 7 /CNW/ - Bri-Chem Corp. ("Bri-Chem") (TSX Venture Exchange: BRY) a leading Canadian wholesale distributor of industrial drilling fluids, steel products and services, is pleased to announce that it has been ranked 192 in the 22nd annual PROFIT 100 ranking of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies by PROFIT Magazine.
Ranking Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies by five-year revenue growth, the PROFIT 100 profiles the country's most successful growth companies. Published in the June issue of PROFIT and online at PROFIT100.com, the PROFIT 100 is Canada's largest annual celebration of entrepreneurial achievement.
"Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies are the poster children for entrepreneurship, innovation and pure tenacity," says Ian Portsmouth, editor of PROFIT. "They demonstrate what it takes to succeed in today's highly competitive, technology-driven global economy."
"It's a privilege to be included in this elite group of Canadian businesses," stated Don Caron, CEO of Bri-Chem, "Our growth is a result of the hard work and dedication of our management team, our employees and the commitment we've made to deliver top quality products and services for our customers."
Founded: 1985 Growth 2004-09 (%): 184%
Revenue 2009: $96,479,615 CAD Revenue 2004: $34,003,648 CAD
Employees 2009: 51 Employees 2004: 20
Exports as % of Sales: 9
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 28 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 www.profitmagazine.ca.
Bri-Chem is a wholesale distributor of industrial drilling fluid supplies and steel products and services to the oil and gas and construction industries. Bri-Chem provides over 150 domestic and foreign drilling fluid products to customers throughout Alberta, British Columbia and Saskatchewan and distributes drill pipe, carbon steel welded pipe, carbon steel seamless pipe, stainless steel welded pipe, stainless steel seamless pipe, tubing & casing, galvanized steel products as well as fittings and flanges. Bri-Chem's customers operate in a wide range of industries, including oil & gas, manufacturing, forestry, agriculture, construction, and mining.
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SOURCE BRI-CHEM CORP.
For further information: For further information: Don Caron, T: (780) 420-6885, F: (780) 496-9172, firstname.lastname@example.org