The maker of QuickBooks, QuickTax and Quicken was recently ranked No. 9
on a list of Canada's best employers
EDMONTON, March 4 /CNW/ - Intuit Canada today announced its expansion to
the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) with the opening of a 250-employee corporate
headquarters in Mississauga, ON. Intuit also has offices in Edmonton and
Calgary, and employees based in Montreal and Ottawa.
Intuit Canada, a leading provider of business, financial and tax
management solutions for small- and mid-sized businesses, consumers and
accounting professionals, is consistently recognized as an employer of choice.
"Our people are Intuit's greatest competitive asset," said Yves Millette,
President and CEO, Intuit Canada and UK (the UK is managed from Canada).
"During the past five years we have experienced significant growth in our
Canadian and UK businesses. We forecast that Intuit Canada will continue to
grow at a substantial rate, and opening an office in the Toronto area gives us
access to a broader base of talent. We look forward to extending Intuit's
culture of innovation to Canada's largest metropolitan area."
Intuit Canada was recently listed 9th on Hewitt Associates' 50 Best
Employers in Canada 2008 list, and third overall for its benefit plan
offerings. Intuit is also committed to the communities in which its employees
work and live. Intuit's best-in-class employee volunteer program was recently
recognized by the Government of Alberta's Wild Rose Foundation, which awarded
the company a Corporate Volunteer Award of Excellence. Intuit looks forward to
expanding its community contributions to the GTA.
About Intuit Canada
Intuit Canada Limited is a leading provider of business, financial and
tax management solutions for small- and mid-sized businesses, consumers and
accounting professionals. Key products and services include Quicken(R),
QuickBooks(R), QuickBooks(R) Succès PME, QuickTax, and ImpôtRapide(MC). Intuit
Canada Limited directly, or through its partners, offers ProFile(R), a
professional tax preparation software suite, the QuickBooks ProAdvisor
Program, the Intuit Developer Network for professional users and developers
and other products and services. Intuit Canada Limited and its partners enable
individuals, small businesses, retailers and financial professionals to better
manage their financial lives and businesses. Visit www.intuit.ca and
www.accountant.intuit.ca for additional product information. Intuit Canada
Limited is headquartered in Edmonton and has employees located in Calgary,
Toronto, Montreal and Ottawa. Intuit Canada Limited is a subsidiary of Intuit
Inc., and is listed on the Nasdaq stock market under the symbol INTU.
For further information:
For further information: Cheryll Watson, Intuit Canada, (780) 450-5869,