Ms. Daub Ranked 48th in the 15th Annual W100 Ranking of Canada's Top Female Entrepreneurs,
Produced by PROFIT Magazine and Chatelaine
TORONTO, Oct. 15, 2013 /CNW/ - ViXS Systems Inc., a pioneer and leader
in media processing silicon solutions, today announced that Sally Daub,
President & CEO and co-founder of ViXS, has been recognized as one of
Canada's Top Female Entrepreneurs in the 15th annual W100 ranking
produced by PROFIT Magazine and Chatelaine.
Canada's Top Female Entrepreneurs are ranked on a composite score based
on the size, growth rate and profitability of their businesses. The
W100 profiles the country's most successful female business owners.
Published in the November issue of PROFIT and the December issue of
Chatelaine magazine and online at PROFITguide.com and Chatelaine.com,
the W100 is Canada's largest annual celebration of entrepreneurial
achievement by women.
"This year's W100 are a dream group of ambitious, forward-thinking
entrepreneurs who defy outdated notions of female entrepreneurship,"
said Ian Portsmouth, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of PROFIT. "They are
running sophisticated and sizable businesses in challenging industries,
and finding new ways to operate and innovate for growth and
"It is a great honour to receive this recognition," said Sally Daub,
President and CEO of ViXS. "This award is testament to the ongoing
commitment of ViXS' employees to be the premier provider of
high-performance media silicon solutions for the consumer electronics
and video service provider industries."
About ViXS Systems Inc.
ViXS is the semiconductor pioneer in designing and developing
high-performance media solutions for the consumer electronics and video
service provider industries. With over 422 patents issued and pending
worldwide, ViXS has been recognized with a number of industry awards
for innovation. ViXS is the world leader in transcoder deployments with
over 27 million shipments to date, and still growing.
ViXS has a comprehensive portfolio of products to meet the diverse needs
of the global media industry. Portfolio highlights include the most
advanced dense transcoder available for cloud-based solutions, as well
as SoC's for home devices capable of doing the most simultaneous number
of HD streams in the industry. Moreover, ViXS is the only company to
have integrated transcoding and Multimedia over Coax Alliance (MoCA)
technologies to create the lowest-cost media gateway capable of
delivering premium content to consumer IP devices, such as the iPad,
inside and outside of the home.
ViXS is headquartered in Toronto, Canada with global operations and
offices in Europe, Asia and North America. For more information on
ViXS, visit our website: www.vixs.com.
VIXS™, the ViXS® logo, XCode®, XCodePro™, XConnex™ and Xtensiv™ are trademarks and/or registered
trademarks of ViXS. Other trademarks are the property of their
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SOURCE: ViXS Systems Inc.
For further information:
ViXS Systems Inc.
T: (416) 646-2000
T: 416-815-0700 ext. 278
T: 416-815-0700 ext. 253