VANCOUVER, June 5 /CNW/ - VRX Worldwide Inc. (TSX-V: VRW) announced today
that its wholly owned subsidiary, VRX Studios Inc. ("VRX"), made the 19th
annual PROFIT 100 ranking of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies by PROFIT
Magazine. This is the first year that VRX qualifies for the Profit 100 and it
ranked an impressive 38th with growth of 1,570 per cent over the past five
years. VRX is the world leader in producing and syndicating high quality rich
media content for the online travel industry.
"In 2004 we were ranked 8th on the PROFIT HOT 50 List of the top fifty
emerging growth companies in Canada and we were eagerly awaiting the day we
qualified for the Profit 100," said VRX president and CEO, David MacLaren.
"Our ranking in the Profit 100 is a testament to the hard work, dedication and
talent of our team. I'm extremely proud of them and everything we've achieved
over the past five years."
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 PROFITguide.com, the
Profit 100 is Canada's largest annual celebration of entrepreneurial
"PROFIT 100 companies are the new heroes of Canadian business, creating
jobs at home and products used around the world," says PROFIT Magazine editor,
Ian Portsmouth. "They've accomplished this by building great employee teams,
exploiting export markets and rapidly responding to the customer's
About PROFIT Magazine
PROFIT: Your Guide to Business Success, offers news, strategies, tips,
interviews and other resources to entrepreneurs leading Canada's
fastest-growing companies. Each year PROFIT - which currently reaches more
than 370,000 readers nationally - hosts a number of events that bring together
business leaders in the fast-growth segment and champions the interests of
those leaders. PROFIT was founded in April 1982 as Canada's first national
magazine geared to entrepreneurs. Visit www.PROFITguide.com.
VRX Studios Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of VRX Worldwide Inc.
(www.vrxworldwide.com ), is the world leader in producing and syndicating high
quality rich media content that educates, inspires, and compels online travel
consumers. Leading travel brands such as Carnival, Hyatt, Travelocity,
Lastminute, Southwest Vacations, Orbitz and many others rely on VRX's stunning
visual content to attract and engage consumers. Each month, millions of people
interact with VRX's Hotel, Cruise and Destination Content in their search for
their perfect vacation. To find out more about VRX Studios, its products and
services, visit www.vrxstudios.com.
VRX Worldwide Inc.
per "David MacLaren"
David MacLaren, President and CEO
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For further information: VRX Worldwide Inc., (604) 605-0052, (888)