PROFIT Magazine unveils 25th annual list of Canada's Fastest‐Growing Companies
QUEBEC CITY, June 3, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - PROFIT Magazine today released
its 25th annual PROFIT 500, the definitive ranking of Canada's Fastest-Growing
Companies, ranking Opsens Inc. ("Opsens") (TSXV: OPS) 71st. Published in the Summer issue of PROFIT Magazine and online at
PROFITguide.com, the PROFIT 500 list ranks Canadian businesses by their
revenue growth over five years.
"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."
"Opsens is proud to be on the PROFIT 500 ranking for the first time,"
says CEO Louis Laflamme. "This achievement reflects the strength of our
positioning in high-growth markets and the dedication of our team.
Opsens has been capitalizing on the growing need to measure pressure
and temperature in two critical markets, the measurement of pressure
and temperature in oil and gas, particularly SAGD projects, and the
measurement of Fractional Flow Reserve, commonly known as FFR in
medical instrumentation. Already a key player in Canada's oil and gas
market, Opsens is working on the release of its first FFR devices
planned for 2014 to tap into this fast-growing market".
About Opsens Inc. (www.opsens.com)
Opsens is a leading developer, manufacturer, supplier and installer of a
wide range of fiber optic solutions based on proprietary patented
technologies for the measurement of pressure, temperature and other
parameters. The qualities of our sensors allow us to offer measuring
instruments that are effective and durable in extreme conditions.
Opsens is using its competitive advantages to focus primarily on two
strong growth markets: oil and gas and FFR medical instrumentation.
About PROFIT Magazine and PROFITguide.com (PROFITguide.com)
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
Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as
that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange)
accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
Forward-looking statements contained in this press release involve known
and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause
actual results, performance and achievements of Opsens to be materially
different from any future results, performance or achievements
expressed or implied by the said forward-looking statements.
SOURCE: OPSENS INC.
For further information:
Thierry Dumas, CPA, CA, Chief Financial Officer, 418.682.9996
Louis Laflamme, CPA, CA, President and Chief Executive Officer, 418.682.9996