Icron Technologies Corporation recognized as one of Canada's fastest
BURNABY, BC, June 7 /CNW/ - Icron Technologies Corporation (TSX Venture:
IT), the developers of ExtremeUSB. places as one of the fastest growing
companies in Canada by PROFIT: Your Guide to Business Success. Icron ranks in
at 91, in the 19th annual PROFIT 100 ranking of Canada's Fastest-Growing
Companies" by PROFIT Magazine, based on its percentage revenue growth of 213%
per cent 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
"The continued adoption of our ExtremeUSB based solutions has broad
appeal across many industry segments," says Robert Eisses President & CEO,
Icron Technologies Corporation. "The strength of our technology and our
ability to deliver innovative products like WiRanger Cable Free USB 2.0 Hub
are the keys to our success. It is gratifying to have our success recognized
as one of Canada's fastest growing companies."
During the past year, Icron Technologies launched the WiRanger, a Cable
Free USB 2.0 Hub that allows users to place their USB devices beyond the
desktop wirelessly. It compliments a growing product line of long range USB
extension solutions at operate over a variety of media such as CAT5 Cable,
Fiber Optics and Power Line.
"PROFIT 100 companies are the new heroes of Canadian business, creating
jobs at home and products used around the world." says Ian Portsmouth, editor
of PROFIT, "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 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 PROFITguide.com.
About Icron Technologies Corp www.icron.com
Icron Technologies Corporation's patented ExtremeUSB. technology extends
the range of USB in wired environments and enables wireless USB over any RF
technology. ExtremeUSB is the only USB-IF compliant extension solution and is
deployed globally in a wide range of applications including: industrial
automation, medical device, aerospace, KVM and computer networking. ExtremeUSB
technology is available in a variety of formats including technology licenses,
OEM modules, developer kits, as well as branded and private-label products.
Icron is a publicly traded corporation and trades under the symbol "IT"
on the TSX Venture Exchange. For more information on the company and its
products, please visit www.icron.com.
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statements in this news release -- including, without limitation, statements
regarding financial estimates and future plans and objectives of Icron -- are
forward-looking statements that involve various risks and uncertainties. There
can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate; actual
results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in
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