Toronto, ON, November 16, 2015 – Firmex, a global provider of virtual data rooms (VDRs) and a secure document sharing platform, today announced that it was recognized in the Deloitte Technology Fast 500™. The award recognizes the 500 fastest growing technology companies with the highest percentage revenue growth over four years. This is the second year in a row that Firmex has placed in the Fast 500™.
Canada’s pre-eminent technology awards program, the Deloitte Technology Fast 500™ celebrates leadership, innovation and excellence in the technology sector. Combining technological innovation, entrepreneurship and rapid growth, the Technology Fast 500™ companies – small, large, public, private – span a variety of industry sectors and are leaders in hardware, software, digital media, telecom and emerging areas such as clean technology.
“We’re very excited that Deloitte has recognized us on this prestigious list for a second time,” says Joel Lessem, CEO of Firmex. “It shows that our commitment to sustainable growth is paying off, and that our drive and vision have created a top notch company.”
This is the third major award that Firmex has won this year. In August, they received Stevie® Awards for Company of the Year (Computer Services category) and Customer Service Team of the Year (Computer Services & Software category). Recently, they received a Leadership Initiative Award from AceTech for their Business Intelligence practices.
“The variety of awards we’ve received this year, it really shows the level of talent across our whole organization,” Joel Lessem continued. “To have a good business structure, good people, and good growth – that’s what every CEO wants.”
Firmex is a global provider of virtual data rooms and a secure document sharing platform. From its Toronto, Canada office, the company helps run over 10,000 new data rooms a year with more than 100,000 companies worldwide trusting Firmex as their virtual data room provider. Millions of documents are exchanged each year using Firmex, supporting processes that include financial transactions, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, regulatory compliance, litigation, and procurement. For more information, go here.
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