Eclipse Automation Ranks No. 206 on the 2018 Growth 500

Canadian Business unveils 30th annual list of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies

Cambridge, ON – September 13, 2018: Canadian Business and Maclean’s today ranked Eclipse Automation No. 206 on the 30th annual Growth 500, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. Produced by Canada’s premier business and current affairs media brands, the Growth 500 ranks Canadian businesses on five-year revenue growth. Growth 500 winners are profiled in a special print issue of Canadian Business published with Maclean’s magazine and online at CanadianBusiness.com and Growth500.ca.

Eclipse Automation made the 2018 Growth 500 list with five-year revenue growth of 344%. Eclipse previously ranked No. 490 on the PROFIT 500 list in 2017 with a five-year revenue growth of 80%.

“The companies on the 2018 Growth 500 are truly remarkable. Demonstrating foresight, innovation and smart management, their stories serve as a primer for how to build a successful entrepreneurial business today,” says Deborah Aarts, Growth 500 program manager. “As we celebrate 30 years of the Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies program, it’s encouraging to see that entrepreneurship is healthier than ever in this country.”

Steve Mai, CEO and President of Eclipse Automation, shares: “Eclipse Automation is honored to be on the Growth 500 ranking for the fourth consecutive year. With a workforce of 400 employees and a well-established global presence, this achievement certainly reflects our commitment to our clients and the dedication of our team.”

Eclipse Automation has also been named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies in 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 for excellence in business performance. With a focus on streamlining internal processes and investing heavily in employee growth, Eclipse understands the importance of maintaining a highly skilled team to keep the company on the leading edge. Eclipse Automation’s strategic market diversification combined with end-to-end integration has been a driving factor behind the company’s rapid expansion and revenue growth.

 

About the Growth 500

For 30 years, the Growth 500 has been Canada’s most respectable and influential ranking of entrepreneurial achievement. Ranking Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies by five-year revenue growth, the Growth 500—formerly known as the PROFIT 500—profiles the country’s most successful growing businesses. The Growth 500 is produced by Canadian Business. Winners are profiled in a special Growth 500 print issue of Canadian Business (packaged with the October issue of Maclean’s magazine) and online at Growth500.ca and CanadianBusiness.com. For more information on the ranking, visit Growth500.ca.

About Canadian Business

Founded in 1928, Canadian Business is the longest-serving and most-trusted business publication in the country. It is the country’s premier media brand for executives and senior business leaders. It fuels the success of Canada’s business elite with a focus on the things that matter most: leadership, innovation, business strategy and management tactics. Learn more at CanadianBusiness.com.

About Eclipse Automation

Eclipse Automation is a leading supplier of custom automated manufacturing equipment for the energy, health sciences, transportation, consumer/industrial and telecommunications/electronic industries. Located in Canada and the United States, Eclipse’s diverse knowledge and structured processes enable the company to conceptualize, design, build, integrate, install and service custom automation. These expert capabilities, combined with Eclipse’s recent local and global expansion in addition to its record workforce growth, place the company in a prime position to be able to support customers worldwide.

 

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For more information, please contact:

Gilles Blouin
Director of Business Development 

Phone: +1 (519) 620-1906 ext. 715   Fax: +1 (519) 620-2015
Email: gillesb@eclipseautomation.com
Internet: 
www.eclipseautomation.com