Toronto – Canarm Ltd. was recognized for overall business performance and sustained growth with the prestigious Canada’s Best Managed Companies designation. The
2019 Best Managed program award winners are amongst the best-in-class of Canadian owned and managed companies with revenues over $15 million demonstrating strategy, capability and commitment to achieve sustainable growth.
Every year, hundreds of entrepreneurial companies compete for this designation in a rigorous and independent process that evaluates the calibre of their management abilities and practices.
“This year’s Best Managed winners are a testament to the success found when businesses invest in talent, innovate intentionally, and think long-term,” said Lorrie King, Partner, Deloitte Private and Co-Leader, Canada’s Best Managed Companies program. “These companies should be proud of this achievement, and their responsibility
in acting as role models for other Canadian businesses.”
Applicants are evaluated by an independent judging panel comprised of representatives from program sponsors in addition to special guest judges. 2019 Best Managed companies share commonalities that include a clear strategy and vision, investment in capability and commitment to talent.
“What has made Canarm a Platinum level winner of Canada’s Best Managed Companies is everything we do begins and ends with the customer. They are the reason!” Jim Cooper, President of Canarm Ltd, is quick to acknowledge how Canarm has achieved this distinguished award for seven consecutive years.
“I will accept this award for all the great dedicated people at Canarm that every day under promise and over deliver to our customers and each other. This makes the perfect combination for success over and over! Platinum level is a testament to the on going dedication of our outstanding people.”
“Companies that earn Platinum Club status, exemplify exceptional vision and leadership and a sustained commitment to growth and innovation,” said Dino Medves, Senior Vice President and Head, CIBC Commercial Banking. “CIBC is proud to recognize these and all of the 2019 Canada’s Best Managed Companies as leaders in their industries.”
2019 winners of the Canada’s Best Managed Companies award will be honoured at the annual Canada’s Best Managed Companies gala in Toronto on April 17, 2019. On the same date, the Best Managed symposium will address leading-edge business issues that are key to the success of today’s business leaders.
–– The Best Managed program is sponsored by Deloitte Private, CIBC, Canadian Business, Smith School of Business, and TMX Group.