TORONTO - AcuityAds Holdings Inc. (TSX: AT, OTCQX: ACUIF) ('AcuityAds' or 'Company'), a technology leader that provides targeted digital media solutions enabling advertisers to connect intelligently with audiences across digital advertising channels, received the Deloitte Enterprise Fast 15 award, an awards category that is part of the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 program.
This leadership category recognizes the fastest-growing enterprise-level technology, media, and telecommunications companies in Canada by revenue-growth percentage over the last four years of operation.
AcuityAds' Co-Founder and CEO Tal Hayek comments, 'We are extremely honoured to be named yet again to the Deloitte Enterprise 15 list as one of Canada's top technology companies. We are proud to be amongst the thought-leaders with a reputation for innovation in this burgeoning industry.'
'We're delighted to recognize Enterprise Fast 15 winners, who are amongst the elite of Canada's technology sector, achieving world-class results and helping shape and transform the industry,' said Erica Pretorius, partner and national leader for the Technology Fast 50 program at Deloitte Canada. 'Enterprise Fast 15 winners join the ranks of other global leaders across Canada. Their competitive drive, integrity and vision for the future propels and strengthens Canadian innovation. I can't wait to see where they take us moving forward.'
The Company also announced that it ranked on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America.
About the Deloitte Technology Fast 50
The Deloitte Technology Fast 50 program is Canada's pre-eminent technology awards program. Celebrating business growth, innovation and entrepreneurship, the program features distinct categories, including the Technology Fast 50 ranking, Enterprise Fast 15, and Companies-to-Watch. The program also recognizes companies within the North American Technology Fast 500 ranking, identifying technology companies in the United States and Canada. The 2020 program sponsors include Deloitte, RBC, CBRE, Clarity Recruitment, and Lafond.
About Deloitte's 2020 Technology Fast 500
Now in its 26th year, Deloitte's Technology Fast 500 provides a ranking of the fastest-growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies - both public and private - in North America. Technology Fast 500 award winners are selected based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2016 to 2019.
In order to be eligible for Technology Fast 500 recognition, companies must own proprietary intellectual property or technology that is sold to customers in products that contribute to a majority of the company's operating revenues. Companies must have base-year operating revenues of at least US$50,000, and current-year operating revenues of at least US$5 million. Additionally, companies must be in business for a minimum of four years and be headquartered within North America.
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AcuityAds is a leading technology company that provides marketers a powerful and holistic solution for digital advertising across all ad formats and screens to amplify reach and Share of Attention throughout the customer journey. Via its unique, data-driven insights, real-time analytics and industry-leading activation platform based on proprietary Artificial Intelligence technology, AcuityAds leverages an integrated ecosystem of partners for data, inventory, brand safety and fraud prevention, offering unparalleled, trusted solutions that the most demanding marketers require to be successful in the digital era.
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