PROFIT and Canadian Business unveil annual list of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies

P500 Logo-2016-ADS (Blue)TORONTO, ON (September 15, 2016) Canadian Business and PROFIT today ranked AskingCanadians 139 on the 28th annual PROFIT 500, which ranks Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies based on their five-year revenue growth.

AskingCanadians placed in the top third of this year’s list with a 500 per cent increase in revenue from 2010 to 2015.

“Companies become a part of the PROFIT 500 through innovative thinking, smart strategy and sheer grit,” said James Cowan, Editor-in-chief of PROFIT and Canadian Business. “These firms demonstrate what Canadian entrepreneurs can achieve, both at home and across the globe.”

Delvinia CEO Adam Froman attributes AskingCanadians’ remarkable growth to a number of factors including its commitment to R&D, continually testing emerging and innovative technologies to collect data, providing customer service to panellists, and building an experienced and consultative sales team to serve the Canadian marketplace.

“AskingCanadians is honoured to be included on the PROFIT 500 ranking,” Froman said. “This achievement reflects the strength of our business in the Canadian market and the dedication of our team to servicing our clients, building new business, and growing the AskingCanadians brand across Canada, making us the dominant data collection company in the country.”

The PROFIT 500 ranking is published in the October issue of Canadian Business and online at

For more about the evolution and growth of AskingCanadians, click here to read the profile in the latest issue of Canadian Business.

About AskingCanadians
AskingCanadians, a Delvinia company, is an online data collection firm with access to a research community of 600,000 Canadians who have opted-in to participate in online surveys that significantly influence today’s leading brands. Established in 2005, AskingCanadians owns and manages the AskingCanadians online research community and its French counterpart Qu’en pensez vous. AskingCanadians is dedicated to enabling market researchers to quickly gather and deliver high quality information from Canadian consumers. AskingCanadians and Qu’en pensez vous are built through incentive partnerships with Aeroplan, Hudson’s Bay Rewards, Walmart, PETRO-POINTS, Pure rewards and VIA Préférence. The result is an average response rate that eclipses the industry. For more information, please visit

About PROFIT and
PROFIT: Your Guide to Business Success is Canada’s preeminent media brand dedicated to the management issues and opportunities facing small and mid-sized businesses. For 34 years, Canadian entrepreneurs across a vast array of economic sectors have remained loyal to PROFIT because it’s a timely and reliable source of actionable information that helps them achieve business success and get the recognition they deserve for generating positive economic and social change. Visit PROFIT online at

About Canadian Business
Founded in 1928, Canadian Business is the longest-serving, best-selling and most-trusted business publication in the country. With a total brand readership of more than 1.1 million, 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. We provide concrete examples of business achievement, thought-provoking analysis and compelling storytelling, all in an elegant package with bold graphics and great photography. Canadian Business—what leadership looks like.