Eagle Professional Resources Inc.

Eagle Professional Resources Inc.

October 24, 2005 12:03 ET

Eagle: Janis Grantham Ranks #4 on Canada's Top 100 Women Business Owners List, Ottawa Business Owner Listed Among Canadian Female Elite

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 24, 2005) - Eagle is please to announce that Janis Grantham, President and COO of Eagle Professional Resources (Eagle) has been ranked number 4 on the PROFIT W100 ranking of Canada's Top Women Entrepreneurs. Ms. Grantham climbs from last year's 6th place ranking. She is one of only three Ottawa based business owners to be named to the list and the only one to make it into the top 10. The ranking is produced by PROFIT: Your Guide to Business Success magazine.

This is the seventh year of that the annual PROFIT W100 has been published and the fifth consecutive year that Ms. Grantham has been ranked on the list. The PROFIT W100 ranks Canada's Top Women Entrepreneurs by the annual revenue of their firms and profiles the country's most successful female business owners. The ranking was based on Eagle's 2005 revenues of $88.9 million. Published in the November issue of PROFIT and online at PROFITguide.com, the PROFIT W100 is Canada's largest annual celebration of entrepreneurial achievement by women.

"Eagle's success stems from our core values of Team, Integrity and Excellence which are integral to how we do business," said Janis Grantham, President and COO of Eagle. "I would like to take this opportunity to thank our employees, our clients and our contractors across the country for their continued trust and for helping Eagle achieve the success that is recognized by rankings such as the PROFIT W100."

"We're happy to welcome the 2005 PROFIT W100 winners to this distinguished group of peers," says Ian Portsmouth, editor. "Canada's Top Women Entrepreneurs are generating growth both at home and abroad."

The complete Top 100 Women Business Owners ranking is available online at www.profitguide.com.

About PROFIT Magazine

PROFIT: Your Guide to Business Success, offers news, strategies, tips, interviews and other resources to entrepreneurs leading Canada's fastest-growing companies. Each year PROFIT-which currently reaches more than 400,000 readers nationally - hosts a number of events that bring together business leaders in the fast-growth segment and champions the interests of those leaders. PROFIT was founded in April 1982 as Canada's first national magazine geared to entrepreneurs. Visit PROFITguide.com.

About Eagle

Eagle is a 100% Canadian owned Information Technology (IT) staffing company with offices across Canada. Founded in 1996, Eagle is widely recognized as a national leader in the IT staff augmentation field and is an active member in industry organizations such as ACSESS. Eagle is noted for its team-based, highly ethical business practices highlighted by being named one of Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies for six consecutive years. To learn more about Eagle and its network of offices, please visit www.eagleonline.com or call toll-free 1-800-95-NESST (63778).

Contact Information

  • Eagle Professional Resources Inc. (Eagle)
    Lisa Murray
    Marketing Communications Specialist
    (613) 234-1810 ext. 3225 or 1 (888) 798-8181 ext. 3225