Eagle Professional Resources Inc.

Eagle Professional Resources Inc.

October 18, 2005 08:00 ET

Fourth Consecutive Quarter of Growth for Eagle: Eagle Celebrates Nine Years of Business and 36 Profitable Quarters!

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 18, 2005) - Eagle announced year end financial results today, with annual revenues of $87.7 million for the fiscal year ending August 31, 2005. Q4 was Eagle's fourth consecutive quarter of growth with revenues exceeding $24 Million, representing an 18% increase from the same quarter last year. This quarter also marked Eagle's 36th consecutive profitable quarter.

Eagle enjoyed some very positive news and accomplishments in fiscal 2005. Among the highlights for the year, Eagle was recognized as one of Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies for the sixth consecutive year. Eagle's President and COO, Janis Grantham, was named Ottawa Business Woman of the Year at the Consumer Choice Awards, in addition to being one of Canada's Top 100 Women Business Owners and #6 among Canada's Top 100 Most Powerful Women. Bill Hanniman, Eagle's Vice President Western Canada was named to the list of Calgary's Top 40 under 40.

Throughout the year, Eagle maintained its commitment to corporate social responsibility with donations in excess of $55,000 to the Children's Aid Foundation, Eagle's major charity. Eagle continued to support IT education through Eagle's fourteen annual scholarships worth $500 each. Eagle matched contributions from staff to make significant contributions to both the Tsunami and the Katrina Relief funds. In addition, Eagle sponsored a number of charitable initiatives including the very popular Young Author's and Illustrator's Conference in Ottawa that allowed 600 children to experience the delight of the arts.

"Eagle is executing well, and having overcome some significant hurdles this year, we are very positive that Fiscal 2006 will be a year of growth for Eagle and the whole staffing industry", said Kevin Dee, Eagle's CEO. "Eagle's core values of Team, Integrity and Excellence are lived every day and reflected in the business success that we enjoy and in the support that we continue to give to our communities."

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.
    Lisa Murray
    Marketing Communications Specialist
    (613) 234-1810 Ext. 3225 or 1-888-798-8181 Ext. 3225
    lisa_murray@eagleonline.com