DELOITTE & TOUCHE

DELOITTE & TOUCHE

September 14, 2007 10:20 ET

Media Alert-Deloitte: Awards Gala to Reveal 50 Fastest Growing Technology Companies in Canada-With Eight Calgary-Based Companies Receiving Awards

Special guest speaker, Tom Hodsen, president of SMART Technologies to deliver keynote address

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Sept. 14, 2007) -

Attention News and Photo Editors



WHAT: Celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2007, the Deloitte Technology
Fast 50 annual awards Gala will feature the winners of Canada's 50
fastest growing technology companies.

Four separate categories will be announced at the Gala, including
the Technology Fast 50 Ranking, Leadership Awards,
Companies-to-Watch, and a NEW award, the Deloitte Technology
Green 15, which recognizes companies creating innovative,
important, and economically viable intellectual property in the
burgeoning field of green technology.

WHO: Calgary-based Deloitte Technology Fast 50-Ranked technology
companies and applicants will be in attendance

WHEN: Wednesday, September 19
Registration: 5pm
Formal reception: 5:30pm

WHERE: Divino's
113 8th Ave SW
Calgary AB

CONTACT: Lana Jensen
Marketing Manager
lanajensen@deloitte.ca
403-503-1353 office
403-703-8353 mobile

ABOUT: About the Deloitte Technology Fast 50
This year marks the 10th anniversary of the Deloitte
Technology Fast 50 program, which celebrates business growth,
innovation and entrepreneurship. The program features four
distinct categories including the Technology Fast 50 Ranking,
Companies-to-Watch Awards (early-stage Canadian tech companies
in business less than five years, with the potential to be a
future Deloitte Technology Fast 50 candidate,) Leadership Awards
(companies that demonstrate technological leadership in four
industry subcategories: hardware/semiconductor, software,
telecommunications and emerging technologies) and the Deloitte
Technology Green 15 Awards (recognizing companies creating
innovative and economically viable intellectual property in the
field of green technology.) Program sponsors include Deloitte,
Gowlings, GrowthWorks, CIBC World Markets, Stonewood Group,
Behr & Associates, and CATAAlliance. For further information,
visit www.fast50.ca.

Contact Information

  • Deloitte & Touche LLP
    Lana Jensen
    Marketing Manager
    (403) 503-1353; Mobile: (403) 703-8353
    Email: lanajensen@deloitte.ca