Eagle Professional Resources Inc.

Eagle Professional Resources Inc.
PROFIT W100 - Canada's Top Women Entrepreneurs - 2008

PROFIT W100 - Canada's Top Women Entrepreneurs - 2008

October 20, 2008 12:18 ET

PROFIT W100 Rankings Include Eagle President for 7th Straight Year

Janis Grantham Ranks 4th on the PROFIT W100

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 20, 2008) - Janis Grantham, President and Chief Operating Officer of Eagle Professional Resources (Eagle), was again honoured today by PROFIT:Your Guide to Business Success, as she took the 4 place ranking for the fourth consecutive year as one of Canada's Top Women Entrepreneurs in the10th annual PROFIT W100 ranking. Ms. Grantham was the only Ottawa-based business owner to rank on the list.

Grantham first appeared on the list in 2001 when she was ranked #13. Over the last four years, she has maintained a spot near the top of the list.

"Canada's Top Women Entrepreneurs are stronger than ever," says Ian Portsmouth, Editor of PROFIT. "They've continued to grow profitable companies by investing in their people and products while developing new and better ways to do business."

"Profit Magazine is a great resource to Canadian business and their support to women in business is appreciated," commented Grantham. "I am happy and grateful to be on this list, representing the efforts of the Eagle team."

The rankings were announced today on PROFIT Magazine's website and are based on Eagle's FY07/08 revenues. The PROFIT W100 profiles the country's most successful female business owners by ranking Canada's Top Women Entrepreneurs by the annual revenue of their firms. Published in the November issue of PROFIT and online at www.profitmagazine.ca, the PROFIT W100 is Canada's largest annual celebration of entrepreneurial achievement by women.

About PROFIT Magazine

PROFIT: Your Guide to Business Success, is Canada's preeminent publication dedicated to the management issues and opportunities facing small and mid-sized businesses. For more than 25 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 increase their revenues, boost their profitability and get the recognition they deserve for generating positive economic and social change. Published six times a year by Rogers Publishing Ltd., PROFIT is distributed almost exclusively to the chief executives of companies with 5 - 250 employees and annual revenue of $1 million to $25 million, reaching more than 300,000 readers across Canada. Visit PROFIT online at www.PROFITmagazine.ca.

About Eagle

Founded in 1996, Eagle is one Canada's largest and most successful IT staffing companies. A Canadian-owned company with ten (10) offices from coast-to-coast, Eagle specializes in sourcing technology professionals for contract and full-time positions. The company has been named one of Canada's 50 Best managed companies every year since 1999, was named a Top 20 Best Small and Medium Employers in Canada in April 2006 and achieved ISO 9001:2000 certification in June 2006. Eagle is also a very active advocate within the Canadian staffing industry association (ACSESS), supports many charities and provides fourteen (14) scholarships to college students each year. To learn more about Eagle and its network of offices, please visit www.eagleonline.com or call toll-free 1-800-95-NESST (63778). Check out Eagle's blog at http://eagleceonews.blogspot.com.

Contact Information

  • Eagle Professional Resources Inc. (Eagle)
    Dan Gasser
    Marketing Coordinator
    613-234-1810 Ext. 3247
    Toll Free: 1-888-798-8181 Ext. 3247
    Dan_Gasser@eagleonline.com