MARKHAM, Ontario, Sept. 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Canadian Business and PROFIT today ranked Microdea No. 457 on the 29th annual PROFIT 500, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. Published in the October issue of Maclean’s magazine and at, the PROFIT 500 ranks Canadian businesses by their five-year revenue growth.

Microdea made the 2017 PROFIT 500 list with five-year revenue growth of 90%.

“It is never easy to earn a spot on the PROFIT 500, but this year’s applicant pool was the most competitive yet,” says Deborah Aarts, PROFIT 500 program manager. “This year’s winners demonstrate the resilience, innovation and sheer management smarts it takes to build a thriving business today. Canada—and the world—needs more entrepreneurial success stories like these.”

“We are once again thrilled to be included on the PROFIT 500 list of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies,” says CEO Steve Divitkos. “This marks our fourth consecutive year on this distinguished list of innovative and dynamic Canadian businesses, and our sustained growth and success is truly a testament to the efforts of the entire Microdea team. Microdea’s mission is to ‘keep things rolling’ for the Transportation & Logistics industry, an industry that directly supports over 10 million families across North America. Our commitment to fulfilling this mission has never been stronger, and we’re looking forward to continuing to serve this vital industry for countless years to come.”

About Microdea:
Microdea is a rapidly growing enterprise software company focused on the development, sale and support of document management software and business process automation technology for the transportation and logistics sector. Founded in 1995 and headquartered in Markham, Ontario, Microdea serves a large and diverse customer base across the entire transportation & logistics spectrum. Visit to learn more.

About the PROFIT 500 For 29 years, the PROFIT 500 has been Canada’s most respectable and influential ranking of entrepreneurial achievement. Developed by PROFIT and now published in Maclean’s magazine and at, the PROFIT 500 ranks Canadian companies on five-year revenue growth. For more information on the ranking visit or

About Canadian Business
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Bennett Fitzgibbon, Microdea
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