VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 14, 2011) - Groupworks Financial Corp. (TSX VENTURE:GWC) has been recognized as one of the fastest growing emerging companies in Canada as part of the 12thannual PROFIT HOT ranking. Groupworks Financial Corp. is a leading provider of employee benefits, group retirement services and HR consulting services, offering innovative solutions to more than 1,000 corporate clients across Canada and is listed on the TSX Venture exchange.

"Receiving this accolade for the second year running is such an honour and a testament to the client service efforts of the people we have at Groupworks," says Chief Executive Officer, Laurie Goldberg. "Our people are the difference and they have set a new benchmark for quality and creativeness in the benefits, group retirement and HR industry."

The PROFIT HOT 50 is the definitive ranking of Canada's Top New Growth Companies. Published in the October issue of PROFIT magazine and online at, the PROFIT HOT 50 ranks young firms by two-year revenue growth.

"The PROFIT HOT 50 exhibits all the traits that underpin business success," says editor, Ian Portsmouth. "With good products, persistent and focused leaders and motivated teams, Canada's Top New Growth Companies have achieved enviable growth rates despite a shaky economy."

Among its recent accomplishments, Groupworks has expanded its national footprint across 7 provinces with 14 offices throughout Canada.

The Company continues to introduce innovative products and customized services to deliver cost competitive solutions to our clients, thus providing them the tools to attract and reward their employees, while also effectively managing their HR costs.

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About Groupworks Financial Corp.

Groupworks Financial Corp. is a leading employee benefits and pension consulting firm in Canada. With a growing national footprint and fourteen offices across seven provinces, Groupworks is bringing together the leading advisors in the industry, offering innovative and customized HR, benefit and pension solutions to its clients. Additional corporate information is available at

Contact Information:

Groupworks Financial Corp.
Brevan Canning
(204) 295-8860