CanadaWheels.ca Ranked on Globe and Mail Canada’s Top Growing Companies
September 27, 2019
CanadaWheels.ca places No.149 on The Globe and Mail’s ranking of Canada’s Top Growing Companies.
CanadaWheels is pleased to announce it placed No. 149 on the Globe and Mail’s ranking of Canada’s Top Growing Companies. CanadaWheels earned its spot with a three-year growth of 244%.
Since their founding in 2012, CanadaWheels has helped thousands of Canadians find the right products for their car. “We’re so excited to rank among Canada’s Top Growing Companies,” says Head of Marketing, Clinton Sosnoski “it’s been a long journey, and this recognition is a great honour. It’s extremely motivating to know that we’re building something Canadians can be proud of.” CanadaWheels’ Head of Technology, Mehdi Salehi, added “We are delighted and gratified to be ranked among Canada’s Top Growing Companies as a member of the CanadaWheels family. It has been challenging and interesting times working with a company within the intersection of information technology, business, and the automotive industry. We are constantly working on technological solutions, elevating our company to the next level and offer more services to Canadians and beyond.”
Launched in 2019, the Canada’s Top Growing Companies ranking program aims to celebrate entrepreneurial achievement in Canada by identifying and amplifying the success of growth-minded, independent businesses in Canada.
“We created the Canada’s Top Growing Companies program because we believe there is much Report on Business readers can learn from the successes of the country’s best entrepreneurs,” says Derek DeCloet, Editor of Report on Business and Executive Editor at The Globe and Mail. “We’re excited to be telling their stories.”
“The 400 companies on the inaugural Report on Business ranking of Canada’s Top Growing Companies ranking demonstrate ambition, innovation and tremendous business acumen,” says Phillip Crawley, Publisher and CEO of The Globe and Mail. “Their contributions to the economy help to make Canada a better place, and warrant commendation.”
Cars and trucks are in the DNA of CanadaWheels; by collaborating with brands like American Racing, Enkei, Touren, Bridgestone, and Goodyear they have generated a direct feedback loop between the customer and the brand, thereby strengthening the auto parts industry as a whole. By lowering retail costs for consumers, and providing better feedback for manufacturers, CanadaWheels plans to reinvent the retail model, and they are eagerly anticipating their upcoming expansion into international markets. With the development of USAwheels.com nearing completion, CanadaWheels plans to bring their top tier service and selection to their eager customers south of the border. Since being the first in Canada to adopt visualization technology, introduce free shipping deals, and build a “staggered fitment” search engine for sportscars, CanadaWheels has demonstrated repeatedly their desire to advance the automotive industry. CanadaWheels strives to deliver the best customer experience and to produce unparalleled technology. This link between customer service and technological advancement is what has set them apart in the e-commerce industry, and is where their true foundation for growth stems from.
Read the full listing of Canada’s Top Growing Companies here
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Founded in 2012, CanadaWheels is the #1 online retailer of wheels, tires, and automotive accessories in Canada. Specializing in passenger cars, trucks, and SUVs, their mission has been to provide a fast, affordable, and worry-free online purchasing experience. Driven by a passion for technology, and delivering the best customer experience available, CanadaWheels.ca offers the widest selection and best prices on the market.
Media Contact, Clinton Sosnoski, CMO, [email protected]