Private Business Growth Award recognizes 10 businesses that look beyond the top line for growth
Aeryon Labs has been announced as a finalist for the 2014 Private Business Growth Award. Presented by Grant Thornton LLP and the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, the award celebrates private businesses that put sustainable growth at the top of their agenda. Ten companies across the country were shortlisted for their ability to achieve growth across five core aspects of their business.
“I want to congratulate all the finalists for being bold enough to look beyond the top line and focus on long-term growth,” said Phil Noble, Executive Partner and Chief Executive Officer, Grant Thornton LLP. “These model private businesses all demonstrate critical skills to ensure sustainable growth, including market development and strategic leadership and as a result, they have built strong companies of which they should be proud. Not only does each of them contribute to the communities in which they operate, they are a source of pride for Canada both at home, and in some cases, abroad.”
Aeryon Labs has been selected as a finalist in two of seven categories (Emerging Exporter and Consumer Products & Technology) for the Ontario Export Awards. The winner of the Ontario Export Awards Exporter of the Year will be selected from the group of finalist companies and announced at the Ontario Export Awards Gala Awards Luncheon on Tuesday, November 25, 2014 in Toronto.
Presented by the Canadian Manufactures & Exporters (CME) and Glacier Media, the Ontario Export Awards are a division of the Canada Export Awards. The Ontario Export Awards highlight the innovative approaches and contributions of Ontario export companies and the individuals who create those success stories.
Read more on the Ontario Export Awards website.
In March 2014, Aeryon Labs’ Business Development Manager, Andy Buck, visited the company’s reseller partner, TEK Chile. The following is a translated (from Spanish) excerpt from an article on the TEK Chile website.
Forestry companies are required to complete extensive pre and post-harvest inventories of their operating areas to ensure business models are up-to-date, as well as meet industry and government regulations. Business models include tree height growth curves and restocking of harvested cutblocks that must meet government silvicultural standards.
This case study describes how Integrated Information Systems Ltd. (I2S Ltd.) combines aerial images and data with GIS software solutions for one of their forestry clients’ post-harvest inventory projects.
Earlier this week, two members of the Halton Regional Police Service were bestowed with a prestigious award during the 2013 International Association of Chiefs of Police Conference in Philadelphia.
The "Excellence in Police Aviation" award, sponsored by Bell Helicopter, was accepted by Detective Dave Banks and Constable Andrew Olesen for their efforts in the concept, research, formation and operation of a small Unmanned Aerial Vehicle program for the police service.