TORONTO – November 15, 2018 – TouchBistro announced today it is one of the select few companies that have won three prestigious Deloitte award programs in a single year. The company is ranked number #24 on the Deloitte Technology Fast 50™ for Canada; has been honored with the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Leadership award presented to no more than three companies each year; and is ranked number #122 on the Deloitte 2018 Technology Fast 500™ in North America.
Only seven Canadian companies have been triple-winners in these programs between 2013 and 2017: Shopify, Hootsuite, GeoTab, PointClickCare, Klick Health, Aeryon Labs and Big Blue Bubble.
“To say we are honored to be a triple-award winner in these prestigious programs is truly an understatement. It is humbling to be recognized among these industry leaders for our innovative technology and leadership,” says Alex Barrotti, Founder and CEO of TouchBistro. “TouchBistro’s vision is a passion shared and pursued by our entire team. Each day, we get a step closer to achieving that vision thanks to our commitment to be bold and exceptional, and make a positive impact on the segment we serve. I accept these awards on behalf of our stellar team.”
TouchBistro iPad POS is built from the ground up to work as the heart of a restaurant’s operations. It streamlines and simplifies all aspects of running a restaurant – from order taking, payment processing, menu management, and accounting to reporting, inventory management, staff scheduling, and customer loyalty. TouchBistro has been deployed in more than 15,000 restaurants across 100 countries.
The Deloitte Technology Fast 50™ annual award recognized 50 Canadian technology companies with the highest revenue-growth percentage over the past four years for their rapid revenue growth, entrepreneurial spirit, and bold innovation. Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™ ranks the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences, and energy tech companies — both public and private — in North America, based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2014 to 2017.
The Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Leadership award is presented to winners for effective management and market attractiveness in a high-growth, competitive market. Winners are selected by a judging panel based on four key criteria: competitive advantage, growth and market attractiveness; management effectiveness and organization; and financial performance. Leadership Award winners demonstrate innovation, leadership and dominate in their sector to join the ranks of other Canadian global leaders.
TouchBistro is an iPad POS built for restaurant people, by restaurant people – with every feature designed to meet the unique needs and fast pace of the foodservice industry. TouchBistro has powered over 15,000 restaurants in more than 100 countries and helps restaurateurs run better businesses and makes managing a restaurant easier. TouchBistro offers in-depth training and free 24/7 technical support provided by POS specialists who have also worked in the restaurant industry. With offices in Toronto, New York, Austin, Chicago, London, and Mexico City, TouchBistro is a global POS leader and is changing the way restaurateurs worldwide run their businesses. TouchBistro offers a 30-day free downloadable trial. Additional information is available at www.touchbistro.com.
About the Deloitte Technology Fast 50™
The Deloitte Technology Fast 50 program is Canada’s pre-eminent technology awards program. Celebrating business growth, innovation and entrepreneurship, the program features three distinct categories including the Technology Fast 50 Ranking, Companies-to-Watch Awards (early-stage Canadian tech companies with the potential to be a future Deloitte Technology Fast 50 candidate) and the Leadership Awards (companies that demonstrate technological leadership and innovation within the industry.) Program sponsors include Deloitte, 3C Innovation, BCF Business Law, Bank of Montreal, Bennett Jones, CBRE, First West Capital and OMERS Ventures. For further information, visit www.fast50.ca.
About Deloitte’s 2018 Technology Fast 500™
Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 provides a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies — both public and private — in North America. Technology Fast 500 award winners are selected based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2014 to 2017.
In order to be eligible for Technology Fast 500 recognition, companies must own proprietary intellectual property or technology that is sold to customers in products that contribute to a majority of the company’s operating revenues. Companies must have base-year operating revenues of at least $50,000 USD, and current-year operating revenues of at least $5 million USD. Additionally, companies must be in business for a minimum of four years and be headquartered within North America.
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