Top 100 fastest-growing companies in B.C. in 2015

Ranked by percentage growth in revenue between 2010 and 2014

Published in BIV's print edition on August 25, 2015. The online edition of the list has been updated and expanded to the Top 135 as of August 28 and includes a company that was omitted from the print edition due to a technical error (#24). Companies must be headquartered in B.C. and have had at least $50,000 in sales or revenue in 2010 and at least $1 million in 2014 to qualify. Sources: Interviews with companies below and BIV research. USD converted to CAD using Bank of Canada's average yearly rate depending on company's fiscal year-end.  Other companies may have ranked but did not respond to information requests by deadline.

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Rank '15FootnotesCompanyTop local executive(s)OwnershipProduct/serviceYear foundedTotal worldwide staff '10Total worldwide staff '14Revenue 2010Revenue 2014Revenue growth 2010-2014
1 Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd
200 Granville St Suite 354, Vancouver V6C 1S4
Phone: 604-688-5755
Jeffery Tygesen (CEO); Steeve Thibeault (CFO) TSX, NYSE, Nasdaq:TRQ International mineral exploration, development and mining 1994 1,347 2,897 $82,162,332 $1,815,944,898 2,110.19%
2 Revenue 2010: Finance income and foreign exchange gain Copper Mountain Mining Corp
700 Pender St W Suite 1700, Vancouver V6C 1G8
Phone: 604-682-2992
Jim O'Rourke (president and CEO); Rod Shier (CFO) TSX:CUM Copper, gold and silver mining 2006 415 $12,789,660 $265,675,927 1,977.27%
3 Sandstorm Gold Ltd
400 Burrard St Suite 1400, Vancouver V6C 3A6
Phone: 604-689-0234
Nolan Watson (president, CEO and chair); David Awram (senior executive VP and director) TSX:SSL Provides financing to gold mining companies in exchange for gold streams and royalties on production 2007 12 20 $3,242,125 $62,397,623 1,824.59%
4 No. BC staff 2010: Includes Plutonic staff in 2010; Worldwide staff 2010: Includes Plutonic staff in 2010 Alterra Power Corp
888 Dunsmuir St Suite 600, Vancouver V6C 3K4
Phone: 604-669-4999
Ross Beaty (executive chair); John Carson (CEO); Lynda Freeman (CFO) TSX:AXY Renewable energy producer with operations in North America, South America, Iceland and Europe 2008 150 150 $5,207,174 $78,366,484 1,404.97%
5 Equicare Health
2020 Yukon St Suite 201, Vancouver V5Y 3N8
Phone: 604-708-9075
Len Grenier (CEO) Privately held Provider of comprehensive care co-ordination software that improves clinical outcomes for patients and enables care providers to operate more efficiently 2006 17 24 $225,703 $2,942,175 1,203.56%

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