Top 100 tech companies in B.C. in 2015

Ranked by number of employees in B.C. in 2015

Top 100 published in BIV's print edition on May 12, 2015. Top 125 published online the same day. Sources: Interviews with companies below and BIV research. Other companies may have ranked but did not respond to information requests by deadline.

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Rank '15FootnotesCompanyTop executive(s)Products or servicesHead office (city) locationYear foundedNo. of B.C. staff '14No. of B.C. staff '15
1 Telus Corp
555 Robson St, Vancouver, BC V6B 3K9

Phone: 604-697-8044
Joe Natale (president and CEO); John Gossling (EVP and CFO); Darren Entwistle (executive chair) Communications products and services Vancouver 1998 8,200 8,200
2 No. BC staff 2015: BIV estimate Shaw Communications Inc
1067 Cordova St W, Vancouver, BC V6C 3T5

Phone: 888-472-2222
J.R. Shaw (executive chair); Peter Bissonnette (president); Bradley Shaw (CEO) Diversified communications company Calgary 1966 5,140 5,140
3 No. BC staff 2015: As of December 31, 2013; No. BC staff 2014: As of December 31, 2013; No. staff worldwide 2015: As of December 31, 2013; Worldwide staff 2014: As of December 31, 2013 Bell Canada
2925 Virtual Way, Vancouver, BC V5M 4X6

Phone: 604-678-7500
George Cope (president and CEO, BCE and Bell Canada) Communications products and services Montreal 1880 2,600 2,600
4 LifeLabs Medical Laboratory Services
3680 Gilmore Way, Burnaby, BC V5G 4V8

Phone: 604-431-5005
Sue Paish (president and CEO) Laboratory testing services Toronto 1969 2,000 2,000
5 Revenue 2014: Converted from USD at 1.1045; Revenue 2013: Converted from USD at 1.0299 Electronic Arts
4330 Sanderson Way, Burnaby, BC V5G 4X1

Phone: 604-456-3600
Jon Lutz (VP, financial planning and strategy); Matt Bilbey (SVP and group GM) Interactive entertainment software Redwood City, Calif. 1982 1,300 1,300

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