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PROFIT and Canadian Business release list of Canada’s Top New Growth Companies

Canadian Business and PROFIT today ranked Vertical Staffing Resources Inc. No. 41 on the Startup 50 ranking of Canada’s Top New Growth Companies. Published in the October issue of Canadian Business and at PROFITguide.com, the Startup 50 ranks young Canadian businesses on the basis of their percentage two-year revenue growth.

Vertical Staffing Resources Inc. made the 2016 Startup 50 list with a 2 -year growth rate of 144%.

“These young companies promise to transform Canada’s economy through innovation and determination,” says James Cowan, Editor-in-chief of PROFIT and Canadian Business. “Their stories of early success are truly inspiring.”

“As a Canadian owned and operated company, we are honored to be listed as the 41st 2016 Startup 50 winners. When we started Vertical in 2013, our hopes were to change the staffing industry landscape in a positive way. This ranking and recognition is a true testament of how that dream is quickly becoming a reality in such a short period of time.” says Anthony Calce, President and CEO of Vertical Staffing Resources Inc.

Vertical is an Industrial Specific Temporary and Permanent Recruitment Specialist firm, opening its doors for the first time in January of 2013 in Brampton, ON. Since then, the organization has experienced significant growth to over five (5) Branches in five (5) major cities in Ontario including Mississauga, Brampton, Hamilton, Stoney Creek and Guelph. Vertical has plans to open up three (3) more offices in Quebec and Vancouver by Q1 2017, making them a National Recruitment Firm.

Along with being listed as the 41st Canada’s Top New Growth Company by PROFIT and Canadian Business Magazine, Vertical has also been named as one of the “Best Staffing Companies to do Business with” by Readers Choice and the Mississauga News for 2013.

“Vertical is a unique Industrial Specific Staffing organization that is process and KPI driven. Our employees are held to a standard regarding their attendance and qualifications screening. They are measured and held accountable by their ability to adhere to that standard. This is what sets us apart from our competition and provides a better service for our clients.” says Anthony Calce, President and CEO who goes on to add “Technology and innovation is a big part of what we provide to our clients and employees. In this day and age if you are not making things easy for people or taking away problems for them, in any business, you are not moving forward or gaining momentum.”


About PROFIT & PROFITguide.com

PROFIT: Your Guide to Business Success is Canada’s preeminent media brand dedicated to the management issues and opportunities facing small and mid-sized businesses. For 34 years, Canadian entrepreneurs across a vast array of economic sectors have remained loyal to PROFIT because it’s a timely and reliable source of actionable information that helps them achieve business success and get the recognition they deserve for generating positive economic and social change. Visit PROFIT online at PROFITguide.com.


About Canadian Business

Founded in 1928, Canadian Business is the longest-serving, best-selling and most-trusted business publication in the country. With a total brand readership of more than 1.1 million, it is the country’s premier media brand for executives and senior business leaders. It fuels the success of Canada’s business elite with a focus on the things that matter most: leadership, innovation, business strategy and management tactics. We provide concrete examples of business achievement, thought-provoking analysis and compelling storytelling, all in an elegant package with bold graphics and great photography. Canadian Business—what leadership looks like.


About Vertical Staffing Resources Inc.

Vertical Staffing Resources is a market-focused, process-centered organization that develops and delivers innovative Industrial Staffing solutions. We pride ourselves in providing exemplary customer service by going above and beyond to ensure our clients and employees are completely satisfied.


About Vertical Staffing Resources Inc.

Founded in 2013, Vertical is an Industrial Specific Temporary and Permanent recruitment firm concentrating in five key Verticals such as Logistics, Manufacturing, Transportation, Automotive and Packaging Assembly positions. With a heavy focus on technology, KPI tracking and innovative recruitment initiatives, Vertical has quickly become one of the fastest growing young startup companies in Canada.

Media contact

Harman Mundair
Manager, Corporate Communication
Vertical Staffing Resources Inc.
905.593.0937 ext. 1302