2010 brought cautious optimism and expected relief from the worst storm to hit the Canadian economy since the Great Depression. However, the reality is that Canada's ICT industry encountered many of the same challenges in 2010 as it did the previous two years. The Top 250 Canadian ICT Companies appearing on the 2011 Edition of the Branham300 increased revenues by 3.66 percent to $73.93 billion, up from $71.32 billion in 2009 but still trailing the $75.97 billion generated in 2008. While this year's Branham300 data does reveal some positive trends, it also indicates that the recovery of Canada's innovative ICT industry is still a work in progress.
The 2011 Edition of the Branham300 consists of the following major listings:
The Branham300 also recognizes the leaders within each of the sectors of the Canadian ICT industry:
Further details and analysis on the 2011 Edition of the Branham300 can be found in the article "Canada's ICT sector: a work in progress", which is also featured as the cover story in the April 2011 issue of Backbone Magazine.
The 2011 Edition of Branham's annual report – Canada's ICT Industry: A National Perspective – is now available. The report provides in-depth analysis of Canada's leading ICT companies based on Branham300 aggregate data that has been collected during the past three years. It includes over 90 figures and 15 tables, as it provides comprehensive intelligence on key industry metrics (revenue, revenue growth, revenue per employee, research & development investment, general & administrative costs, sales & marketing expenses, national and international revenue sources) along with extensive discussion on the happenings within the Canadian ICT industry during the past three years. To learn more about this year's report, receive a copy or learn more about its contents, please contact us.
The list represents a snapshot of the companies surveyed at a specific point in time according to specific criteria. Where estimates were provided, these estimates have not been updated to reflect actual figures.
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