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HostPapa Ranks 360th on the 2016 PROFIT 500

OAKVILLE, ON, September 15, 2016

Canadian Business and PROFIT today ranked HostPapa No. 360 on the 28th annual PROFIT 500, the definitive ranking of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies. Published in the October issue of Canadian Business and at, the PROFIT 500 ranks Canadian businesses by their five-year revenue growth. HostPapa made the 2016 PROFIT 500 list with five-year revenue growth of 141%.

"HostPapa is honoured to be once again on the PROFIT 500 ranking", says CEO Jamie Opalchuk. "This achievement reflects the strength of our products and services in the web hosting industry but also the dedication of our team." The 2016 ranking marks the fourth consecutive year that HostPapa has appeared on the PROFIT 500 list (2013: rank #51, 2014: rank #251, 2015: rank #301).

"Companies become a part of the PROFIT 500 through innovative thinking, smart strategy and sheer grit," says James Cowan, Editor-in-chief of PROFIT and Canadian Business. "These firms demonstrate what Canadian entrepreneurs can achieve, both at home and across the globe."

About PROFIT and

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

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 HostPapa

Founded in Oakville, Ontario in 2007, HostPapa is proudly Canadian-owned, operated and staffed and takes great pride in providing unparalleled web hosting solutions to customers from every corner of the globe. With over 500,000 websites hosted, HostPapa offers some of the most feature-packed web hosting solutions available on the market today.