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HostPapa Makes the 2017 PROFIT 500 for the 5th year

– Canadian Business unveils 29th annual list of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies –

Burlington, ON, September 15, 2017 - HostPapa, Inc., a Canadian-owned and operated web hosting and cloud service provider, is proud to announce that they have once again achieved a place on the Canadian PROFIT 500 list of fastest growing companies for the fifth consecutive year. This year is the 29th annual definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies by their five-year revenue growth, and will be published in the October issue of Maclean’s magazine and at

“It is never easy to earn a spot on the PROFIT 500, but this year’s applicant pool was the most competitive yet,” says Deborah Aarts, PROFIT 500 program manager. “This year’s winners demonstrate the resilience, innovation and sheer management smarts it takes to build a thriving business today. Canada—and the world—needs more entrepreneurial success stories like these.”

HostPapa’s Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Jamie Opalchuk, highlights the strength and dedication of his team in the company’s ability to maintain their place on this prestigious list. “I am incredibly proud of all the hard work and commitment that our team contributes on a daily basis to help build this business and take care of our most important asset: our clients.” he says. “ These efforts truly show in these results, providing us the privilege of once again being listed as one of the fastest-growing companies in Canada. Being able to maintain a place on the PROFIT 500 list is not only indicative of our revenue-growth, but also what lies behind that: a team of people who are dedicated to serving our customers and enhancing our business, and an innovative range of cloud and web hosting solutions.”

About HostPapa

HostPapa, based in Burlington, Ontario, is a web hosting and cloud-based service provider to small businesses across the globe. HostPapa’s commitment is to provide a complete array of enterprise-grade solutions to every small business owner. These services, traditionally out of reach to smaller businesses, are offered in a one-stop shop, making it quick and easy for customers to select the services they need to grow their business. HostPapa backs these offerings with 24-7 award-winning multi-lingual customer support provided by the PapaSquad team of experts.

About the PROFIT 500

For 29 years, the PROFIT 500 has been Canada’s most respectable and influential ranking of entrepreneurial achievement. Developed by PROFIT and now published in Maclean’s magazine and at, the PROFIT 500 ranks Canadian companies on five-year revenue growth. For more information on the ranking visit or

About Canadian Business

Founded in 1928, Canadian Business is the longest-serving and most-trusted business publication in the country. 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. Learn more at



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