Daisy on the 2020 Growth List

Daisy Intelligence ranked as No. 118 as Canadian Business unveils its annual list of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies

TORONTO – October 15, 2020 – Canadian Business today ranked Daisy Intelligence No. 118 on the 32nd annual Growth List, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. Produced by Canada’s premier business and current affairs media brands, the Growth List ranks Canadian businesses on five-year revenue growth. Growth List winners are profiled in a special print issue of Canadian Business published with Maclean’s magazine and online at and

Daisy Intelligence made it to the 2020 Growth List with five-year revenue growth of 815%. “The companies on the 2020 Growth List are really exceptional. Their stories are a masterclass in how to survive when the economy throws a curveball. Despite turbulence, the 2020 Growth List companies showed resilience, spirit and, most importantly, empathy and strong leadership,” says Susan Grimbly, Growth List Editor. “As we celebrate over 30 years of the Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies program, it’s encouraging to see that the heart of Canada’s entrepreneurial community beats strong, even in tough times.” Last month, Daisy Intelligence announced its place in the Report on Business ranking of Canada’s Top Growing Companies for the second consecutive year.

“Despite the challenges created by a pandemic, Daisy Intelligence is garnering significant recognition for growth in 2020. Inclusion in the Growth List ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies is an honour, an outstanding achievement for our team, our business partners and a testament to our loyal client base,” says Gary Saarenvirta, Daisy’s Founder and CEO. “Designed to deliver significantly improved financial results for our customers, we owe our success to the value the Daisy Intelligence autonomous AI system provides to our clients and our clients’ belief in our mission.”

Ranking Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies by five-year revenue growth, the Growth List profiles the country's most successful entrepreneurial businesses. Winners are profiled in a special Growth 500 print issue of Canadian Business (packaged with the December issue of Maclean's magazine) and online at and

About the Growth List

For over 30 years, the Growth List ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies (formerly the Growth 500) has been Canada’s most respected and influential ranking of entrepreneurial achievement. Originally developed by PROFIT and now published in a special Growth List print issue of Canadian Business (packaged with the December issue of Maclean’s magazine) and online at and, the Growth List ranks Canadian companies on five-year revenue growth, and the Startup List ranks Canadian new growth companies on two-year revenue growth. For more information on the ranking, visit

About Canadian Business

Founded in 1928, Canadian Business is the longest-serving business publication in the country. It has fuelled the success of Canada’s business elite and, through the Growth List ranking, celebrates leadership, innovation, business strategy and management tactics. Learn more at

About Daisy Intelligence

Daisy is an AI-Powered platform for retail and insurance. Daisy uses reinforcement learning, a branch of AI, and its patent-pending Theory of Retail and Theory of Risk to be truly unique in the marketplace and on the cutting edge of the category management and risk management revolution. Daisy’s platforms, developed by a highly skilled team of 50+ computational scientists, mathematicians and business domain experts analyzes 100% of an organization’s transactions, executing billions of simulations daily to deliver optimized merchandise planning and risk management decisions for its clients.  For additional information visit

Media Contact:

Dave Hochman

DJH Marketing Communications, Inc. (for Daisy)



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