Clear Concepts Ranks No. 8 in Manitoba and No. 385 Nationally on the 2014 PROFIT 500

PROFIT magazine unveils 26th annual list of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies

Winnipeg, Manitoba - June 12, 2014 Canadian Business and PROFIT today ranked Clear Concepts No. 385 on the 26th annual PROFIT 500, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. Published in the July issue of Canadian Business and online at, the PROFIT 500 ranks Canadian businesses by their revenue growth over five years.

Clear Concepts made the 2014 PROFIT 500 list with five-year revenue growth of 110%.

“The members of the PROFIT 500 are the elite of the country’s entrepreneurial community,” says James Cowan, Editor-in-Chief of Canadian Business and PROFIT. “Their stories are lessons in business strategy, innovation, management excellence and sheer tenacity.”

“Clear Concepts is honoured to be on the PROFIT 500 ranking,” says Managing Partner Phil Proctor. “This achievement reflects the dedication of our team and the commitment to solving our clients’ business challenges.”

Clear Concepts takes a fresh approach to IT. Partnering with our clients gives us an understanding of the technology needs specific to their businesses and the frustrations experienced in the past. We can design a network that sets a foundation for growth, stability and overall productivity for the whole organization.

In 2013 Clear Concepts competed against 5000 companies and was recognized for two IT World Canada’s CDN (Computer Dealer News) Channel Elite Awards:  “Solution Provider of the Year”; and Gold Medalist for “Best Small Business Solution”.  These National awards recognize IT Solution Providers for their innovation, leadership, and commitment to creating value for their clients.

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 32 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 readership of more than 800,000, 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 Clear Concepts

Clear Concepts is a leading IT solutions provider in Manitoba specializing in expert services that support many small businesses throughout the Province and across Canada.  The company uses state-of-the-art Remote Managed Service (RMS) technology and has a team of qualified experts to remotely maintain and support all aspects of business technology requirements, with little to no intervention required by the client.  Clear Concepts also provides unique customized services accomplished through a comprehensive network assessment.  The outcome is recommendations to eliminate specific IT pain-points so clients can focus on their true business objectives.