HostedBizz Ranks No.36 on the 2019 Growth 500

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

Ottawa ON (September 12, 2019)  Canadian Business and Maclean’s today ranked HostedBizz No. 36 on the 30th annual Growth 500, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies.  They are now ranked as the No. 1 fastest- growing Information Technology company in the region.   Produced by Canada’s premier business and current affairs media brands, the Growth 500 ranks Canadian businesses on five-year revenue growth. Growth 500 winners are profiled in a special print issue of Canadian Business published with Maclean’s magazine and online at and

HostedBizz was launched by co-founders Paul Butcher and Jim Stechyson in 2012 with a single cloud offering, and the vision of building Canada’s best cloud infrastructure service.  The company has seen a substantial pattern of growth over the past five years with incremental sales climbing 1978%.

“We are delighted to be included in the prestigious Growth 500 list for the second consecutive year.  Our growth is accelerating which is a testament to the commitment of our staff as well as the quality of our customers and partners.” Jim Stechyson, Co-founder, HostedBizz

In six short years the service portfolio has grown into an integrated suite of cloud services including cloud servers, backup & disaster recovery, file sync, file archive, hosted desktops, hosted Microsoft solutions, private network access and many others.

“We have been able to deliver into the market opportunity for a full suite of cloud services, all based in sovereign Canada.  This opportunity combined with full technical support and cloud migration assistance from our staff differentiates HostedBizz from the Hyper Cloud vendors.”  Paul Butcher, Co-founder, HostedBizz

With infrastructure located in multiple Canadian data centers, HostedBizz serves customers in Canada, Europe and the US through an integral network of channel partners.


About the Growth 500 

For over 30 years, the Growth 500 has been Canada’s most respectable and influential ranking of entrepreneurial achievement. Ranking Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies by five-year revenue growth, the Growth 500 profiles the country’s most successful growing businesses. The Growth 500 is produced by Canadian Business. Winners are profiled in a special Growth 500 print issue of Canadian Business (packaged with the October issue of Maclean’s magazine) and online at and For more information on the ranking, visit


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


About HostedBizz

HostedBizz was established to offer more than best-in-class technology.  A Cloud Provider built on the commitment of delivering the best cloud infrastructure service experience in the industry. Offering services like scalable on-demand computing, flexible solutions, 100% Canadian operations and no term contracts – so that businesses can grow. Plus, they’re committed to customer service that’s really about service.

For media inquiries please contact Paul Butcher,  (613) 454 -5810,

About Shannon Peck

Hello! I'm Shannon. Nice to meet you. If you're already a HostedBizz partner, we've likely worked together creating custom collateral, or building lead generation campaigns.

I have been working in the tech marketing industry for well over 15 years, and love helping small and medium businesses reach their full sales potential.

To learn more about how I can help you grow your cloud-based offerings, sign on as a HostedBizz partner, and ask to speak with me! If you're already a partner, feel free to reach out. I'm looking forward to chatting!

- Shannon