(PRWEB) March 16, 2007
SecureTRANSIT Inc. of Halifax, Nova Scotia has been named one of the "Top 25 Up and Coming IT Companies in Canada" by the Branham Group, a respected Canadian consultancy specializing in the IT sector. Since opening their doors in January, 2006, SecureTRANSIT has experienced exceptional growth, growing from 6 initial employees to a staff of over 25 by Q1 2007. "It is an honor to be recognized by Branham, particularly after such a short time in business" said SecureTRANSIT's Director of Marketing, Peter Lawrence. "It's a true testament that our business model is strong and that there is growing demand for our products."
The Branham Group's Top 25 Up and Comers is a listing of companies Branham Group believes could be the next who's who in the Canadian IT sector.
SecureTRANSIT's APIS solutions for the aviation industry have experienced tremendous success, highlighted by a recent partnership with AIRINC, a World Leader in Transportation Communications and Systems Engineering. SecureTRANSIT has expanded into the United States by opening a sales office in Boston SecureTRANSIT's Maritime office in located in the prestigious Purdy's Wharf office complex in downtown Halifax. "The work force in Halifax is strong, and we want to continue to capitalize on it", says Kenny Young, a co-founder and VP of Business Development. "The Maritimes produce great talent and we recognize this. We really want to continue to draw from this pool."
SecureTRANSIT develops security software products for the travel and transportation industry that ensure compliance with US and international regulations for screening, identity verification and validation of crew, passengers and cargo. SecureTRANSIT offers "big airline" functionality to every size carrier. They are also pioneering the use of mobile devices and kiosks to capture, validate and submit information in real time. SecureTRANSIT systems are certified by the US Department of Homeland Security, the Canadian Border Services Agency.
About Branham Group
Branham Group is a leading "Go to Market" consultancy, exclusively focused on the technology sector. We assist firms in the three critical areas to improve business performance: planning, marketing, and partnering. Branham is committed to delivering innovation by shaping data, intelligence and knowledge into focused analysis, breakthrough advice and thought leadership. The Branham300 -- the most comprehensive listing of publicly traded and privately held IT companies in Canada -- is published annually. The latest edition is available online at http://www.branham300.com and in the March/April issue of Backbone Magazine.
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