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  • Volition
    Company Updates
    Volition Partners Named on Deloitte’s 2019 Technology Fast 500 and Technology Fast 50
    We’re thrilled to see two of our portfolio companies on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™ and Fast 50™ lists today: Tracelink – TraceLink Ranked #298 Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte’s 2019 Technology Fast 500™ Assent Compliance – Deloitte Names Assent Compliance One of North America’s Fastest-Growing Companies  
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  • Volition
    Perspectives
    Interview with Assent Compliance Corporate Social Responsibility Analyst, Sanket Mehta
    Read full CorpGov article by John Jannarone  LinkedIn? How to Be a Top Corporate Social Responsibility Influencer – Assent Compliance Q: What is the key to being an effective CSR influencer? A:  In my experience, there are a number of factors that factor into becoming an effective CSR influencer including how active one is at industry events, conferences, … Continued
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  • Assent Compliance Opens International Offices
    Company Updates
    Assent Compliance Expands Overseas with Offices in Amsterdam and Malaysia
    Read the full article from the Ottawa Business Journal here (by Craig Lord) Highlights: Global expansion has been a top priority for Assent Compliance ever since the company closed its massive $161-million series-C round last fall, according to the firm’s co-founder and vice-president of growth Matt Whitteker. He said Tuesday that management had been in talks with investors … Continued
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  • Assent Compliance Top 100 CSR influencers
    Company Updates
    Assent Compliance Releases 2019 Top 100 Corporate Social Responsibility Influence Leaders List
    Read full article (and view the list) on AssentCompliance.com Highlights: he 2019 Top 100 Corporate Social Responsibility Influence Leaders list was released on August 20. The list recognizes global professionals who made compelling contributions to the corporate social responsibility (CSR) space in 2019. To be considered, professionals must have been directly involved in the management of … Continued
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  • Volition
    Company Updates
    Assent Compliance Named to CIBC’s “Emerging Tech in 2019” Report
    Read full article on AssentCompliance.com  Highlights: Assent Compliance has been included in the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC)’s seventh annual Emerging Tech in 2019 report. Based on research provided by CIBC World Markets, the bank’s institutional equity research subsidiary, the report highlights 41 Canadian businesses that have achieved notable success in recent years and may be considered … Continued
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  • Volition
    In the News
    Ottawa Business Journal: Fastest Growing Companies: Assent’s ascent
    Read the full article here. By David Sali Each year, OBJ recognizes the region’s rapidly growing firms with its Fastest Growing Companies awards. The aim is to honour the city’s top performers for substantial, sustainable and profitable growth. Recipients are ranked by their three-year revenue growth. They must have had revenues of at least $100,000 … Continued
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    Funding Announcement
    Canada’s Assent Compliance Raises $31.4M Series B Round to Help Businesses Stay in Compliance
    Read the full article here. Assent Compliance, an Ottawa-based startup, isn’t in a sexy space. The company focuses on helping enterprises collect the necessary data to keep their global supply chains in compliance with local and international regulations. But while that may not sound like the most exciting space to be in, the company today … Continued
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  • Volition
    In the News
    Assent Compliance Secures $20M in Drive to Accelerate Growth
      Read the full article here. Andrew Waitman didn’t really appreciate Assent Compliance at first. When he joined the Ottawa software firm as CEO two years ago, Assent employed just 25 people. The company was run by boxing enthusiasts — a passion Waitman shared — and home to some razor-sharp programmers. It had been around since 2005. … Continued
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  • Volition
    Funding Announcement
    Assent Compliance Raises $20 Million Investment to Drive Global Growth
    Read the full article here. Ottawa’s Assent Compliance has raised $20 million. The software as a service and data firm raised the money from Boston-based Volition Capital as well as from OpenText Enterprise Application Fund (OTEAF), Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC), National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC-IRAP), Royal Bank of … Continued
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