Benbria Named as Canada‘s Top 10™ Competition Winner

top10-2010Benbria judged to be one of the most promising technology companies by North American VCs

Ottawa, ON (PRWEB) – October 14, 2010 – Benbria, a provider of intelligent notification solutions, is pleased to announce being named a Canada’s Top 10™ Competition Technology Winner. Benbria was chosen by an independent expert panel of Canadian and US venture capitalists, for exhibiting the critical qualities necessary for success—an innovative product or service, a strong business case, a driven management team and a strategy to deliver to the marketplace. As a Canada’s Top 10™ Winner, Benbria joins the ranks of Canada’s best investment prospects in the technology, life science, and cleantech sectors. This award comes on the heels of Benbria placing 11th in the PROFIT HOT50 listing of Canada’s fastest growing emerging companies.

"I continue to be impressed by the quality of companies that I see coming out of Canada,” says Bernhardt Zeisig, Partner, Cycle Ventures LLC. “Because of programs like this, I get to review companies that I would normally not see. This competition is an effective way to put companies in front of investors like us."

"Being a Canada’s Top 10™ Winner will give Benbria better exposure to more investors in the US and Canada," said Andrea Baptiste, CEO of Benbria. "We are honoured to receive this distinction, and be recognized as a technology innovator by the investment community."

About the Canada’s Top 10™ Competition:
The vision for the Canada's Top 10™ is to be Canada's premier investment oriented competition by selecting the best potential investments in Canada for investors and providing high value added services to companies to increase their chances of success, both as they source investment and as they grow and compete in the global environment. Since its inception, competition alumni have secured more than $600M in venture capital financing.

About Benbria:
Benbria delivers unified notification applications that help organizations communicate more effectively to large and targeted groups of people. Benbria's flexible solutions enable rapid information delivery during emergencies and simplify tedious day-to-day notification tasks. Employing the latest IP and web technologies, Benbria products provide increased reach, intelligent workflow, and extend existing communication mediums. Headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, Benbria has customers in education, government, and industry. (Additional information at www.benbria.com)

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