Espial Group

Commerce giant Shopify moved up eight spots to No. 20 on the annual ranking of Canada’s corporate R&D spenders, spending $176.6 million in fiscal 2017
Ottawa-based Espial Group has added a sizeable customer to its ranks, announcing Wednesday that a North American cable operator has signed on to its Elevate video platform.
Ottawa-based Espial Group had a record breaking third quarter, the TV on-demand software company reported Wednesday.
Ottawa-based Espial Group Inc. has more than doubled its second-quarter revenues to $4.7 million and turned in a profit compared with a loss in the same quarter last year.
The number of Ottawa-based companies on a list of Canada’s top tech firms was up by one this year.
Executives at Ottawa’s Espial say the company’s strong fourth quarter is a sign that the business is on the right track. By Jacob Serebrin