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- Canada's largest search marketing firm makes list of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies for fourth consecutive year -

(CAMBRIDGE, ON - June 4, 2012) - Search Engine People Inc. (SEP) has been named one of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies in the 24th annual PROFIT 200 ranking of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies by PROFIT Magazine for the fourth year in a row. SEP's rapid growth in recent years has earned it the 53rd spot on the PROFIT 200 list.

"Making The PROFIT 200 list is an incredible acknowledgement of our achievements," says Jeff Quipp, founder and CEO of SEP. "We've experienced double-digit growth and that's a testament to our team's hard work in providing both best-in-class service and the most innovative solutions to ensure our clients are always ahead of the curve. For the fourth year, PROFIT has acknowledged the success of our commitment."

"The PROFIT 200 companies are an inspiration to Canadian entrepreneurs and would-be entrepreneurs," says Ian Portsmouth, Editor-in-Chief of PROFIT Magazine. "PROFIT is proud to celebrate the success of these businesspeople, who, despite a challenging economy, have achieved outstanding success in a wide variety of fields."

SEP began operations in 2001 out of the basement of Quipp's home, and grew rapidly since inception. The company now has a team of 85 focused solely on helping Canadian companies with their search engine marketing efforts, and is growing in excess of 60 per cent per year. The company's specialties include search engine optimization (SEO), paid search (PPC), and social media marketing (SMM), though the majority of the firms' revenues derive from SEO and PPC.

About PROFIT Magazine

PROFIT: Your Guide to Business Success is Canada's preeminent publication dedicated to the management issues and opportunities facing small and mid-sized businesses. For 30 years, Canadian entrepreneurs and senior managers across a vast array of economic sectors have remained loyal to PROFIT because it's a timely and reliable source of actionable information that helps them achieve business success and get the recognition they deserve for generating positive economic and social change. Visit PROFIT online at

About Search Engine People Inc.
Search Engine People Inc. (SEP) is Canada's largest search marketing firm, with expertise in SEO, PPC, local search, social media marketing, and campaign tracking. Search Engine People works with a variety of clients from national and multinational corporations such as Scotiabank and Purolator, to local small and medium size enterprises. For more information regarding Search Engine People Inc., visit


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