JEC Distributors Ranks No. 125 on the 2018 Growth 500

Published September 19, 2018

Canadian Business unveils 30th annual list of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies

Toronto (September 13, 2018) Canadian Business and Maclean’s today ranked JEC Distributors number 125th on the 30th annual Growth 500, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. Produced by Canada’s premier businesses and current affairs media brands, the Growth 500 ranks Canadian businesses on five-year revenue growth. Growth 500 winners are profiled in a special print issue of Canadian Business published with Maclean’s magazine and online at and

“The companies on the 2018 Growth 500 are truly remarkable. Demonstrating foresight, innovation and smart management, their stories serve as a primer for how to build a successful entrepreneurial business today,” says Deborah Aarts, Growth 500 program manager. “As we celebrate 30 years of the Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies program, it’s encouraging to see that entrepreneurship is healthier than ever in this country.”

“JEC Distributors is honoured to be on the Growth 500 ranking,” says President Joe Ruggiero. “This achievement reflects the strength of our product and the dedication of our team, we have celebrated 18 years of growth in the automotive industry and expect to continue on a global trajectory to service our customers around the world.”

About the Growth 500

For 30 years, the Growth 500 has been Canada’s most respectable and influential ranking of entrepreneurial achievement. Ranking Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies by five year revenue growth, the Growth 500—formerly known as the PROFIT 500—profiles the country’s most successful growing businesses. The Growth 500 is produced by Canadian Business. Winners are profiled in a special Growth 500 print issue of Canadian Business (packaged with the October issue of Maclean’s magazine) and online at and For more information on the ranking, visit

Who We Are

For 18 years JEC Distributors has been offering innovative solutions in joining products related to the automotive industry. Based in Southern Ontario, JEC Distributors staff offer technical advice to the Automotive OEM and Tier 1 manufactures on a global scale. JEC Distributors has facilities in Canada, the United States, Mexico, India, China and Europe, focusing on electrode management in automotive spot welding, including their patented Copperhead brand of Cap Changers and cutter blades along with Tip Dressers and holders. JEC Distributors is also the exclusive sales and service agent for ARO Welding Technologies in North America and India.

Media contact

Bill Dodge, JEC Distributors, 289-259-9847,