Direct Construction Named One of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies

September 17, 2015: Toronto, Ontario. Direct Construction Company Limited has been recognized with the prestigious honour of being included in the PROFIT 500 list for two successive years (2014 and 2015). The Profit 500 list is the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fasting Growing Companies, by respected Canadian magazines Canadian Business and PROFIT. Direct Construction is ranked as the #1 General Contractor in Canada in its revenue category.

“Direct Construction Company is proud to be on the PROFIT 500 ranking,” says Direct Construction’s President, Frank Cecchetto. “I want to thank our valued Canadian and America clients who put their trust in us, and to assure them that we strive to grow without compromising the quality of our services. We will continue to add value to our offerings by cultivating our long-term relationship with clients, and by providing high-quality and cost-effective solutions to their growing maintenance, renovation and construction needs in Canada.”

Mr. Cecchetto also extends his thanks to Direct Construction’s dedicated team, and expresses pride in his staff for its ongoing commitment and the role it plays in the company’s success.

Direct Construction is a full-service national construction company with a maintenance and repair arm for servicing time-sensitive maintenance calls. The company has provided quality construction, renovation and maintenance services to Canadian property development and management companies, leading national and international retailers, government agencies and institutional organizations since 1991. Direct Construction offers high-quality workmanship, superior team support and a proven ability to manage projects, on time and on budget, from concept to completion. “The members of the PROFIT 500 are the elite of the country’s entrepreneurial community,” says James Cowan, Editor-in-Chief of Canadian Business and PROFIT. “Their stories are lessons in business strategy, innovation, management excellence and sheer tenacity.”

About PROFIT 500

Published in the October issue of Canadian Business and online at, the PROFIT 500 ranks Canadian businesses by their revenue growth over five years. The PROFIT 500 is by far Canada’s largest annual celebration of entrepreneurial achievement. Founded in 1928, Canadian Business is the longest-serving, best-selling and most-trusted business publication in the country, and is Canada's premier media brand for executives and senior business leaders. PROFIT, founded in 1982, is a Canadian business magazine aimed at entrepreneurs, a reliable source of actionable information that helps them achieve business success and get the recognition they deserve for generating positive economic and social change.

For additional information about Direct Construction, please contact Frank Cecchetto, President at 416-292-0868 ext. 223.

Photo: Direct Construction’s President, Frank Cecchetto at the 2015 PROFIT 500 CEO Summit, Toronto, October 5, 2015.

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