Searidge Technologies Named Ottawa’s Exporter of the Year

The Best of Ottawa Business Awards recognize the most successful and innovative companies in the nation’s capital

Ottawa, ON – December 1, 2014.

Searidge Technologies, provider of surface management solutions to airports and Air Navigation Service Providers (ANSPs), has been named Exporter of the Year at the Best of Ottawa Business (BOBs) awards, organized by Ottawa Business Events a partnership between the Ottawa Chamber of Commerce and Ottawa Business Journal. The award recognizes Searidge as a leading technology exporter that exemplifies the type of success and entrepreneurial spirit that defines Ottawa’s evolving business scene.

While Searidge continues to have a large domestic footprint, the company has increased its focus on International markets to fulfill the global desire, and demand for innovative technology solutions for airports. Such technology demand and opportunities generated from multiple airport expansion projects and new airport developments have resulted in significant company and export sales growth.

“Searidge’s nomination and success clearly stood out during the evaluation process,” says Susan Blain, Vice President, Ottawa Business Events. “They have demonstrated great business leadership through product innovation, export sales initiatives and performance results.”

“Although the majority of our business is conducted internationally, we are an Ottawa-based company and most of our employees are based here, providing support to our customers around the world,” says Moodie Cheikh, Chief Executive Officer, Searidge Technologies. “Our team is made up of a unique group of individuals that are not only skilled in what they do but go the extra mile to ensure Searidge’s global success. This award is a great acknowledgement of our employees hard work”.