August 28, 2015 – Richmond, BC, Canada – Point Grey, a global leader in the design and manufacturing of innovative, high-performance digital cameras, is proud to announce our rankings with Business in Vancouver 2015 Top Company lists.
Business in Vancouver (BIV) provides essential news, events and resources important to the British Columbian business community. Each year, BIV recognizes the top BC companies in a number of sectors. This is the first year Point Grey has participated and with our 200 staff at the time of publishing, we ranked the 32nd Largest Technology BC company along with companies like Telus Corp, Shaw Communications and Electronic Arts. We are also ranked the 35th Largest BC Manufacturing Company along with companies like Creation Technologies, PMC-Sierra Inc., and Chevron Canada.
Point Grey is a local success story through and through. The company started in 1997 with five founders who met at the University of British Columbia. The local Richmond office continues to engage in product design and has the capacity to manufactures 200K+ cameras annually. The global industrial camera market continues to grow as does Point Grey’s share in it.
About Point Grey
Point Grey Research, Inc. is a global leader in the design and manufacturing of innovative, high-performance digital cameras for industrial, scientific, medical, traffic, and security applications. We offer a unique and comprehensive portfolio of USB3 Vision, GigE Vision, FireWire, USB 2.0 and Camera Link products known for their outstanding quality, ease of use, and unbeatable price-performance. Point Grey was founded in 1997 and is based in Richmond, Canada. A broad range of hardware, software and mechanical engineering skills under one roof has allowed Point Grey to successfully bring many innovative and ground-breaking products to market. This drive for innovation has led to many industry firsts, including the world’s first and smallest 1394b digital camera, the smallest GigE camera, and the first USB 3.0 machine vision camera. Point Grey currently employs over 200 people and has international offices in Germany, China, Japan, and Italy. The company also has a strong network of distributors in Japan, Korea, Singapore, China, Taiwan and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit www.ptgrey.com.
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