Real Leaders, Big Path Capital and B Lab have teamed up to assess and rank the “100 Top Impact Companies” of 2019 and OPTEL ranked 6th!

Quebec City, January 7, 2019 – Real Leaders, Big Path Capital, and B Lab have teamed up to assess and rank the “100 Top Impact Companies” of 2019 and are proud to announce that OPTEL ranked 6 out of 99 inaugurals winners!

“We were very impressed with the quality of applicants who were subjected to a rigorous review process for this first-ever 100 Top Impact Companies awards” said Mark Van Ness, Founder, Real Leaders.

“The Real Leaders 100 list is the first ranking of positive impact companies in North America and leverages the engine of capitalism for great profit and great good,” said Michael Whelchel, Managing Partner, Big Path Capital.

The ranking is based on the growth rate of the companies, their revenue and their B Corp assessment score:

Three-year growth rate x Revenue x B Impact assessment score = A company’s Force for Good score.

About Real Leaders:
Real Leaders magazine has been in circulation since 2010 and is the world’s first sustainable business & leadership publication. It aims to inspire better leaders for a better world.

About Big Path Capital:
Big Path Capital has been called “Impact Investing’s investment bank” and works with the top sustainable and impact companies and funds.

About B Lab:
B Lab is a nonprofit that serves a global movement of people using business as a Force for Good. Its vision is that one day all companies compete not only to be the best in the world, but the Best for the World® and as a result, society will enjoy a more shared and durable prosperity.