Press Release

Kinaxis Recognized As One of Ottawa's Top Employers

Supply Chain Management Solutions Provider Recognized as a 2016 Great Place to Work

Kinaxis® (TSX:KXS), provider of RapidResponse®, delivering cloud-based SCM and S&OP applications, has been selected by the editors of Canada's Top 100 Employers as a National Capital Region Top Employer. The award is given to companies that offer the most progressive programs using criteria such as a strong social atmosphere, ongoing skills development, and community involvement, among others.

"At Kinaxis, we’re committed to helping revitalize Ottawa’s high tech sector,” said Megan Paterson, vice president of human resources at Kinaxis. “There’s such a wealth of talent in this city and we’re truly proud of the fact we’ve been able to utilize it. We’re not only a Canadian company through and through, but an Ottawa one as well. We’re looking to continue to hire from within our own backyard, offering employees meaningful work, as well as a fun and exciting work culture. I’m extremely honored that we have once again been distinguished as one of Ottawa’s Top Employers.”

Founded and headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, the origins of Kinaxis date back to 1984. The product that has evolved to support today's RapidResponse® applications was first introduced in 1995 and now represents one of the fastest growing, and most innovative, Supply Chain Planning Systems in the marketplace.

A full list of recipients, including the reasons why Kinaxis and other companies were chosen, can be found online at

For more information on career opportunities at Kinaxis, please visit the company's "careers" page: There are a wide variety of opportunities available at Kinaxis including positions in product support, professional services, quality assurance, knowledge services, and software development.

Kinaxis has received several employer awards, including being named one of Canada’s Best Small & Medium Employers 2015National Capital Region Top Employer 2015 and Canada’s Best Employers for Young People 2015. Recognition of Kinaxis in the marketplace was validated with the following awards, among others: 2015 Supply Chain Pros to Know2015 100 Great Supply Chain Projects and 2015 Great Supply Chain Partner.

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About Kinaxis Inc.

As the recognized leader in digital supply chain management for concurrent planning, Kinaxis is helping organizations around the world revolutionize their supply chain planning. Kinaxis RapidResponse, our cloud-based supply chain management software, connects your data, processes and people into a single harmonious environment. With a consolidated view of the entire supply chain, you can plan expected performance, monitor progress and respond to disconnects when reality hits. RapidResponse lets you know sooner and act faster, leading to reduced decision latency, and improved operational and financial performance. We can prove it. From implementation to expansion, we’re here to help our customers with every step of their supply chain journey. 

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