Rewind Named One of Canada’s Companies-to-Watch in Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50™

Leading Cloud Data Backup and Restore Innovator Continues to Earn Industry Accolades

Ottawa, November 7, 2019Rewind, a leading cloud data backup and restore provider, has received a Companies-to-Watch award, which spotlights emerging companies that exhibit strong growth and show potential to be a future candidate for the Technology Fast 50 award.

Rewind CEO Mike Potter credits the company’s early stage success to its relentless commitment to solving gaps in data recovery for today’s cloud applications. “Now serving more than 20,000 accounts, Rewind protects critical account-level data for some of the world’s top SaaS platforms, and we are just scratching of what is possible,” said Potter. “It is an honour to be part of such a prestigious list with fellow Canadian companies that are pushing innovations to new heights.”

Companies-to-Watch winners are new companies headquartered in Canada, demonstrating superior technology, effective management experience and common traits of Deloitte Technology Fast 50 award winners. To be eligible, candidates must also devote a significant portion of their operating revenues to creating proprietary technology or intellectual property.

“Companies-to-Watch winners deserve recognition for their early stage growth, bold entrepreneurship and forward thinking,” said Erica Pretorius, Partner and National Leader for the Technology Fast 50™ program at Deloitte Canada. “By demonstrating courage, seeking opportunities, and taking calculated risks, these outstanding companies are key to the success of the technology sector. Every winner should feel a sense of pride for this success, and motivation to continue striving to succeed in the future.”

This recognition for Rewind comes on the heels of additional industry accolades. Rewind recently won the 2019 Ottawa-Gatineau Employee’s Choice Award and was named 2019 “Partner of the Year” by BigCommerce, one of the world’s leading eCommerce platforms. Rewind has also launched Rewind: One-Time for the 2019 holiday shopping season, allowing eCommerce retailers to back up critical parts of their store at no charge.

About the Deloitte Technology Fast 50™

The Deloitte Technology Fast 50 program is Canada’s preeminent technology awards program. Celebrating business growth, innovation and entrepreneurship, the program features three distinct categories including the Technology Fast 50Ranking, Enterprise Fast 15 category (recognizes fastest-growing enterprise-level technology, media, and telecommunications companies by revenue-growth percentage over their last four years of operation), and Companies-to-Watch Awards (early-stage Canadian tech companies with the potential to be a future Deloitte Technology Fast 50 candidate). Program sponsors include Deloitte, Bank of Montreal, CBRE, First West Capital, Miller Thomson, OMERS Ventures, 3C and Lafond.For further information, visit

About Rewind
Rewind, a leading cloud data backup and restore provider, protects the data that drives small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). More than 20,000 SMEs trust Rewind to protect their account-level data in critical cloud apps such as BigCommerce, Mailchimp, Shopify and QuickBooks Online. Offering continuous data protection and simplifying the data restore process, Rewind users can quickly recover from a tiny data entry error or a massive, account- wide data disaster.