Espial Group

Already under new ownership, Ottawa-based Espial Group is now preparing to make way for new leadership.
After years sharing Ottawa’s top two spots on the ranking of Canada’s biggest research and development spenders, Shopify has overtaken Mitel as the capital’s top R&D investor in 2018.
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Ottawa-based Espial Group had a record breaking third quarter, the TV on-demand software company reported Wednesday.
Ottawa-based Espial Group Inc. has more than doubled its second-quarter revenues to $4.7 million and turned in a profit compared with a loss in the same quarter last year.
The number of Ottawa-based companies on a list of Canada’s top tech firms was up by one this year.
Executives at Ottawa’s Espial say the company’s strong fourth quarter is a sign that the business is on the right track. By Jacob Serebrin