Avigilon ranked as the fourth fastest growing company in North America by Deloitte

Vancouver, October 20, 2011 - Avigilon Corporation today announced that it ranked number four on Technology Fast 500, Deloitte's ranking of 500 of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. Rankings are based on percentage of fiscal year revenue growth during the period from 2006-2010. Avigilon grew 38,796 percent during this period.

Avigilon's President and CEO Alexander Fernandes credits Avigilon's 38,796 percent revenue growth to the company's dedication to providing customers with high quality products and consistent customer service. Fernandes said, "Our video surveillance systems can provide clear surveillance images, which in turn can provide better evidence. That coupled with Avigilon's dedication to quality, ease-of-use and customer service has led to a blue-chip client list and an industry-leading reputation."

"Avigilon and all the Technology Fast 500T winners in 2011 have shown a remarkable drive for creativity and innovation, and of course growth, particularly when you look at their accomplishments in the context of current economic challenges" said Richard Lee, National Leader, Technology Media & Telecommunications Industry Group, Deloitte Canada. "Deloitte congratulates Avigilon for this significant achievement."

"We are pleased to honor Avigilon as one of the 2011 Technology Fast 500," said Mark Jensen, managing partner, technology and venture capital services, Deloitte & Touche LLP. "As one of the fastest growing tech companies in North America, Avigilon has demonstrated technological innovation, entrepreneurship and rapid growth."

For additional detail on the Technology Fast 500T including selection and qualifying criteria, visit www.fast500.com