Modest Tree’s Sam Sannandeji Recognized as Top 50 CEO by Atlantic Business Magazine

Halifax, Canada, September 15, 2020 - Modest Tree, a global software development company specializing in augmented and virtual reality simulations and training, is excited to announce that its Founder & CEO Sam Sannandeji has been recognized by Atlantic Business Magazine as one of Atlantic Canada’s Top 50 CEOs for 2020.

The Top 50 CEO Awards are recognized as Atlantic Canada’s premier business recognition event. The award recognizes the achievements of Atlantic Canada’s 50 most accomplished business leaders in order to inspire other business leaders to achieve similar levels of success. Each applicant was evaluated based on such factors as organizational employee and revenue growth, response to managerial challenges, involvement in professional affiliations and community engagement, and overall leadership ability.

“I am honoured to receive this award and I am grateful for the dedicated and inspiring technology team at Modest Tree that are building leading-edge applications for virtual events and immersive training right here in Halifax, Nova Scotia,” states Sam Sannandeji, Founder and CEO of Modest Tree.

“As CEO of Modest Tree, Sam has led the company through rapid international expansion and growth,” comments Modest Tree COO Emily Smits. “His passion for innovation in technology drives top-tier clients to turn to modern, innovative solutions, furthering the ability of Atlantic Canada’s technology industry to make a positive global impact.”

The gala for the presentation of the Top 50 CEO awards will take place virtually tonight. The magazine featuring the winners will be released on September 16th.

About Modest Tree:

An award-winning modeling, training, and simulation company, Modest Tree uses innovative software to provide rapid development and streamlined delivery of 3D immersive training and client engagement solutions. Modest Tree’s award-winning software is used internationally by OEMs and defence leaders to enable remote collaboration from any device.

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About Atlantic Business Magazine

Founded in 1989, Atlantic Business Magazine is a bi-monthly glossy consumer publication that covers all areas of business within the four Atlantic provinces. It is the longest publishing regional business magazine in Atlantic Canada (celebrated its 20th anniversary in 2009) as well as the most award-winning and largest circulation business magazine in the region, publishing a minimum of 35,000 copies per issue. Atlantic Business follows a controlled circulation model of distribution: it is distributed to business readers via The Globe & Mail and select locations such as airport executive lounges, major hotels, and Marine Atlantic ferries. Its flagship issue of the year is its May/June celebration of corporate leadership excellence – the Top 50 CEO awards.

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Modest Tree

Director of PR and Marketing

Laura Bohnert

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