The Simply Group provides home comfort, financing and lending solutions to Canadians from coast to coast.
British Columbia | Alberta | Saskatchewan | Manitoba | Ontario | Quebec | New Brunswick | Nova Scotia | Prince Edward Island | Newfoundland
Simply Green Home Services Inc (“SGHS”) was founded with the vision to change the way Canadians thought about home comfort.
Launched in 2014, SimplyLED offers tailored LED lighting retrofit solutions in the commercial, industrial and multi-unit residential building space.
SGHS launched Simply Cares Charitable Foundation as a way of giving back to and supporting our communities.
Launched in 2015, Crown Crest Capital provides clients with creative and innovative financial solutions.
Launched Simply Metering Solutions Inc (“SMS”) to offer utility sub-metering services to multi-unit residential buildings in Ontario.
Acquired Sandpiper Energy Solutions from Oakville Hydro (“OEC”) with 24,000 clients.
Awarded Top 25 Great Places to Work.
Dwight Duncan and Geoffrey Belsher added to the Board of Directors.
Acquired Green Planet Home Services (“GP”) with 1,700 accounts, Ontario Consumers Home Services (“OCHS”) and Simply Comfort Home Services (“SCHS”) with ~53,000 accounts.
Awarded Top 15 Great Places to Work.
Awarded Top 4 Great Places to Work.
Launched Simply Green Retail Services with Home Depot.
Named Best Business of the Year (+100 employees) by the CanadianSME National Business Awards.
We’re proud to have been ranked as Great Place to Work, 6 years in a row.
Named a Small Business of the Year (+50 employees) by the CanadianSME National Business Awards.
Ranked as a Great Place to Work for the 7th consecutive year.
Simply Group Named Small Business of the Year by CanadianSME
Simply Group is proud to announce that we have been named a Ricoh Small Business of The Year (50+ Employees) at the CanadianSME National Business Awards 2020. The award celebrates Simply Group’s success and positive contribution to Canada’s economy. The ceremony was held virtually on Friday, April 30, 2021.
Simply Green Named One of the 50 Best Workplaces™ in Canada!
We are proud to share that Simply Green Home Services has been named one of the Best Workplaces in Canada by Great Place to Work® for the sixth year in a row. This year, we were ranked 21st in the “100-999 employees” category, up from 37th in 2020.
Simply Green Home Services Inc. Recognized as a 2021 Best Workplace™ for Women
We are extremely proud to share that Simply has been featured on the 2021 list of Best Workplaces™ for Women. We received this honour following a thorough and independent analysis conducted by Great Place to Work®, the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures.
Simply Group Raises Over $20,000 for Mental Health Initiatives
With support and contributions from our leadership, employees, and partners, Simply Group was able to raise $22,000 in just 19 days for Jack.org. All of the money was put toward helping 40,000 young people across Canada access vital mental health education and resources.
Simply Green has been named Best Business of the Year (+100 employees)
This honour was announced at an event hosted by CanadianSME Business Magazine in partnership with Cisco, Lenovo, and RBC, and is recognition of Simply Green’s rapid assent to the ranks of Canada’s most successful and leading companies.
Simply Green recognized as one of the Best Workplaces™ in Canada
“Our employees have always been our biggest asset, so providing them with a positive, inclusive, fun and rewarding work environment is a priority for us. Each year, we strive to build a company culture that empowers and inspires performance. Our goal is to deliver the best possible employee experience, and, to make that happen, we are continuously looking for ways to raise the bar,” said Lawrence Krimker, CEO of Simply Group.
Simply Group Completes $71 Million Acquisition of Home Capital Group’s Point-of-Sale Retail Lending Portfolio
The sale is aligned with Home Capital’s strategy to exit non-core activities, while Simply Group looks to further fuel its growth in the consumer finance business by diversifying its product and consumer lending offerings beyond home energy solutions to home improvement generally.
VersaBank Adds Simply Group Financial as Point-of-Sale Partner With Initial Financing of $72 Million
“We are thrilled to welcome Simply Group Financial as a new Point-of-Sale Financing partner,” said David Taylor, President and CEO, VersaBank. “It’s a great time to be joining forces with Simply Group Financial with the home improvement industry experiencing a boom as Canadians spend more of their discretionary income on home renovations and upgrades amidst the pandemic. VersaBank’s Point-of-Sale Financing business has been the primary driver of the significant expansion of our lending portfolio for the last eight years and we see this partnership as a tremendous opportunity for both organizations to execute on their growth strategies.”