Canadian Manufacturing

PROFIT HOT 50 looks for Canada’s best young businesses

Graduates of the list include members of CBC’s Dragons’ Den

TORONTO—What do Robert Herjavec of Dragons’ Den, Tony Lacavera of Globalive Communications and Wind Mobile and Stephan Cretier of Garda World Security (a billion-dollar global security firm) all have in common?

They’re all alumni of the PROFIT HOT 50 ranking of Canada’s Top New Growth Companies.

For the twelfth time, the PROFIT HOT 50 will recognize some of Canada’s best young businesses, which are ranked on two-year revenue growth.

Anyone who manages or knows of a fast-growing young company is invited to submit a nomination by completing an entry form at

Candidates and nominators looking for more information can call the toll-free PROFIT HOT 50 hotline at 1-800-713-GROW or visit

The entry deadline is June 30, 2011.

PROFIT will honour Canada’s Top New Growth Companies in its October issue and at GrowthCamp, a summit where HOT 50 leaders share ideas, learn from experts and make valuable new contacts.

Winning firms are backed by a national publicity campaign that generates extensive consumer and trade-media coverage.

For a list of last year’s winners and stories about their best practices, visit

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