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How do you print success? SNAP Newspaper Group makes the PROFIT HOT 50

    NEWMARKET, ON, Sept. 9 /CNW/ - SNAP Newspaper Group Inc. ranks No.34 as
one of Canada's Emerging Growth companies as part of the 2009 PROFIT HOT 50
    "The PROFIT HOT 50 have achieved phenomenal growth rates despite a
battered economy. Their success is a testament to their innovative approaches
to satisfying the demands of the marketplace and managing their own
companies," says Ian Portsmouth, editor of PROFIT: Your Guide to Business
    "Our rapid growth and economic success can be attributed to our employees
and franchises alike that are committed not only to the current and emerging
growth of their local media businesses but to the overall success of the
entire corporation." Paul Dutton, SNAP Newspaper Group Inc. founder and CEO
adds, "Our family consists of talented, dedicated and accomplished members
captivated by the spirit that comes from producing a network of truly
positive, "good news" publications, online applications and soon to be TV
serving to unite and ignite the flame of social recognition and
humanitarianism within communities both large and small."
    The findings of the 10th annual PROFIT HOT 50 ranking will be published
in the October issue of PROFIT magazine and online at SNAP
Newspaper Group along with other young firms was ranked by a two year revenue
    "Continuing our growth pattern throughout the remainder of the Canadian
marketplace and into the United States is our primary focus," states Dutton,
adding "with one SNAP franchise now securely embedded in Bologna Italy, SNAP
Newspaper Group's newly formed European Division will also continue to grow
substantially. In addition to our current roster of 82 active and soon to be
launched franchises, our 2011 projections for the US, Europe and Canadian
markets should exceed 500."

    About SNAP Newspaper Group

    SNAP Newspaper Group Inc., a private Ontario company that specializes in
the franchising of community publications in print, online and soon to be TV.
The publications are photographically rich, free to consumers; strive to
capture the life and entertainment and overall spirit in each and every
community in which they're published. SNAP uses a business model that
emphasizes customer service & relationships, technology, marketing savvy and
quality thus delivering a product that is relished by consumers, businesses,
government and not for profits. Each SNAP franchisee acts as a hub for serving
the public relations, marketing, advertising, and networking needs of its
community. Each also becomes a trusted tool to connect people, and to sell
goods and services on a grassroots level. For more information

    About PROFIT: Your Guide to Business Success

    PROFIT: Your Guide to Business Success, is Canada's pre-eminent
publication dedicated to the management issues and opportunities facing small
and mid-sized businesses. For more than 25 years, Canadian entrepreneurs
across a vast array of economic sectors have remained loyal to PROFIT because
it's a timely and reliable source of actionable information that helps them
increase their revenues, boost their profitability and get the recognition
they deserve for generating positive economic and social change. Published six
times a year by Rogers Publishing Ltd., PROFIT is distributed almost
exclusively to the chief executives of companies with 5-250 employees and
annual revenue of $1 million to $25 million reaching more than 300,000 readers
across Canada. Visit PROFIT online at www.PROFIT