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WANTED: Canada's fastest-growing young businesses for the PROFIT HOT 50

May 4, 2011

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PROFIT Magazine makes its call for entries

TORONTO, May 4 /CNW/ – Robert Herjavec of TV’s Dragons’ Den. Tony Lacavera of Globalive Communications and Wind Mobile. Stephan Cretier of Garda World Security, a billion-dollar global security firm.  

What does this diverse group of successful entrepreneurs have in common? They’re all alumni of the PROFIT HOT 50 ranking of Canada’s Top New Growth Companies.  

Now in its 12th year, the PROFIT HOT 50 has celebrated hundreds of Canada’s best young businesses, which are ranked on two-year revenue growth. PROFIT Magazine is now calling for entries from the next wave of hot companies.  

Anyone who manages or knows of a fast-growing young company is invited to submit a nomination by completing the simple 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, an exclusive summit at which HOT 50 leaders share ideas, learn from experts and make valuable new contacts. Past winners have called it the best business event they’ve ever attended.  

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  

About PROFIT Magazine:

PROFIT: Your Guide to Business Success is Canada’s preeminent publication dedicated to the management issues and opportunities facing small and mid-sized businesses. For 29 years, Canadian entrepreneurs and senior managers 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 achieve business success and get the recognition they deserve for generating positive economic and social change. Visit PROFIT online at