Industry Media is an interactive publishing company dedicated to serving the information needs of business professionals in Canada and abroad. Headquartered in Kitchener-Waterloo, the technology hub of North America, Industry Media produces online magazines Canadian Industry Online (CIO) and Global Renewables Online (GRO), with a mandate to share Canadian innovation success nationally and beyond, as well as showcase the best in international renewable energy development.
Current Industry Profiles
In the first installment of Canadian Industry’s Famous Canadian Brands series, we look at Canada Goose. The company was built from the ground up, much like many Canadian companies, with one significant difference. While many Canadian brands have left the country seeking less expensive manufacturing capabilities, or other international financial incentives, Canada Goose has stayed firmly planted in Canada, celebrating and cherishing its heritage. - view here
With a long list of accolades and awards behind the Dominion Lending Centres (DLC) name, you might not at first believe that the company is just a 10-year old enterprise. Founded in 2006 by Gary Mauris and Chris Kayat, DLC is now Canada’s top mortgage company and the number one originator of mortgages in the country.
There is something magical about Blue Mountain. Regardless of season, weather or time of day, the Mountain provides a beautiful backdrop for visitors of all ages who come to ski, snowboard, and play.
With global markets continuing to shift and political turmoil leading headlines in 2016, it may have been a difficult year to focus on the great news in Canadian business. However, one company continues to thrive and grow despite ups and downs in the North American economic landscape
In the past couple of years, natural resources sectors have come under the spotlight in media—as Canada’s energy industry is in distress and global mining jurisdictions face hard times. However, one company is progressing in leaps and bounds: Brazilian mining giant Vale has reason to celebrate this year, as 2016 marks 100 years of operations in Canada for the mineral producer.
In the world of business, finding talent is a very costly and challenging endeavour. Being able to source the right people to staff an enterprise is not something that companies can take lightly, and that’s where Eagle Professional Resources comes in.
Eveline Charles is the founder and CEO of EvelineCharles Salons and Spas, Beauty MD Academy, and is one of Canada’s most recognized names in salon and spa industry. Her enterprise has grown from a privately owned business to a multi-million dollar operation.
In the heart of the southernmost point in Ontario is Walpole Island, on the border between Ontario and Michigan. The Island is about an hour from Windsor and an hour from Detroit, and houses the Walpole Island First Nation—unceded territory inhabited by the Ojibwe, Potawatomi, and Odawa members of WIFN.
Founded in 1908 in Strasbourg, France, SOPREMA is an international manufacturer of innovative products for waterproofing, insulation, and soundproofing, and vegetated solutions for the roofing, building envelope and civil engineering sectors.
The New Brunswick Liquor Corporation (ANBL, or NB Liquor), is a provincially owned corporation heading up the purchase, import, distribution and retail activity for New Brunswick. Started in 1976, the organization was created from legislation in the separation of the sales of liquor in the province and licensing/control functions.