HomeStars Directory Inc.
Runs online reviews of home-improvement services. Founder Nancy Peterson was inspired by TripAdvisor—whose co-founder, Stephen Kaufer, initially trashed her launch plan but years later, apologized to her for doing so.
|Founded: 2006||Chief Executive(s): Nancy Peterson|
|Website: www.homestars.com||Head Office: Toronto|
|Growth 2007-12 (%): 902||Revenue 2012: 2-5 million||Reporting $: CAD|
|Exports as % of Sales: 0||Employees 2012: 22||Employees 2007: 7|