PROFIT/Chatelaine W100

Overview

Canada's Top Female Entrepreneurs

Average 3-year revenue growth: 156%

Those seeking inspiration for how to run a successful company need look no further than the 13th annual PROFIT/Chatelaine W100 ranking of Canada's Top Female Entrepreneurs.

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W100 Rank Name Company Revenue 3-yr revenue growth (%) Employees Export revenue (%)
1 Shannon Rogers Global Relay Communications Inc. $15-25 million 373 149 95
2 Sally Daub ViXS Systems Inc. US$75-100 million 317 298 100
3 Susan Niczowski Summerfresh Salads Inc. $75-100 million 57 301 12
4 Madeleine Paquin Logistec Corp. > $250 million 25 1,307 21
5 Elana Rosenfeld Kicking Horse Coffee Co. Ltd. $15-25 million 75 40 2
6 Dawna Henderson henderson bas kohn $15-25 million 69 90 12
7 Lynne Fafard Riverbend Group of Companies $25-50 million 48 122 0
8 Marion Witz Elizabeth Grant International Inc. $15-25 million 78 111 72
9 Victoria Sopik | Jennifer Nashmi Kids & Company Ltd. $15-25 million 85 614 0
10 Alice Reimer Evoco Inc. $5-10 million 80 55 98
11 Gina Cody Construction Control Inc. $10-15 million 36 102 5
12 Kelsey Ramsden Belvedere Place Development Ltd. $15-25 million 102 36 0
13 Kim Shannon Sionna Investment Managers Inc. $5-10 million 79 18 0
14 Neena Kanwar KMH Cardiology and Diagnostic Centres $25-50 million 20 158 1
15 Shaemin Ukani Arrow Professional Services Inc. $5-10 million 789 45 0
16 Teresa Spinelli Italian Centre Shop Ltd. $25-50 million 22 131 0
17 Barbara Kovensky Experchem Laboratories Inc. $5-10 million 67 72 40
18 Lise Watier Lise Watier Cosmétiques Inc. $25-50 million -2 202 1
19 Maureen Lucas LucasWorks! Inc. $5-10 million 186 325 2
20 Kathryn From Bravado Designs Inc. $10-15 million 50 40 87
21 Debra Lykkemark Culinary Capers Catering Inc. $5-10 million 47 200 0
22 Shannon Bowen-Smed BOWEN Workforce Solutions Inc. $25-50 million 32 32 0
23 Rossana Magnotta Magnotta Winery Corp. $15-25 million -1 91 5
24 Luisa Loffreda Antalex Inc. $5-10 million 68 128 5
25 Sherri Stevens SRG (Stevens Resource Group Inc.) $15-25 million 30 339 0
26 Meighen Nehme The Job Shoppe Inc. $5-10 million 123 425 0
27 Bonnie Derry Infotel Directories (Endymion Holdings Ltd.) $5-10 million 38 40 0
28 Margaret Skinner West Central Pelleting Ltd. $10-15 million 32 27 0
29 Sandra Minifie Action Health and Safety Services $5-10 million 55 50 0
30 Samantha (Sammie) Kennedy Booty Camp Fitness Inc. $2-5 million 1,915 10 0
31 Robin Todd Marks Supply Inc. $50-75 million 16 183 0
32 Lakshmi Raj Replicon Inc. $15-25 million 13 251 85
33 Cheryl Cain Cain Express $5-10 million 46 70 35
34 Eveline Charles EvelineCharles Salon|Spa|Beauty MD|Academy $15-25 million 7 246 0
35 Gina Tapper Hampton Building Systems Inc. $5-10 million 61 30 0
36 Tamara Barker Watson Whitestone Developments Ltd. $5-10 million 66 23 0
37 Mandy Gilbert Creative Niche Inc. $5-10 million 49 14 1
38 Janis Grantham Eagle Professional Resources Inc. $75-100 million -3 89 0
39 Rae Lindsay Mom's Best Gourmet Foods Canada Inc. $2-5 million 185 65 15
40 Mandy Farmer Accent Inns Ltd. $15-25 million -11 165 6
41 Tracey Bochner Paradigm Public Relations Inc. $2-5 million 1,641 21 13
42 Lori Van Opstal Your Advantage Staffing Consultants Inc. $10-15 million 36 186 0
43 Marla Schwartz Benecaid Health Benefit Solutions Inc. $5-10 million 93 42 0
44 Virginia Poly Poly Placements Inc. $2-5 million 230 65 0
45 Joanne McLean | Wendy Derrick Fern Hill School $5-10 million 8 69 0
46 Cheryl Ng FouFou Dog $2-5 million 259 13 60
47 Taylor Thoen BTV Business Television (Milky Way Marketing Inc.) $2-5 million 79 15 5
48 Gina Rizhanovsky PCMusic (PCM Technologies Inc.) $5-10 million 50 33 50
49 Shannon Williams Carma Billing Services Inc. $1-2 million 232 8 0
50 Grail Noble Yellow House Events Inc. $2-5 million 1,240 8 0
51 Ariane Jensen Jensen Contract Flooring Ltd. $5-10 million 18 52 0
52 Tammy MacKay Moulding Warehouse Ltd. $2-5 million 94 11 5
53 Cybele Negris Webnames.ca Inc. $5-10 million 24 26 15
54 Tammy Zilberberg Kidcentral Supply Inc. $2-5 million 166 19 0
55 Ruth Douglas News Canada Inc. $5-10 million 20 36 3
56 Jane Gowing Gowing Contractors Ltd. $10-15 million 5 36 0
57 Kim Weimer Fastener Warehouse Ltd. $10-15 million 7 47 10
58 Jennifer Blakeley Alphabet Photography Inc. $1-2 million 492 9 66
59 Lesley de Repentigny KnowledgeSurge Learning Solutions Inc. $2-5 million 155 20 10
60 Ruth Corbin CorbinPartners Inc. $1-2 million 85 11 20
61 Penny Green Bacchus Law Corp. $2-5 million 54 16 15
62 Kimberley Neeson Neeson & Associates Court Reporting and Captioning Inc. $2-5 million 76 25 13
63 Jane Wood Bug in a Rug Canada Inc. $2-5 million 979 7 1
64 Sheila Musgrove TAG Recruitment Group Inc. $1-2 million 303 5 0
65 PJ Ferguson | Jill Dee Ferguson ABL Employment Inc. & ABL London $5-10 million 7 21 0
66 Trish Ronan ENJO Canada $2-5 million 294 8 4
67 Liz Falconer Brees Communications Inc. $2-5 million 54 10 0
68 Lilia Fraser Pump House Brewery Ltd. $5-10 million 34 48 0
69 Marla Kott Imprint Plus (Illen Products Ltd.) $5-10 million -8 63 85
70 Mary Zbrodoff Jaguar Land Group Ltd. $1-2 million 854 21 0
71 Linda Farha Zenergy Communications North America $2-5 million 293 8 30
72 Emma Fuerbringer VonKids Inc. $1-2 million 678 38 0
73 Adele Salvagne All Languages Ltd. $5-10 million -10 193 10
74 Chandra Clarke Scribendi Inc. $1-2 million 130 145 90
75 Diane Johnson Descriptive Video Works Inc. $1-2 million 161 13 0
76 Lynn Cooke 360 Visibility Inc. $2-5 million 43 26 0
77 Nancy Mudford Spa Boutique $1-2 million 505 11 0
78 Lisa Hutchinson Allstaff Inc. $5-10 million 8 109 0
79 Lorna Vanderhaeghe Lorna Vanderhaeghe Health Solutions Inc. $1-2 million 351 17 0
80 Jean (Bobi) Smith C.W. Smith Crane Services (2009) Ltd. $2-5 million 8 22 0
81 Shelley Fleckenstein Kings Physiotherapy Clinic Ltd. $1-2 million 38 22 0
82 Alison Wattie Foundry Communications Inc. $2-5 million 64 12 0
83 Pat McNamara APEX Public Relations $5-10 million -14 31 0
84 Ingrid Sinyor EuroGraphics Inc. $2-5 million 19 13 80
85 Sonya Meloff Sales Talent Agency Inc. $1-2 million 50 21 0
86 Lisa Will Stonz Wear Inc. $1-2 million 268 12 20
87 Tanya Sarakinis Emerg-Plus Health Care Consulting Group $2-5 million 27 265 0
88 Natalie Morin Sleep Strategies Inc. $1-2 million 65 21 65
89 Viive Tamm Tamm Communications Inc. $5-10 million -54 23 0
90 Laura Hansen Image Group Inc. $5-10 million -35 21 10
91 Dunya Marijan-Winterson wm+a & AlphaBee $2-5 million -8 195 0
92 Jacquelyn Cyr The Espresso Group Inc. $5-10 million -3 32 0
93 Louisa Chiaramonte Ad Vendors International Inc. $2-5 million 20 7 0
94 Sabine Schleese Schleese Saddlery Service Ltd. $2-5 million -6 28 75
95 Sharron Horan FIT For Work (Atlantic Orthotics Ltd.) $2-5 million 1 27 0
96 Monica Noren Business Pro Computers $2-5 million -22 15 0
97 Beata Zbierowska BBL Freight Express $2-5 million 1 6 99
98 Alexis MacMillan Christie Communications Ltd. $1-2 million 75 15 21
99 Robin McCulloch | Stephanie Hazelwood HiTech Bracing Ltd. $1-2 million 27 6 1
100 Doreen Levitz | Sharon Jacobson | Nushy Vuksinic Of Things Past Inc. $2-5 million 2 17 5