The Secret to Success in a Creative Industry

PROFIT Business Cast

Entertainer Kate Todd and producer Peter Linseman explain how making music is just like entrepreneurship

Dragons’ Den Ups the Style Quotient

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Legendary designer and label founder joins show, eager to work with young entrepreneurs

Make Mainstream Money from Niche Interests

Young couple with longboards in park

This company's success proves that breaking the status quo can be worth billions

Why Your Brand Matters More than Your Product

marketing megaphone

This creative company stands for more than what it sells. How to do the same.

Lessons in Diversification from Cineplex’s Ellis Jacob

Cineplex Entertainment President and CEO Ellis Jacob

The entertainment mogul talks about integrating new acquisitions and what he's learned over three decades in the business

Conrad Black on the Leadership Lessons of Canada’s Prime Ministers

Conrad Black poses at the University Club in Toronto on Tuesday, November 11, 2014.

Former media mogul opens up about what makes Canadians unique and writing 3,000 words a day

Will This Company Save the Book Business?


40 million North Americans own e-readers, but most still like print, too. It's the sweet spot BitLit hopes to capitalize on

A Lesson in Scaling Up and Phasing Out

Julien Billot (Photo: Guillaume Simoneau)

CEO Julien Billot explains his plan to take Yellow Media Ltd. beyond the Yellow Pages

Meet the Halifax Firm Taking on Disney

Michael Donovan of DHX. (Photo: Scott Munn; Character images: courtesy of DHX)

In DHX, Michael Donovan has created a media company for the Netflix age. Here's how he built his empire

Meet the Most Powerful Entrepreneur in Media


How Shane Smith built a multi-billion dollar empire in Vice (and came to mentor Rupert Murdoch)