TORONTO, June 5 /CNW/ - Kaboose Inc. (TSX: KAB), one of the largest
family-focused new media companies in the world, today announced that, in only
its second appearance on the list, it ranked third on PROFIT Magazine's 20th
annual PROFIT 100 ranking of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies. Ranking
Canada's fastest-growing companies by five-year revenue growth, the PROFIT 100
profiles the country's most successful growth companies. Published in the June
issue of PROFIT and online at PROFIT100.com, the PROFIT 100 is Canada's
largest annual celebration of entrepreneurial achievement.
"The PROFIT 100 are role models for anyone who wants to expand their
business domestically or internationally," said Ian Portsmouth, Editor of
PROFIT. "All entrepreneurs can take great lessons from the product
development, human resources and marketing practices of Canada's
"We are thrilled once again to be acknowledged by Profit Magazine among
the best in Canada's entrepreneurial talent," commented Jason DeZwirek, Chief
Executive Officer of Kaboose. "Our growth over the past five years has been
driven by the success of our team in creating the best content, tools and
resources for families and servicing the hundreds of leading advertisers
reaching our audience through any one of the Kaboose media offerings."
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 more than 25 years, Canadian entrepreneurs 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 increase
their revenues, boost their profitability and get the recognition they deserve
for generating positive economic and social change. Published six times a year
by Rogers Publishing Ltd., PROFIT is distributed almost exclusively to the
chief executives of companies with 5-250 employees and annual revenue of $1
million to $25 million, reaching more than 300,000 readers across Canada.
Visit PROFIT online at www.PROFITmagazine.ca.
About Kaboose Inc.
Kaboose is one of the largest family-focused new media companies in the
world and one of the top-five most visited family destinations online. From
pregnancy to parenting, birthday parties to scrapbooking, and entertainment to
education, Kaboose has the content and applications to help parents plan and
share their family life. Kaboose owns some of the world's leading online
properties targeting families, including Bounty.com, BabyZone.com,
Kaboose.com, AmazingMoms.com, TwoPeasInABucket.com, BubbleShare.com,
BirthdayInABox.com, Funschool.com and Zeeks.com. Kaboose trades on the Toronto
Stock Exchange under the symbol "KAB."
This document may contain forward-looking statements relating to Kaboose
Inc.'s operations or to the environment in which it operates, which are based
on Kaboose Inc.'s operations, estimates, forecasts and projections. These
statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve risks and
uncertainties that are difficult to predict, and/or are beyond Kaboose Inc.'s
control. A number of important factors could cause actual outcomes and results
to differ materially from those expressed in these forward-looking statements.
Consequently, readers should not place any undue reliance on such
forward-looking statements. Kaboose Inc. disclaims any intention or obligation
to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new
information, future events or otherwise.
For further information:
For further information: Jonathan Pollack, Chief Financial Officer, TEL:
(416) 593-3000, FAX: (416) 593-4658