Calgary entrepreneur makes it 4 in a row with PROFIT 500

CALGARY, Sept. 14, 2017 /CNW/ - Canadian Business and PROFIT today ranked ProStar Cleaning and Restoration Inc., "ProStar", of Calgary & Canmore, No. 295 on the 29th annual PROFIT 500, the definitive ranking of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies. Ranking Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies by five-year revenue growth, the PROFIT 500 profiles the country's most successful growth companies.  A joint venture between Canada's premier business and current affairs media brands, the PROFIT 500 is published in the October issue of Maclean's magazine and online at

ProStar made the 2017 PROFIT 500 list with five-year revenue growth of 199%.

"Our team has been through thick and thin together attending losses all across Canada from Fort McMurray to Windsor." says Jodi Scarlett, President and Haskayne Business School MBA graduate.  "I am proud of the hard work and commitment that has brought us here to be named on the PROFIT 500 for a fourth time in a row!"

"It is never easy to earn a spot on the PROFIT 500, but this year's applicant pool was the most competitive yet," says Debrorah Aarts, PROFIT 500 editor. "This years' winners demonstrate the resilience, innovation and sheer management smarts it takes to build a thriving business today.  Canada – and the world – needs more entrepreneurial success stories like these."

ProStar Cleaning and Restoration was founded in 2002 and is based in Calgary & Canmore, Alberta, employing more than 65 employees.  "From emergency services to contents processing and full re-build, ProStar is proud to be a one-stop-shop for clients," Scarlett adds.  "ProStar strives for industry leadership.  We are very proud of our recent ISO 9001:2015 certification – an excellent example of our commitment to best practices and a Job done right."

About ProStar Cleaning and Restoration Inc. & President, Jodi Scarlett

ProStar Cleaning & Restoration Inc. ( is a one-stop shop, for everything from Emergency Services to Reconstruction and Cleaning. Started in 2002, Haskayne Business School MBA graduate, Jodi Scarlett founded ProStar days after her graduation. ProStar evolved from humble residential maid service beginnings, with an average sale of $180, to a full scale 24/7/365 construction firm completing projects up to $3 Million in size. The company now employs over 65 individuals with revenues exceeding $10 Million annually.

About the PROFIT 500
For 29 years, the PROFIT 500 has been Canada's most respectable and influential ranking of entrepreneurial achievement. Developed by PROFIT and now published in Maclean's magazine and at, the PROFIT 500 ranks Canadian companies on five-year revenue growth. For more information on the ranking visit or

About Canadian Business
Founded in 1928, Canadian Business is the longest-serving and most-trusted business publication in the country. It is the country's premier media brand for executives and senior business leaders. It fuels the success of Canada's business elite with a focus on the things that matter most: leadership, innovation, business strategy and management tactics. Learn more at

SOURCE ProStar Cleaning & Restoration

For further information: Media Contact: Sheena DeVries-Brown, Marketing Manager, ProStar Cleaning and Restoration Inc.,, 403-234-STAR (7827)


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