rock-it promotions ranks no. 220 on the 2016 PROFIT 500

PROFIT and Canadian Business unveils 28th annual list of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies

TORONTO, Sept. 15, 2016 /CNW/ - Canadian Business and PROFIT today ranked rock-it promotions, Inc. no. 220 on the 28th annual PROFIT 500, the definitive ranking of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies. Published in the October issue of Canadian Business and at, the PROFIT 500 ranks Canadian businesses by their five-year revenue growth.

rock-it promotions made the 2016 PROFIT 500 list with five-year revenue growth of 255%.

"Companies become a part of the PROFIT 500 through innovative thinking, smart strategy and sheer grit," said James CowanEditor-in-chief of PROFIT and Canadian Business. "These firms demonstrate what Canadian entrepreneurs can achieve, both at home and across the globe."

"We are honoured to be included in this year's PROFIT 500 list alongside some of Canada's most reputable companies," said Debra Goldblatt-Sadowski, founder and president of rock-it promotions, inc. "The key to our success has been to continually adapt and embrace the changing landscape of the industry while keeping up our standard of working with a diverse portfolio of local and international clients."

rock-it is recognized as one of Canada's leading boutique lifestyle-based public relations firms. The agency's team of highly-talented and creative PR practitioners have extensive experience in a wide roster of industries including fashion, beauty, hospitality, entertainment and travel & tourism. rock-it also operates two complementary divisions: Tastemakers, a product placement company that pioneered the celebrity gifting suite concept in Canada and has been running its much sought-after Tastemakers Lounge for the past 12 years; and Fourth Floor Management, a social influencer management arm that represents some of the most renowned and respected creative minds of the influencer community.

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About PROFIT and
PROFIT: Your Guide to Business Success is Canada's preeminent media brand dedicated to the management issues and opportunities facing small and mid-sized businesses. For 34 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 achieve business success and get the recognition they deserve for generating positive economic and social change. Visit PROFIT online at

About Canadian Business
Founded in 1928, Canadian Business is the longest-serving, best-selling and most-trusted business publication in the country. With a total brand readership of more than 1.1 million, 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. We provide concrete examples of business achievement, thought-provoking analysis and compelling storytelling, all in an elegant package with bold graphics and great photography. Canadian Business—what leadership looks like.

About rock-it promotions:
rock-it promotions is recognized as one of Canada's leading lifestyle PR agencies. A full-service PR and communications agency with services including event planning, social media, launch events, press tours, sponsorship, celebrity outreach and representation, product seeding, brand ambassador programs and more. In 2012, founder and president Debra Goldblatt-Sadowski was voted PR Professional of the Year at the inaugural BizBash Toronto Readers' Choice Awards. rock-it promotions' blog, On The Fourth Floor, was created to celebrate all the things we love – news on clients, trends and the team's relationships with media across the country – all from rock-it's office on the fourth floor.


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For further information: or interview requests, please contact: Mary Dunne, rock-it promotions, inc., at or 416.656.0707 ext. 110; Katherine Flores, rock-it promotions, inc., at or 416.656.0707 ext. 117


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