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The Globe and Mail announces Founding Partners of Canada’s Top Growing Companies capstone event

May 22, 2019

The Globe and Mail is pleased to announce BDC, Canada’s only bank devoted exclusively to entrepreneurs, as the founding Diamond partner of Report on Business Growth Camp, a new event to celebrate and accelerate entrepreneurial achievement in Canada.

Growth Camp is the capstone event of the inaugural Report on Business ranking of Canada’s Top Growing Companies, a competitive list of the country’s best and brightest growth businesses based on three-year revenue growth.

“At BDC, we strive to support entrepreneurs get to a size where they can compete on the national and international stage. That’s why we are focused on offering the financing and advice they need to scale,” says Annie Marsolais, BDC’s Chief Marketing Officer. “Partnering with Growth Camp represents an excellent opportunity for us to highlight Canada’s Top Growing Companies and help them reach new heights.”

This invitation-only event will bring together senior leaders from the companies listed on this year’s Canada’s Top Growing Companies ranking for a celebratory day of networking, practical sessions and inspirational speakers. The event will be October 8, 2019 at The Globe and Mail Centre in Toronto.

Grant Thornton LLP has committed to a Gold sponsorship of the event. Other confirmed sponsors include CEO Global Network, Ceridian and Purolator at the Silver level. Select sponsorships at the Gold level are still available.

“The decision to sponsor Report on Business Growth Camp sends a clear message of support to our country’s leading entrepreneurs,” said Garth Thomas, Managing Director, Business and Financial Products, The Globe and Mail. “The Canada’s Top Growing Companies program, and learnings from the Growth Camp event, will add more tools to companies in Canada as they continue to search out opportunities to innovate and grow.”

The Globe and Mail announced the launch of the Canada’s Top Growing Companies program in March. Nominations for the 2019 ranking are open until May 31, 2019. To find out more about the program or Growth Camp, visit, or contact the team directly at