UB MEDIA RANKS #27 on PROFIT’s HOT 50!

WE’RE THE FASTEST GROWING INDOOR ADVERTISING COMPANY

Press Release September 4, 2013 MONTREAL, TORONTO — PROFIT Magazine ranked UB Media #27 on its 14th annual PROFIT HOT 50, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Top New Growth Companies. Published in the October issue of PROFIT Magazine. The PROFIT HOT 50 ranks young firms by two-year revenue growth.

UB Media, which operates indoor advertising networks Resto-Bars, Cinemas and Campuses across the country made the PROFIT HOT 50 list with two-year revenue growth of 681%.

“This year’s PROFIT HOT 50 companies embody the entrepreneurial spirit,” says Ian Portsmouth, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of PROFIT Magazine. “They have grown exceptionally fast in a challenging economy, thanks to the ingenuity and determination of the entrepreneurs behind them.”

“We’re delighted to be ranked in the PROFIT Hot 50, reaffirming our claim to being Canada’s fastest-growing indoor advertising supplier,” said UB President Michael Minicucci. “In five years, UB has grown to be a national full-service provider of indoor advertising solutions trusted by many of the country’s biggest brands, and we’re proud that PROFIT has recognized this growth. I share this accomplishment with all of our agency partners who support UB Media and the dedicated staff, who have shared my vision over the past 5 years.”

Leading up to UB’s ranking in the PROFIT Hot 50 were several notable accomplishments. The organic growth of UB’s Resto-Bar network over the past years has outpaced all of its’ direct competitors, establishing one of the most premium Resto-Bar advertising networks in Canada. The acquisition of direct competitor KB Media, Inc in 2012 led to significant growth and the addition of digital signage to the Resto-Bar network. The strategic partnership with Touchtunes Interactive Networks in 2011 allowed UB to bring a revolutionary digital platform to market and diversify its digital offering.

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About UB Media

Since 2008, UB has developed one of Canada’s largest indoor advertising networks, comprising over 3,000 locations. UB offers digital and static advertising solutions in Resto-Bars, Cinemas and Campuses across the country.

See the definitive list here: http://www.profitguide.com/microsite/profithot50/2013