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FASTEST GROWING B2B PLATFORM IN CANADA


How many SMEs are there in Canada?

1.15 MILLION SMALL BUSINESSES

97.9%

21,926 MEDIUM-SIZED BUSINESSES

1.9% As of December 2017, there were 1.18 million employer businesses in Canada (Table 1). Of these, 1.15 million (97.9 percent) were small businesses, 21,926 (1.9 percent) were medium-sized businesses and 2,939 (0.2 percent) were large businesses. More than half of Canada's small employer businesses are concentrated in Ontario and Quebec (417,742 and 236,705 respectively). Western Canada has a large number of small businesses led by British Columbia, which had 179,517 small businesses as of December 2017. In the Atlantic region, Nova Scotia has the greatest number of small businesses at 28,874.


Total number of employer businesses by business size and number of SMEs per 1,000 provincial population, December 2017

Province/Territory

Small businesses(1–99 employees)

Number of businesses per 1,000 individuals (18+ years)

Newfoundland and Labrador

16,580

97.9%

38.7

Prince Edward Island

5,963

98.3%

49.4

Nova Scotia

28,874

97.9%

37.3

New Brunswick

24,827

98.0%

40.5

Quebec

236,705

97.9%

35.3

Ontario

417,742

97.7%

37.2

Manitoba

38,226

97.6%

37.8

Saskatchewan

40,072

98.3%

45.4

Alberta

160,264

98.0 %

48.8

British Columbia

179,517

98.3%

Territories

3,999

97.0%

46.4

Canada

1,152,769

97.9%

39.7

Sources: Statistics Canada, Table 33-10-0037-01 — Canadian Business Counts, with employees, December 2017; Statistics Canada, Table 17-10-0005-01 — Population estimates on July 1st, by age and sex; and ISED calculations.

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EMPOWERING CANADIAN SMALL & MEDIUM BUSINESSES Small and medium-sized businesses in Canada have had a huge positive impact on the Canadian economy over the last several years. With the progressive evolution of the economy largely due to SMEs, there’s never been the need to have the Canadian SME Magazine more than now. Every month, our readers will have the opportunity to read different articles on methods to improve their business, learn about upcoming events, and interviews with Canadian executives with their advice on how to take a small business to the next level. The Target readers of CanadianSME Magazine are: Canadian Small Businesse s - 1- 1 0 0 Employees Canadian Medium Size Busi nesses- 10 0 - 5 0 0 Employees Entrepreneurs CEO/COO/CFO 25-65+ Years

Very targeted distribution - via strong channels Canadian Chamber of Comm erce Hamilton Chamber of Com merce Saskatchewan chamber of commerce Newmarket chamber of c ommerce Vaughan Chamber of Com merce Toronto Region Board of Tr ade Thunderbay Chamber of Com merce WBE Canada Ontario Chamber of Comm erce CFIB

Fastest growing B2B platform in Canada

80,000

impressions/month

60-80 FULL COLOUR

PUBLISHED MONTHLY

Up to

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TARGETED DISTRIBUTION

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Target Readers OTHERS 5%

The Target readers of CanadianSME Magazine are:

CONSULTANTS 5%

MANAGERS 10%

VP/DIRECTOR 10%

CEO/ENTREPRENEURS 70%

Canadian Small Business - 1- 1 0 0 Employees Canadian Medium Size Busi nesses- 10 0 - 5 0 0 Employees Entrepreneurs CEO/COO/CFO 25-65+ Years

75%

Small business owners

25%

Medium business owners

CanadianSME is dedicated to helping your business grow. Although we just launched recently, we have already grown readers with our valuable content. Our exclusive interviews and cutting edge articles have created tremendous interest from both vendors and potential clients, bringing both of them together in a winning combination for advertisers.

Our website includes all content that's found in the print magazine, as well as exclusive online articles. All design elements of the print edition are adapted for the online experience. With user-friendly navigation, advertisements and social media sharing tools, CanadianSME is providing a strong online presence for its viewers. Our website is specifically designed for maximum accessibility, and is optimized for viewing on mobile devices and tablets.

12-14,000

website visitors/month

5,000

print copies distribution/month


Trust and credibility

95%

Trust and credibility: Ninety-five percent of survey respondents say that B2B magazines are “a trusted voice in the industry,� and 85% are more likely to investigate a product or service they read about in a magazine. Almost half (45%) say B2B magazines are the first place they’d go to learn about a new product. source:canadamagazines.ca


A DEEPER LOOK

Exclusive business focussed magazine & platform that links entrepreneurs and their contributors. Informative business guide for SMEs Regular and current updates on what’s trending in the business industry Insightful  articles on sales and marketing, corporate governance, leadership, SME finance, technology and so much more Exclusive interviews with industry leaders and influential figures in the business industry


Editorial Calander 2019-2020 SEPTEMBER 2019

JANUARY 2020

Special Focus: Innovation & Technology

Special Focus: Entrepreneurship

Artificial Intelligence Future tech trends Small Business Technology Business Woman of the Month Security+more

Publication date: 5 September

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Govt. initiatives for SMEs

Publication date: 5 February

MARCH 2020

Special Focus: Manufacturing

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Special Focus: Startup in Canada Top 50 Canadian Startups

Top Canadian Women Entrepreneurs

Inspiring business leaders

Business woman of the month

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Publication date: 5 July

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Event: Canada Business Talks Series

DECEMBER 2019

APRIL 2020

Special Focus: SME Business Awards

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E-Commerce trends in Canada

Top 100 Canadian Entrepreneurs

Top 100 Canadian Entrepreneurs

Interviews+advice from industry experts

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Corporate leadership excellence

Publication date: 5 April

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Special Focus: Banking & Financial Services Top business banks in Canada

Event: Top 100 Canadian SMEs

NOVEMBER 2019

Publication date: 5 November

JUNE 2020

Special Focus: Top 100 CanadianSMEs

Small business advice+more

Interviews+advice from industry experts

Event: Canada Business Talks Series

FEBRUARY 2020

Business Woman of the Month

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Publication date: 5 May

Publication date: 5 January

Small business environment in Canada

Exploring technology in manufacturing ind.

Interviews+advice from industry experts

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Innovation in manufacturing

Trends in insurance industry

Business trends

50 promising small businesses

New trends in manufacturing industry

Top Insurance Companies

Business Woman of the Month

Featuring Top 100 Canadian SMEs

Publication date: 5 October

Special Focus: Canadian Insurance Sector

50 Canadian Entrepreneurs

Small business stories

Small business advice+more

MAY 2020

Event: Canada Business Talks Series

AUGUST 2020 Special Focus: Business Growth Tech for small business CRM for small business Mark tech for small business Export Development

Publication date: 5 August

Event: Canada Business Talks Series

Event: CanadianSME Business Awards 2019

Industry Focus:

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Data Science

Hospitality & Travel

Cybersecurity

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Media & Entertainment

Manufacturing

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Professional Services

Banking & Financial Services

Automotive

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Fastest growing B2B platform in Canada

80,000 impressions /month

30,000 readers /month

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5,000

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TARGETED DISTRIBUTION BY CANADA POST The Target readers of CanadianSME Magazine are: Canadian Small Business - 1-100 Employees Canadian Medium Size Businesses- 100-500 Employees Entrepreneurs CEO/COO/CFO 25-65+ Years

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