POWER 50: Meet Canada’s Most Impactful Companies of 2023

In a nation known for its breathtaking landscapes, Canada’s innovation panorama is equally awe-inspiring. Our ninth annual guide presents a dynamic showcase of 50 trailblazing companies reshaping the Canadian landscape across business, technology, arts, and culture.   Within this guide, you’ll find a group of game-changing companies (some familiar, some you may never have heard […]

The Power 50: Canada’s Most Impactful Companies 2021

Our 2021 Power 50 guide showcases a group of game-changing companies that are redefining their respective industries to be more resilient, efficient, and thoughtful. From providing pandemic relief to supporting underrepresented communities, these companies (and the people who are leading them) understand what it means to build a company and community in Canada.

How Wattpad CEO Allen Lau Used Diversity and AI to Redefine Which Stories Get Told

Wattpad ceo Allen Lau in blazer wearing glasses against gradient background

In 2011, 24-year old Anna Todd began typing One Direction fanfiction on an iPhone in a supermarket checkout line. Without proofreading, she posted it a chapter at a time on Wattpad, a Toronto-based story sharing platform. Three years later, her finished novel, After, received a six figure book deal from Simon and Schuster. By 2019, […]