Book of Lists

The best place to obtain in-depth information on thousands of Ottawa-area companies in dozens of categories. The Book of Lists contains over 35-40 lists in various business categories, providing key information on some of Ottawa's most prolific industries, organizations, people and deals.

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Advertising in the Book of Lists


  • Contains over 35-40 lists in various business categories, ranging from law firms to real estate to technology to human resources
  • Contains unique information that cannot be found elsewhere: sales figures, key customers and other exclusive information
  • Companies are ranked by objective data such as number of employees and years in business
  • 10,000 copies delivered to business decision-makers: managers, owners, professionals and executives
  • Available online through digital “smart edition”


Who’s Who: A directory of the most important business leaders in four key economic sectors. Short bios will inform readers about the key executives at the largest companies.

Biggest Deals: The Book of Lists will include listings of the biggest deals in Ottawa, including largest federal government vendors, largest construction projects and more.

Sector Snapshot: The Book of Lists is divided into five sectors. Sector snapshots include a brief description of recent trends as well as key economic statistics.


List are selected based on popular demand and advertising support.  If you'd like to see a particular list published this year, please contact

 Available lists:

Accounting Firms

Family-Owned Businesses  Office buildings

Aerospace Companies

Federal Vendors Patent & Trademark Firms

Architecture Firms

Film & TV Production Companies Photonics


Financial Planners (NEW) Power Centres

Audio-Visual Equipment Dealers

Forty Under 40 Recipients (2 lists) Private Employers

Business Improvement Areas

Golf Courses Public Employers

Business Organizations

Home Builders
Promotional Product Companies

Business Schools

HR Consultants (3/4 page     
Public Companies

Business Trainers

Insurance Brokers
Insurance Brokers    
Residential Real Estate Companies
Interior Design Firms Security Guard Firms

Car Rental Agencies (NEW)

IT Consultants Lists Semiconductor Companies

Catering Companies

Law Firms Shopping Centres

Clean Tech

Life Science Companies Software Developers

Commercial Real Estate Brokers

Meeting and Convention Spaces - 1 Staffing firms


Meeting and Convention Spaces - 2

Defence & Security

Meeting and Convention Spaces - 3 Tourist Attractions

Employee Benefits Consultants List

Catering Companies Translation Companies


NEW - Film and Television producers United Way

Event Planners

NEW - Financial Planning firms


Events & festivals

NEW - Translation Firms


awards-market facts

awards-who's who

tourism-market facts

tourism-who's who

tech-market facts

tech-who's who

real estate-Sector Snapshot

Largest Federal Contracts-page 1

Largest Federal Contracts-page 2

Largest Federal Contracts-page 3

Largest Federal Contracts-page 4

business services-market facts

business services-who's who

Who Makes What

Top Construction Permits


  • Reach thousands of key business decision-makers in the buying process

  • Year-round visibility of your message in print and online

  • Target your audience by placing your ad beside a specific industry list

  • Lock out your competitors by owning the list in your industry

  • Get broad market reach since the guide appeals to all industries


Full Page: 9.833” x 12.5”
Covers (trim size): 10.5” x 13.5”
Quarter-page horizontal: 9.833” x 3.071”    

Contact or call 613.238.1818 ext. 226 for more details.