Starting with a small downtown shop, the family-run enterprise now includes two thriving stores
Bright side of business
The Bright Side of Business: Centretown salon owner Gamal Rahman combines hairstyling with love for art
Owner of the Connoisseur Art and Hair Studio offers free lessons to community amid pandemic downturn
The Bright Side of Business: Fashion industry entrepreneur Stacey Martin looks to ‘scale in a big way’
More than a decade after launching her clothing line, the Ottawa entrepreneur is raising capital and striking international marketing partnerships.
The Bright Side of Business: Mom’s Homemade founder goes from salsa-making hobbyist to food entrepreneur
Sales have doubled during COVID-19 as consumers increasingly look to shop – and eat – local.
The Bright Side of Business: LiveWorkPlay partners with Ottawa mask manufacturer, creating inclusive work opportunities
Viral Clean strengthens workforce as it ramps up to fulfill Health Canada contract for 10M masks
The Bright Side of Business: Matriarch apparel combines purpose and fashion with support for young mothers
Proceeds will help fund scholarships to help cover costs of rent, childcare and tuition.
Using a hybrid model of in-person and online classes, PranaShanti now offers international teacher training, as well as other courses.
The Bright Side of Business: Ottawa Firehouse Subs franchisee brings Christmas joy through support of front-line workers
Pradip Patel expands business footprint while supporting community through donations, free meals and Christmas gifts for children.
'I think we're going to see more Canadians staying within our borders, which will be amazing.'
The Bright Side of Business: Award-winning hairdresser elevates Ottawa at international fashion competitions
Silas Tsang, the co-owner of Kanata luxury hair salon Blushes, continues to rack up industry accolades.