Brock grads business among fastestgrowing in Canada

Albert IannantuonoFresh on the heels of receiving a 2012 Brock Alumni of Distinction Award, Albert Iannantuono’s (BA ’85) company Tri-Media Integrated Marketing Technologies has been selected 93rd among “Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies” by PROFIT Magazine.The 24th annual PROFIT 200 ranks Canada’s fastest-growing companies by five-year revenue growth, profiling the country’s most successful growth companies.“I am so proud that during some of the toughest economic times, we were able to not only survive, but evolve into a sustainable, growth-oriented business, serving some great clients globally,” says Iannantuono. “We are proud to be amidst the top companies in the country.”St. Catharines-based Tri-Media Integrated Marketing Technologies Inc. has evolved from a traditional advertising agency into one that provides traditional, digital, social and mobile services to major brands globally.With offices in three countries, Tri-Media maintains a workforce of more than 65 employees, and has high-profile clients as diverse as the Discovery Channel, AOL, Google-YouTube, Parks Canada, and others.“[These] companies are an inspiration to Canadian entrepreneurs and would-be entrepreneurs,” says Ian Portsmouth, Editor-in-Chief, PROFIT Magazine. “PROFIT is proud to celebrate the success of these businesspeople, who, despite a challenging economy, have achieved outstanding success in a wide variety of fields.”In March 2012, the Brock University Alumni Association honoured thirty-five outstanding graduates to celebrate the Association’s 35th anniversary. Iannantuono was among this distinguished group of alumni who exemplify the spirit of Brock through their scholarly, creative, humanitarian and professional contributions to Canada and beyond.In addition to running Tri-Media, Iannantuono has used his business acumen to spearhead a range of civic and philanthropic campaigns to showcase and increase pride and business in Niagara. He was one of the founders of the Niagara Social Project and has received many awards for his community support.For more info: read more