NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Taylor Ablitt, the Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Diply, a leading social entertainment publisher for millennials, was recognized as one of Canada's Top 40 Under 40® honorees for 2017. Canada’s Top 40 Under 40® has recognized hundreds of outstanding Canadians and is the most highly coveted award for young business leaders.
“I’m extremely honored to have received this prestigious acknowledgement, and humbled being listed alongside that caliber of business leaders,” said Taylor Ablitt, Diply Co-Founder and CEO. “As I reflect on Diply’s fourth year in business and as an active volunteer in the local community, this program hold leaders accountable to their commitments to their business and communities. But I could not have done it alone; I’m grateful and proud of the team we’ve built and our collective success.”
Since its launch in 2013, Diply has experienced tremendous growth, becoming the 52nd largest domain in the U.S. and a comScore top 10 lifestyle property. With 70+ million social fans and growing, Diply consistently drives 1.4B+ video views on Facebook and 5B+ social impressions monthly. A member of the Young Presidents' Organization (YPO), Ablitt was named the 2016 Entrepreneur of the Year (EY) and Top 20 Under 40 recipient (Business London). In addition to integrating charitable initiatives into his professional work, Ablitt is highly active in his local community and volunteers with the Special Olympics and coaches softball and alpine skiing. A graduate of Western University’s Richard Ivey School of Business, Ablitt resides in London, Ontario.
Canada's Top 40 Under 40® program honors a select group of men and women – outstanding leaders and innovators making significant impacts on their organizations and in their communities. The program’s independent Advisory Board, comprising more than 20 respected and experienced individuals from across Canada, selected the Honorees from a list developed by Caldwell Partners. A Call for Nominations was carried out from February to April, which garnered close to 900 nominations from across Canada.
The honorees will receive their awards at a gala dinner to be held in Toronto on November 2, 2017 at the Fairmont Royal York.
Launched in 2013, Diply is a leading social entertainment publisher for millennial women. Publishing a unique blend of social-first articles and videos, Diply reaches 70M+ fans that generate 1.4B+ video views and 5B+ social impressions monthly. A comScore top 10 Lifestyle media property, Diply is the 52nd largest domain in the U.S. with 41M+ monthly uniques. Headquartered in London, Ontario, Diply has offices in New York, Chicago, and Toronto.