Third-time honours on Canada’s Top Female Entrepreneurs W100 for Rockwood’s Allison Grafton

PROFIT and Canadian Business unveil 18th annual list of Canada’s Top Female Entrepreneurs

Calgary (May 16, 2016) Rockwood Custom Homes’ Allison Grafton scored a hat trick today!

PROFIT and Canadian Business announced that Allison Grafton, President of Rockwood Custom Homes, appeared on the 18th annual W100 list of Canada's Top Female Entrepreneurs for the third year running. Not only was it Allison’s third consecutive win, but it was her third Top 5 ranking, scoring 3rd, 4th and 5th respectively since the 2013 ranking.

Published today at, the W100 ranks female entrepreneurs using a proprietary formula that considers the size, growth rate and profitability of the businesses they own and manage.

“The members of the 2016 W100 each possess the talent and tenacity to start and grow a successful business,” said James Cowan, Editor-in-chief of PROFIT and Canadian Business. “Their remarkable achievements serve as proof that ambitious, risk-taking female entrepreneurs are integral to the growth of the Canadian economy.”

“It’s exciting to be amongst the great Canadian female entrepreneurs recognized on this year’s W100 listing,” said Allison Grafton. “As always, I am ever grateful to my Rockwood team for their efforts, talent and support; and to our clients who help inspire us as we create their perfect dream homes.”

To see this year’s complete ranking and find links to full W100 editorial coverage, visit

About the W100
Now in its 18th year, the W100 ranking of Canada’s Top Female Entrepreneurs is Canada’s largest celebration of achievement by women business owners. Produced by the editors of PROFIT and Canadian Business, the rankings and extended coverage of the women honoured are published in print and online. Applicants to the 2016 W100 were ranked using a proprietary formula that considers the size, growth rate and profitability of the companies they own and manage.