Parent Company: Shaw Communications Inc.
Brand Value: $2,750 million
Headquarter City: Calgary
Industry: Telecom providers
Year Formed: 1966
Shaw is a communications brand that operates primarily in Western Canada, offering Internet and content services to 3.2 million customers, including 1.9 million subscribers to Shaw Internet and more than 1 million home phone customers. Founded in 1966 to provide cable television services, it connected its first cable customer in 1971. Shaw grew rapidly through the cable TV boom of the 1980s and 90s. Shaw has long been known in Canada as a supporter of children’s causes, primarily through its Shaw Kids Investment Program.