Derek Szeto | Naked Entrepreneur


Derek Szeto is Founder, and President of Clear Sky Media Inc., the parent company of RedFlagDeals.com, Canada’s largest bargain-hunting community. Derek launched this innovative web site in November 2000 to address the lack of online shopping and promotional information available to Canadians. The site currently boasts over 1.3 million monthly unique visitors and over 23 million page views every month. According to Alexa.com, RedFlagDeals.com is one of the 100 most popular websites in Canada.

Derek founded RedFlagDeals.com and Clear Sky Media in November 2000. As the archetypal bargain shopper, Derek has guided Clear Sky Media with the goal of creating tools that facilitate online shopping and give Canadian consumers the opportunity to interact

Derek holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Queen’s University and was named CIBC Student Entrepreneur of the Year for Ontario in 2004 and an Ontario Finalist for the 2007 Ernst & Young Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year Award. Derek and RedFlagDeals.com have been featured in major broadcast media and print publications including City TV, CBC Newsworld, The Globe and Mail, Maclean’s Magazine, The National Post, and Chatelaine.