Forbes names Mike Holmes third most trustworthy celebrity
TORONTO, Aug. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Forbes released its list of most
trustworthy celebrities. Mike Holmes topped the list in third position,
behind Morgan Freeman and Ron Howard.
“I’m honoured,” stated Holmes. “You always hear about Forbes list of
trust billionaires or top-earners. But this is one list I’m really
proud to be on. I just can’t believe I beat Betty White.”
Forbes complied its list using data from E-Poll Market Research, whose
E-Score Celebrity service ranks more than 7,000 celebrities on
awareness, appeal and 46 different personality attributes. The
Trustworthy Score represents a combination of trustworthy and appeal
“My phone has not stopped ringing,” stated Lilana Novakovich, Mike
Holmes’ agent. “I’m getting hundreds of endorsement inquiries,” she
added. “But Mike has always been cautious about his branded
partnerships. He will only endorse products or services he believes in.
I suppose that’s part of the reason why he made it on the list in the
“I’m happy my message is getting across,” added Holmes. “It’s not about
what you do. It’s about who you help. And how what you do helps
Mike’s highly anticipated new series, Holmes Makes It Right will be
airing in the US and Canada on HGTV this coming October.
About The Holmes Group
The Holmes Group is an international brand with operations in
independent media production, new home building and inspection
divisions, as well as expansion into product development. It is
entirely owned by Mike Holmes and it is responsible for developing and
managing HOLMES branded entities, including HOLMES Homes, MIKE HOLMES
Inspections, HOLMES Workwear, Make It Right Releasing Inc., and The
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