Al Zikovitz is the President and CEO of Cottage Life Media, a division of Blue Ant Media Partnership. Cottage Life Media properties include Cottage Life, Cottage, Outdoor Canada and Canadian Home Workshop magazines. Al founded Cottage Life magazine in 1988 and expanded it into a highly recognized brand that included websites, consumer shows, book publishing, radio shows, TV shows, contract publishing and retail merchandise.

Al has served as a board member of the Ontario Media Development Corporation, BPA/Canadian Circulation Audit Board, Canadian Magazine Publishers Association (past Chair), International Regional Magazine Association (past President), National Magazines Awards Foundation (past President); and on the executive committees of the Cultural Industries Council of Ontario, Canadian Periodical Publishers Association and Print Measurement Bureau.