INK Entertainment Group is a leading North American lifestyle and entertainment company. Operating since 1982, INK Entertainment Group has demonstrated an enviable ability to read the pulse of ever-changing cultural times and tastes, responding with a host of successful enterprises.

Headquartered in Toronto and Miami and helmed by visionary entrepreneur Charles Khabouth and Danny Soberano. INK Entertainment Group’s innovative approach, fusing dining, lifestyle, entertainment, hospitality and design is devoted to creating extraordinary experiences throughout its proprietary brands, including notable restaurant brands Akira Back, Amal (Toronto & Miami), Byblos (Toronto & Miami), Daphne, Level 6 (Miami), KŌST, Margo, Mr Vander, Patria, Pink Sky, Sofia Yorkville, Sofia Design District (Miami), STORYS Building, and Ultra; private member’s club Clio; A number of trendy clubs including REBEL, Cabana Pool Bar, D/Prtmnt and Dragonfly Nightclub; and Taglialatella Galleries (Toronto, New York, Palm Beach & Paris)

INK Entertainment Group also teamed up with several significant industry partners including Loews Hotels & Resorts and Lifetime Developments to launch Bisha Hotel & Residences, the newest private label hotel and residence brand to originate in Toronto since The Four Seasons in the 1960s.

Charles Khabouth, a prominent figure in the entertainment and hospitality industries, stands as one of the most successful entrepreneurs, restaurateurs, and hoteliers in the vibrant Toronto cityscape. For over four decades, as CEO and Founder of INK Entertainment, Khabouth has revolutionized the very essence of how we entertain, dine, socialize, and revel.

INK Entertainment boasts a diverse and impressive array of iconic establishments across North America. The collection of proprietary brands includes renowned restaurant establishments such as Akira Back, Amal (Toronto & Miami), Byblos (Toronto & Miami), Daphne, Meet Dalia (Miami), KŌST, Margo, Patria, Pink Sky, Sofia Yorkville, Sofia Design District (Miami), and Ultra.
INK Entertainment Group oversees exclusive venues like Clio, a private members’ club, STORYS Building, and trendsetting clubs such as REBEL, Dprtmnt, Cabana Pool Bar, Mister C, Mr. Vander, and Dragonfly Nightclub. It also produces Canada’s largest music festival, VELD. Taglialatella Galleries now span Toronto, New York, Palm Beach, and Paris.
Furthermore, through partnerships with industry leaders like Loews Hotels & Resorts, Khabouth spearheaded the launch of Bisha Hotel & Residences, ushering in a new era of luxury in Toronto.
Recognized as a transformative figure in lifestyle has earned Khabouth such honours as inclusion in Toronto Life’s ’50 Most Influential People in Toronto and the prestigious honour of TheEY Entrepreneur of the Year™ in the Ontario entertainment and hospitality category. In 2023, he was celebrated among Toronto Life’s Top Restaurateurs, reaffirming his status as a visionary leader within the community.

With innovations on the horizon, there is no doubt that Khabouth will continue to leave his indelible mark on the industry, shaping its future with his bold vision and commitment to excellence. Moreover, there are plans underway for the opening of additional restaurants and nightlife establishments in Toronto and Miami in 2024, further cementing Charles Khabouth’s legacy as a trailblazer in the entertainment realm.

Danny Soberano has been a driving force behind many of Toronto’s most beloved hospitality ventures. From an early age, he demonstrated his natural entrepreneurial flair by spearheading renowned establishments such as Dinkel’s, PWD, Marketta, and Axcess. With over 50 years dedicated to the service and hospitality industry, Danny’s journey includes a standout achievement: co-purchasing Allseas Fisheries in 1986, a pivotal move that transformed the company into a premier distributor of fresh fish and seafood to major retailers nationwide and exited in 2021.

Recognized for his keen business acumen and strategic vision, Danny’s leadership abilities have been instrumental in shaping the success of various enterprises. Joining INK Entertainment Group in 2002 as Co-Founder and President, Danny has played a pivotal role in steering the company towards continuous innovation and growth. His unwavering dedication to excellence has set the standard for INK Entertainment’s achievements.

Beyond his professional endeavours, Danny is deeply committed to giving back to the community. A devoted family man and philanthropist, he actively supports numerous charitable organizations. Through his philanthropic efforts and unwavering dedication to excellence, In the world of business and beyond, Danny Soberano is a testament to the power of determination, vision, and dedication to perfection and customer care. As a leader, he is reshaping the hospitality industry, leaving a profound mark on both the business landscape and the community.