Congratulations to Canada’s 2012 Entrepreneur Of The Year and the top regional winners!
2012 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year
Dr. Alan Ulsifer
President and Chief Executive Officer
2012 Regional winners
- Pacific – Ashley Cooper | Paladin Security Group Ltd.
- Prairies – Dr. Alan Ulsifer | FYidoctors
- Ontario – John A. McCluskey | Alamos Gold Inc.
- Quebec – Michel Gendreau | Garaga Inc.
- Atlantic – Patrick O’Callaghan | East Coast Catering Ltd.
National special citations
Many of the award winners across the country stand out not only as leaders in their industry, but also for the unique mark they’ve made on the entrepreneurial landscape. The following entrepreneurs are Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year category award recipients in their regions and were also selected by the national judges as special citation honourees. These entrepreneurs have demonstrated outstanding growth through environmentally conscious global expansion, leadership by embracing business challenges and opportunities with passion, purpose and execution, and realized unprecedented financial results.
Frederick Davidson | Energold Drilling Corp.
The largest frontier specialty contract commodity drilling company in the world operating across metals, energy and manufacturing.
Jon Hantho | Maxxam Analytics
Canadian market leader in analytical services and solutions to the energy, environmental, food and DNA industries.
Robert Herjavec | Herjavec Group
IT security/infrastructure integration firm specializing in security solutions, WAN acceleration and emerging technologies.