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Here’s to the hustle of Alberta entrepreneurs You know who you are. The movers and shakers, the doers and makers. For all that you’ve done to get where you are, thank you for your hustle.

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Honouring Edmonton’s Visionary Business Leaders BY NERISSA MCNAUGHTON

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usiness in Edmonton is pleased to celebrate Edmonton’s top Leaders: the entrepreneurs that work tirelessly to create outstanding businesses while giving back to the community and mentoring the next generation. While Business in Edmonton sponsors and highlights the event, the winning leaders are chosen by an independent panel that assesses each nominee on several levels of criteria. This year’s judges are: Dustin Sundby, managing partner – Edmonton region, MNP; Dale Beaudry, managing director, high growth market – North, business and agriculture, ATB; Dr. Jodi L. Abbott, president & CEO, NorQuest College. “What makes a great leader? One who has passion and a sense of curiosity, who focuses on what is essential, and who recruits/trains/ empowers and surrounds themselves with a great team,” says Sundby, and he goes on to note the positive conditions for entrepreneurs to flourish in the city. “Edmonton is positioned very favorably. It is one of the largest cities in Canada, which provides the required infrastructure for entrepreneurs. It is also the gateway to the north, which presents a unique opportunity for entrepreneurs.”

The Judges

“It is easy to see the passion that this year’s Leaders have for their business and the people they lead,” Beaudry concludes. “I’m excited to be a judge because I believe their leadership excellence deserves to be celebrated. Great leaders inspire us all to put our best foot forward every day and give back to the community in the hopes of making someone’s life better.” DR. JODI L. ABBOTT

DALE BEAUDRY

Working with ATB has given Beaudry a unique understanding of the city’s business landscape. “Edmonton is like no other market. The entrepreneurial spirit is Platinum Partner

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To the nominees, he says, “It’s never is easy to be in business, and the recession has proven that. Some nominees have this knack of making it look easy, but we know behind the scenes you hustle and never fail to show grit. Your ability to lead with a purpose and a clear vision—while managing little separation between personal and business lives at times—will lead you to the success you deserve. Keep hustling!”

DUSTIN SUNDBY

“We are fortunate to have you in our community!” Sundby says to the nominees, “And I’m fortunate to learn from all of you as each is a master of their craft.” Beaudry says, “A great business leader has faith in their own values and beliefs and works to bring out the best in others to drive a business to success. Great leaders understand that people are at the heart of a business—including staff, customers and associates—so they gain insight by really listening to what others have to say and by learning along the way.”

strong and supportive with the understanding that, when one business succeeds, we all succeed. Events like this celebrate leaders, recharging them along the journey and helping connect them with other like-minded business experts.”

“A great business leader,” says Dr. Abbott, “is someone who has courage. A courageous leader takes risks to advance their vision and approaches each strategic move with passion. Often, a great business leader will act first and think fully later. I think this is because they have experienced a path before and can connect dots quickly. During this process, courageous leaders make mistakes, assess the shift to recover, and keep going. Thinking and moving fast are critical.” To the nominees, Dr. Abbott says, “You have carved a path for your business, for your employees, and for their families. Because of your courage, others will look to you for advice.”

“It has been a privilege to judge the Business in Edmonton Leaders Awards this year,” concludes Dr. Abbott. “The judging process was collaborative, yet passionate, and so are the winners.” Official Airline Partner


Glenise Harvey

Company: A&H Steel

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lenise Harvey and her amazing team at A&H Steel have been reinforcing Alberta’s construction industry for more than 40 years. They have been raising the bar as a fully-integrated, fullservice rebar provider with the capacity to handle projects of all scope and complexity. “One defining moment came when I articulated this to an employee: ‘School never ends for any of us. We are all now attending the University of A&H where we are teachers and students. We slip in and out of both roles throughout the day. In the end, we hopefully come out the door wiser, more connected and happier.’” ~ Glenise Harvey, Principal

Company snapshot

48 100 Years in Business

Total Employees

Construction Industry Sector

Platinum Partner

Gold Partners

Official Airline Partner

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Blake Bunting & Don Bunting Company: Action Electrical

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on Bunting originally founded Action Electrical in 1973 from his basement and as the need for electrical contractor services grew, so did his business. Blake Bunting joined the company in 1996, adding to the family business. The Buntings never refuse a client or a job which has created a stunning reputation for their company and themselves. “I believe servant leadership is a key attribute for successful leadership. How can I as a leader develop our team so that our organization can perform optimally? For me, that has looked like honesty and vulnerability. I have relied on our team and aim to express confidence in them.” ~ Blake Bunting, Principal “My defining moment came when I started Action Electrical 45 years ago. What I lacked in assets, I made up in the desire to birth something and see it grow. It meant venturing outside my comfort zone. It has been rewarding to observe our team blossom and grow over the years.” ~ Don Bunting, Founder

Company snapshot

45 90 Years in Business

Total Employees

Construction Industry Sector

Platinum Partner

Gold Partners

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Ken Harrison

Company: Apple Fitness Store Ltd.

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en Harrison has ingrained his own values of quality, integrity and good service into the core of Apple Fitness. Apple Fitness was opened in 1992; first in Edmonton followed by a Calgary location later that year. This business has become a great success because Harrison has personally trained every employee with focus and respect in regards to fitness and overall health. “Our core values to consistently provide our customers with excellent quality, integrity and service are the heart of Apple Fitness Store Ltd. and the reason we have enjoyed 25-plus years of success through continued growth and improvement.� ~ Ken Harrison, President, General Manager & Owner

Company snapshot

26 33 Years in Business

Total Employees

Fitness/Health & Wellness Industry Sector

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Phil Roy

Company: Christensen & McLean Roofing Co. Ltd.

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ver the past 50 years, Christensen & McLean Roofing Co. has steadily grown with Phil Roy alongside most of its journey. Christensen & McLean Roofing is Alberta’s leading roofing specialist and provides complete service for all industrial, commercial and institutional roofing needs including: new roofing, replacement roofing, repairs, roofing inspection and consulting services. “It has been an interesting journey from starting as a labourer in this company some 40-plus years ago to now being a full partner/ owner. Growing up with seven siblings, I witnessed my mother and father’s strength and hard work in caring and providing for us all on a meagre budget. It was not an easy task, but they did it selflessly every day putting themselves second to their children. That is what inspires me to this day. Caring about the people we work with and the clients we work for is the foundation of our business. I am blessed to have had the support of so many people who helped me along the way to get where I am today.” ~ Phil Roy, Partner

Company snapshot

60 100 Years in Business

Total Employees

Construction Industry Sector

Platinum Partner

Gold Partners

Official Airline Partner

Photo by EPIC Photography Inc.


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Kathy Leskow

Company: Confetti Sweets

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athy Leskow founded Confetti Sweets as a stay-at-home mom with a passion for baking. What started off as a casual endeavour in her kitchen and selling in her local farmers market quickly turned into a cookie empire requiring a commercial oven to fill the demand for these amazing cookies. “I’m inspired by my incredible cookie team, who seem to care as much about the business side of Confetti Sweets, as they do the baking side. Each girl seems to be invested in achieving our goal of ‘World Cookie Domination’ and their passion pushes me to be even more ambitious.” ~ Kathy Leskow, Owner

Company snapshot

4 25

Years in Business

Total Employees

Consumer Products Industry Sector

Platinum Partner

Gold Partners

Official Airline Partner

Photo by EPIC Photography Inc.



David Brown

Company: Core Real Estate Group

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rom a young age, David Brown has had a very strong entrepreneurial streak from starting his own clothing line to joining the leadership team of a large hospitality company. He founded Core Real Estate Group in 2012 and has been committed to building trust with his clients and respect among his colleagues in the real estate business ever since. “Our success cannot be accorded to any single moment or event. Instead, I believe it is the result of the guidance and support provided by my parents as well as the consistent and incredible work put forth every day by our staff. Their efforts, passion, loyalty and desire to serve our clients have been the cornerstone on which our success has been built and will continue into the future.� ~ David Brown, President

Company snapshot

6 25

Years in Business

Total Employees

Real Estate Industry Sector

Platinum Partner

Gold Partners

Official Airline Partner

Photo by EPIC Photography Inc.


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David Carson Company: EWEL

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or over 40 years, EWEL has been proving a wide range of electrical materials to the residential, commercial, industrial and institutional marketplaces. David Carson and his company work primarily with electrical contractors and take pride in providing their services in a fast, efficient and personal manner with competitive pricing. “EWEL is a family business and I’m extremely proud to carry on the work of my father and grandfather. The EWEL family isn’t just me and my dad – our staff and customers are a major part of it too. Our people have made us successful.” ~ David Carson, President

Company snapshot

43 42 Years in Business

Total Employees

Power & Utilities Industry Sector

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Gold Partners

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Judah Busheikin & Faye Mowers

Company: Great Cookies By George Inc.

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he ever-recognizable cookies created by this amazing company have been bringing smiles since 1983. As well as providing some of the most delicious cookies ever tasted, Great Cookies By George contributes to many different charity events, awareness campaigns and smaller events within the local community. Judah Busheikin and Faye Mowers are at the head of this operation and work hard to uphold the company ideals of charity and quality customer service. As for their greatest inspiration, Judah and Faye will each say that they are continually inspired by the devotion that the other has for the cookies, but even more so by the amazing passion that their loyal customers have for Great Cookies By George. ~ Judah Busheikin, President, & Faye Mowers, Vice President

Company snapshot

35 12 Years in Business

Total Employees

Consumer Products Industry Sector

Platinum Partner

Gold Partners

Official Airline Partner

Photo by EPIC Photography Inc.


Jim Ward

Company: iomer nForm

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im Ward founded two very similar but separate businesses – iomer and nForm – in 1999 and 2003 respectively. Iomer specializes in the best technology to design and build solutions ahead of the curve and nForm specializes in digital strategy and evaluation. “Time is a currency, and we are all born rich in it. Understanding your purpose, and spending your time where it brings the most value to your company, industry and community, leads to success and can allow you to make a mark.” ~ Jim Ward, Founder

Company snapshot

19 40 Years in Business

Total Employees

Technology Industry Sector

Platinum Partner

Gold Partners

Official Airline Partner

Photo by EPIC Photography Inc.


Jerry Bigam

Company: Kinnikinnick Foods Inc.

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innikinnick Foods Inc. is a completely gluten-free food company dedicated to aiding the dietary restrictions of their customers. Because many gluten-free foods are unpalatable or completely unavailable, Kinnikinnick Foods has filled a very large gap in the diets of many people with celiac disease or other gluten intolerances. What began as a startup in a local Edmonton farmers market in 1991 has quickly grown and is now carried in many stores throughout North America. “It has been a most rewarding experience to see our family-owned company grow from its start at the Strathcona Farmers Market to a major international exporting company. And in the process we have made a difference to the quality of life for thousands of families who have dietary restrictions and medical conditions.� ~ Jerry Bigam, President & CEO

Company snapshot

27 160 Years in Business

Total Employees

Consumer Products Industry Sector

Platinum Partner

Gold Partners

Official Airline Partner

Photo by EPIC Photography Inc.


Angela Armstrong

Company: Prime Capital Group Inc.

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rime Capital Group Inc. has been helping Canadian businesses become more profitable and more productive since 2000. Prime Capital Group helps with various endeavours including equipment lease financing, health care and hospitality, industrial construction, transportation and logistics, engineering and fabrication, technology and testing, as well as manufacturing and processing. “Things will work out in the end. If it hasn’t worked out yet, it’s not the end.” ~ Angela Armstrong, President & Founder

Company snapshot

18 8 Years in Business

Total Employees

Equipment Financing Industry Sector

Platinum Partner

Gold Partners

Official Airline Partner

Photo by EPIC Photography Inc.


Michael Cathrea

Company: Resonate Music School & Studio

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ichael Cathrea believes that everyone has a song and he wants to help create it. He likes to take a different approach to teaching and recording by using his affordable yet professional classrooms and recording studios to provide not only an experience that is positive and engaging but also memorable and rewarding. Cathrea hopes to inspire, guide and assist students in any way he can to brighten one’s music future. “Our first show of the Let Your Sound Resonate Concert Series in 2017 was a moment that encapsulated everything we are about. Sharing in a rock-star experience with our students, addressing hundreds of audience members who have become like extended family, launching the Resonate Music Foundation, and seeing our entire team come together to pull it off was one of the proudest moments of my life.” ~ Michael Cathrea, President

Company snapshot

6

Years in Business

7

Total Employees

Music Education Industry Sector

Platinum Partner

Gold Partners

Official Airline Partner

Photo by EPIC Photography Inc.


Geoff Stewart

Company: Rig Hand Distillery Inc.

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eoff Stewart established Rig Hand Distillery in 2014 as the first craft distillery in the Edmonton area. This family business makes vodka, rum, whiskey, gin, moonshine and coffee cream liquor that is all locally-sourced, produced and distributed. All product is packaged in a distinctive trademarked bottle that is a replica of the Leduc No. 1 drilling rig that pays tribute to Rig Hand Distillery’s rich history in both agriculture and resource development in Alberta. “I have purposefully surrounded myself with people who have very different skills and thought processes than I have; people who question and challenge me daily. This continually forces me to be at my best and as a group we are upping our game daily. This diverse team has been the driver for all of our success.” ~ Geoff Stewart, President

Company snapshot

4 16

Years in Business

Total Employees

Consumer Products Industry Sector

Platinum Partner

Gold Partners

Official Airline Partner

Photo by EPIC Photography Inc.


Ken Rosenau

Company: Rosenau Transport Ltd.

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osenau Transport is a family-run business that provides many services from full-load and bulk to overnight services, heated vans and scheduled delivery. With its headquarters based in Edmonton, the company has many locations across Canada. Ken Rosenau and his highly-capable team are well equipped to handle customers immediately with prompt, safe and quality service. “Being a third-generation owner makes me proud to represent our company and carry on the legacy of what has been built since 1957. I plan on building upon the foundation my grandfather and father have built over the past 61 years and take our organization to the next level. This is only possible with great team members who are dedicated to the success of the organization.� ~ Ken Rosenau, President

Company snapshot

61 700 Years in Business

Total Employees

Transport Industry Sector

Platinum Partner

Gold Partners

Official Airline Partner

Photo by EPIC Photography Inc.


Dale Wishewan - Booster Juice | 2016 Leaders Alumni

A SMOOTHIE FOR EVERY GENERATION In 2016, Dale Wishewan and Booster Juice, was featured as a Leader, and they haven’t stopped paving the way for global expansion — but new locations and fresh offerings aren’t all this company has been up to. Dale Wishewan, President and CEO launched Booster Juice in 1999, and they haven’t stopped growing since. This brand is an international quick-service restaurant chain with a leading-edge product line. They serve premium real fruit smoothies that combine the best ingredients with natural Boosters. They also offer a wide range of juices, grilled food items, specialty shots, and they are constantly introducing innovative new products. Not to mention, in 2017 Booster Juice introduced a new triple walled cup. The cup was custom manufactured to reduce impact on the environment while protecting the quality of their core product. It is the first of it’s kind in Canada. The Edmonton-based franchisor didn’t have an easy start. With no restaurant experience and the original Alberta based location opening thousands of kilometers away from the Canadian retail power centre of Toronto, things easily could have gone wrong. However, Wishewan had discovered a void in the Canadian fast-food market: the need for a product that would satisfy customers with an active lifestyle who were looking for a nutritious alternative to fast-food. Within a year of opening his first location in Sherwood Park, Alberta, Wishewan had opened 15 more locations. By the end of year two, 50 Booster Juice locations had opened across Canada. Now it isn’t just Booster Juice; it’s Booster Nation. Eighteen years later, Wishewan has more than 360 locations spread across Canada—as well as in the U.S., Mexico, and the Middle East.

Of course, Dale’s drive hasn’t stopped there. Since his 2016 Leader Award he has pioneered the superfood movement and continues to bring new innovations to Booster Juice. In January of 2018, the company launched a new menu that offered delicious additions to the smoothie, juice, shot and food categories. This included the introduction of their signature Booster Balls and Chia Pudding. Both items offer customers different flavour combinations and nutritional benefits that perfectly complement their usual order. Booster Juice also introduced a new leafy green to their Hardcore Category with the Wild Berry Basil smoothie. In addition to these changes, Booster Juice has expanded their featured products beyond smoothies, encouraging customers to try all their offerings. Dale has also developed strategic partnerships with key players in the North American golf community, including PGA competitor Mackenzie Hughes, Chez Reavie as well as Alex Kang. Most recently, Booster Juice entered into a partnership with Danielle Kang, who is currently competing in the LPGA tour and is top 20 in the world. The brand is continually giving back to the community. Some of Booster Juice’s charities of choice are the JDRF, Easter Seals Foundation, the Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation, and the Alberta Cross Cancer Foundation. In 2018, Booster Juice donated $60,000 to the Easter Seals as part of a cross Canada fundraising initiative titled the Paper Egg Campaign. It’s been another busy year for a company that continues to expand its product offerings and meet customer demand, and it isn’t showing signs of stopping. Booster Juice continues to work towards its goal of becoming the number one juice and smoothie bar in the world.

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David Russell

Company: Russell NDE Systems Inc.

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ussell NDE Systems was founded by David Russell in 1972 to perform non-destructive examinations for the pipeline, plant and non-destructive testing industries. Non-destructive examination services include ultrasonic corrosion surveys, tank floor scanning, level-III radiographic audits and carburization detection. Russell NDE Systems takes part in many research projects to keep its technology as up to date as possible. “I have always adhered to Steve Jobs’ credo to ‘hire people who are smarter than you are and let them tell you what should be done.’ It has served Russell NDE Systems well over the years. It may be a cliché, but every company is only as good as the people who work there, and we owe our growth and health to our fantastic team. Last, but by no means least, we take our guidance from above, and believe that God’s hand is in everything we do. As a result, we have been mightily blessed.” ~ David Russell, President

Company snapshot

46 50 Years in Business

Total Employees

Oil & Gas/Power & Utilities/Technology Industry Sector

Platinum Partner

Gold Partners

Official Airline Partner

Photo by EPIC Photography Inc.


The Russell NDE Team will go to the ends of the earth (or below it) to save our customers from unexpected pipe failures.

“On behalf of the Russell NDE Systems team, I am very pleased to accept this award for Business Leadership. The 48 staff in Edmonton, Montreal, Toronto, Vancouver, Los Angeles and Washington, DC, are all an essential part of our success. Our subsidiaries, PICA Corp. and PICA (USA) Corp. are the engines of our growth in municipal pipeline inspection and through their demands for new applications, we invent and develop new technologies. It’s a very exciting time for all of us, and we are very proud to be Edmontonians and Canadians!” ~ Dave Russell, President.

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Tasker Goodchild

Company: Sawmill Restaurant Group

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awmill Restaurant Group was initially established by Tom Goodchild in 1976 and even though the company leadership has now been passed on to his son, Tasker, to this day he still has a big part in this family-run company. The main ingredient of success is a dedication and insistence on delivery of top-quality products with exemplary service. Tom Goodchild’s Moose Factory, Sawmill Prime Rib & Steak House, and Sawmill Banquet & Catering are the three entities that are housed in the Sawmill Restaurant family. “I have realized that as leaders we can’t do it alone; our job is to find the right people and give those who have committed themselves to an industry reason to commit to a brand. Seeing the results that come from innovation forums and challenging our team’s personal and professional development are what I have come to enjoy the most.” ~ Tasker Goodchild, Managing Partner

Company snapshot

42 450 Years in Business

Total Employees

Hospitality Industry Sector

Platinum Partner

Gold Partners

Official Airline Partner

Photo by EPIC Photography Inc.


Richard Hansen

Company: Sky Eye Measurement Inc.

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ky Eye Measurement was founded in 2005 to service the oil and gas industry throughout North America. Richard Hansen and his team provide portable or permanent measurement solutions for all manner of projects. Sky Eye Measurement is committed to providing safe metering solutions to fit any form of measuring needs. “The defining moment in my journey to success with my business was the realization that our business is so much larger and a lot more than just me. With the help of my team, we’ve created an amazing innovation machine that can grow and adapt to our changing industry. By doing this, we were able to survive two economic downturns, while growing, getting stronger, creating new jobs and giving back to our community. I’m truly inspired by the work and positive attitude of our team; they keep our culture strong and make me want to do better for them.” ~ Richard Hansen, President

Company snapshot

13 34 Years in Business

Total Employees

Oil & Gas Industry Sector

Platinum Partner

Gold Partners

Official Airline Partner

Photo by EPIC Photography Inc.


Paul Shufelt

Company: The Workshop Eatery

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aul Shufelt has had a passion for cooking since he was a little kid following his mom around the kitchen. His passion led him all the way to Switzerland and eventually back to Edmonton where, after two decades, he finally started his own restaurant – Workshop Eatery. The inspiration for Workshop Eatery stems from the simple comfort food his mom used to make. “Over the course of opening the restaurant there were many ups and downs, but I would say the defining moment came in early January 2016. After a solid but scary first month, things slowed with the change of the calendar, as they often do. I worried the other shoe had dropped and reality was about to set in. Self-doubt crept in. Thankfully, within a couple of days we received not one, but two glowing reviews, and the phone started ringing. It hasn’t stopped since. While the ride still has its ups and downs, it was at that point I knew we would make it, no matter what adversity we faced.” ~ Paul Shufelt, Proprietor & Chef

Company snapshot

3 35

Years in Business

Total Employees

Hospitality Industry Sector

Platinum Partner

Gold Partners

Official Airline Partner

Photo by EPIC Photography Inc.


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Darren Lunt

Company: Weldco Companies

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eldco Companies consists of three distinct operations that specialize in very diverse markets. Their plants and offices are conveniently located across North America with a combined total of 300,000 square feet of manufacturing space. With Weldco Companies, customers can be confident they will get the highest-quality equipment to get the job done in the most efficient way possible. “Being part of a team that collectively creates an atmosphere built on trust and mutual respect is inspiring. I am continually humbled by the skills that my colleagues bring forth to design, plan and manufacture our attachments or refurbish large heavy-steel components. It is with intense pride when I see our products being used on heavy equipment, working on job sites across North America, knowing that we played a role to enhance our customers’ equipment to work effectively, efficiently and safely.” ~ Darren Lunt, President

Company snapshot

73 380 Years in Business

Total Employees

Manufacturing Industry Sector

Platinum Partner

Gold Partners

Official Airline Partner

Photo by EPIC Photography Inc.


GREAT PEOPLE MAKE OUTSTANDING PRODUCTS

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Sean LeLacheur

Company: Western Archives & Shredding

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estern Archives & Shredding was founded in 2011 with the key intention of providing the highest standards of security and protection of any manner of personal documents. Sean LeLacheur now operates the largest independent record centre in northern Alberta, and as innovation remains as a constant theme with his team, they are always searching for more ways to enhance their clients’ experience. “My family has been a huge inspiration in my life. Being entrepreneurial themselves, they taught me about the importance of hard work, determination and trusting your gut. Being in business has allowed me to meet some great people, and it continually pushes me to become a better version of myself.” ~ Sean LeLacheur, President

Company snapshot

7 18

Years in Business

Total Employees

Records & Information Management Industry Sector

Platinum Partner

Gold Partners

Official Airline Partner

Photo by EPIC Photography Inc.


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Even the Best Are Driven to Be Better Leadership is about staying ahead. It’s defined by the ability to anticipate and adapt to change – to improve, refine and keep moving forward, charting your own course. MNP proudly congratulates the Business in Edmonton 2018 Leaders. As an entrepreneurial firm built by entrepreneurs, we commend your achievements and commitment to community. Contact Dustin Sundby, Regional Managing Partner, at 780.453.5382 or dustin.sundby@mnp.ca


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