FEX Southwestern Ontario FEYA 2015

FEX Southwestern Ontario Family Enterprise of the Year Award

14th Annual Family Business Celebration

In Partnership with the Business Families Centre at Ivey Business School

Join us in celebration of the Family Enterprise community! The Family Enterprise of the Year Award serves to honour the vital role business families play in our community. We recognize that all our regional businesses have the challenge of maintaining and enhancing their competitive positions, but our family businesses go further, concerning themselves with issues of stewardship, continuity, and community involvement. 

Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 | Time: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Location: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London | 300 King Street, London
Fee: Individual Ticket $90 pp + tax | Table Host (8 seats) $775 + tax
Table host includes: table sign and recognition as a corporate table host with company logo in event program
Register Before: Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Reflections on Leadership, Family Business, Philanthropy and Entrepreneurship with Linda Hasenfratz, CEO of Linamar Corporation

Linda’s tenure as leader at Linamar is marked by sales growth from $800 million to today’s leadership position of $6 billion. Linda built from the foundation created by father Frank and they were jointly inducted into Canada’s Business Hall of Fame in 2016. Linda is passionate about leadership development and entrepreneurship and has been named EY’s Entrepreneur of the Year in 2014, Ivey’s Business Leader Award 2017 and one of Automotive News 100 Leading Women for five straight publications.

Reith & Associates | 3rd Generation Family Business | St. Thomas, Ontario

Reith & Associates Insurance and Financial Services Limited is an independent insurance and financial services brokerage located in St. Thomas, ON. In December 2000, brothers Dan and Darren Reith became the fourth generation to lead this family enterprise. In 2014, the company was honoured to celebrate its 100th anniversary. 

The chapter Family Enterprise of the Year Award is given annually by FEX to recognize, celebrate, and promote the achievements of Canadian family businesses and the considerable contribution they make to both their local communities and our national economy.

For information about FEYA and the 2018 Application process, click here
To nominate a deserving family enterprise, click here
Media Release: Applications now being accepted for the Family Enterprise of the Year Award

Nomination deadline:  September 30th, 2017
Application deadline:  October 31st, 2017

Mail or courier applications to:

Skrypnyk Group Professional Corporation
145 Wharncliffe Rd. South
London, Ontario 
N6J 2K4
Attention: Kevin Butler | Tamelynda Lux


For more information, please contact Alexa Zacs


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