EY Entrepreneur Of The Year
2014 National award winners
Congratulations to Canada’s 2014 Entrepreneur Of The Year and the top regional winners!
2014 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year
2014 Regional winners
Thomas Leavitt | Leavitt Machinery
Bill McCaffrey | MEG Energy
Linda Hasenfratz | Linamar Corporation
José Boisjoli | BRP
Robert Crosbie | Crosbie Group Limited
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 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year category award recipients in their regions and were also selected by the national judges as Special Citation honourees.
These men and women have demonstrated outstanding innovation in globalization, business models, products and services and partnerships by embracing business challenges and opportunities with passion, purpose, execution, relentless customer focus and realized unprecedented financial results.
Vega | Burnaby
Special Citation: Product innovation
The leader in the plant-based natural health and performance products industry.
Manitoba Harvest Hemp Foods | Winnipeg, Manitoba
Special Citation: Entrepreneurial spirit
The world’s largest hemp food manufacturer to grow, make and sell hemp foods.
Emterra Group | Burlington
Special Citation: Industry pioneer
A leader in waste resources management, collecting, recycling and marketing packaging, printed paper and scrap tires to convert waste liquids into green products.
Bassel Atallah, Firas Atallah, Rami Atallah
SSENSE | Montréal
Special Citation: Marketing Excellence
A leading online luxury clothing boutique, carrying over 200 men's and women’s wear collections, including shoes and accessories, from world renowned designers.
- National Special Citation — Social Entrepreneur
Social Entrepreneur is a unique special citation awarded to an entrepreneur whose achievements have driven large-scale social change and improved people’s lives.
Dr. John Mighton
JUMP Math produces evidence-based curricula that accelerate math learning for all students. JUMP provides complete classroom math materials and teacher training for grades one to eight.