Each year, OBJ and the Ottawa Chamber of Commerce choose 40 of the region’s top young entrepreneurs and business executives and recognize them for their professional achievements, expertise and community service.
In these profiles, OBJ highlights some of this year’s recipients – their impressive accomplishments, what drives them and how they like to spend their downtime away from the business world.
Company: Academic organization providing health care to the vulnerable and medically complex
Education: Master in health administration, Telfer School of Management, University of Ottawa (2004)
Charitable involvement: Bruyère Continuing Care
Biggest biz achievement: Supporting the development of the Bruyère Village.
First job: Retail clerk at a sports store
Advice I’d give the younger me: Always ask questions and never stop learning.
Favourite pastimes: Playing golf and volleyball
Favourite local pro sports team: Ottawa Redblacks
Favourite local summer event: Canada Day
Preferred social media platforms: Twitter, Facebook
Twitter handle: @aporteous17