Each year, OBJ and the Ottawa Board of Trade honour 40 of the region’s top young entrepreneurs, business executives and civic leaders and recognize them for their professional achievements, expertise and community service.
Click here to see the full list of the 2021 recipients and click here to watch the special broadcast honouring the year’s recipients.
Biggest business achievement: Making partner at IBM at the age of 29.
Biggest influences: My grandmother was one of the kindest – and strongest – people I have ever known.
Biggest lesson learned during COVID-19: How resilient, patient and strong people can be.
Charitable involvement: IBM’s Employee Charity Fund
First job: Working at a local grocery store, bagging groceries
Advice I’d give the younger me: Working hard while being passionate and kind to people is at the heart of many of life’s accomplishments.
Favourite pastime: Traveling with my wife and young kids, Emmett and Stella.