Follow Us On:

Alberta’s Business Person of the Year Program

Event Details

November 30, 2016
BMO Centre, Calgary

Reception: 5:00 pm
Dinner: 6:30 pm
Dress Code: Formal
Click here to register

Questions?  Call 1-866-227-4276 ext. 244 or email

Program Schedule

Nomination Launch: May 1, 2016
Nomination Deadline: July 22, 2016
Nominations are closed. Click here to be notified about next year’s program

Questions?  Call 1-866-227-4276 ext. 243 or email

Sponsorship Opportunities

If you are interested in sponsoring Alberta’s Business Person of the Year program, please contact Sue Timanson at 1-866-227-4276 ext. 251 or email

Presented By:

av_logo

 

  • Ron Triffo, President and CEO of Stanley Technology ǀ Business Person of the Year 1997 Ron Triffo, President and CEO of Stanley Technology ǀ Business Person of the Year 1997
  • Martin Lambert, CEO of Bennett Jones ǀ Business Person of the Year 1998 Martin Lambert, CEO of Bennett Jones ǀ Business Person of the Year 1998
  • Clive Beddoe, Founder and chairman of WestJet Ltd. ǀ Business Person of the Year 1999 Clive Beddoe, Founder and chairman of WestJet Ltd. ǀ Business Person of the Year 1999
  • Harry Buddle, CEO of Capital City Savings (now Servus) ǀ Business Person of the Year 2000 Harry Buddle, CEO of Capital City Savings (now Servus) ǀ Business Person of the Year 2000
  • Rick George, CEO, Suncor ǀ Business Person of the Year 2001 Rick George, CEO, Suncor ǀ Business Person of the Year 2001
  • John Forzani, Chairman and CEO of The Forzani Group Ltd. ǀ Business Person of the Year 2002 John Forzani, Chairman and CEO of The Forzani Group Ltd. ǀ Business Person of the Year 2002
  • Bill Comrie, Founder and CEO, the Brick ǀ Business Person of the Year 2003 Bill Comrie, Founder and CEO, the Brick ǀ Business Person of the Year 2003
  • Sam Shaw, President, NAIT ǀ Business Person of the Year 2004 Sam Shaw, President, NAIT ǀ Business Person of the Year 2004
  • Charlie Fischer, President and CEO of Nexen ǀ Business Person of the Year 2005 Charlie Fischer, President and CEO of Nexen ǀ Business Person of the Year 2005
     
For 19 years, Alberta Venture has recognized the great leaders who have shaped this province and influenced change in our communities. On November 30, we will bring them together in one room as we celebrate the 20th Business Person of the Year award winner. This is a must-attend event unlike anything we’ve ever produced.

November 30, 2016
BMO Centre, Calgary

Reception: 5:00 pm
Dinner: 6:30 pm
get-your-tickets Ticket: $375+GST
Dress Code: Formal

Plus – as part of the celebrations we are revisiting past recipients of the award!

Learn more >> TWENTY YEARS AND COUNTING

Keynote Speech Videos

Paul Douglas, President & CEO, PCL Construction

Dave Mowat, President & CEO, ATB Financial

Watch more from Dave’s speech here

 

Event Videos

Alberta’s Business Person of the Year 2015: PCL’s Paul Douglas

Alberta’s Business Person of the Year 2014: ATB’s Dave Mowat

Alberta’s Business Person of the Year 2013: Peach Hill’s Diane Brickner

Alberta’s Business Person of the Year 2012: WestJet’s Gregg Saretsky

2015 Event Photos
To view more photos from the 2015 luncheon for Paul Douglas, President & CEO of PCL Construction, please visit our Facebook page