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Alberta’s Business Person of the Year Program

Alberta’s Business Person of the Year Award was created in 1997 by Alberta Venture magazine, to recognize excellence in the leadership of Alberta’s corporate community. The recipient is chosen for a combination of principled leadership, strategic thinking, unceasing pursuit of excellence and balanced workplace values. Alberta’s Business Person of the Year is the cover story for Alberta Venture’s December issue.

Program Schedule

Nomination Launch: May 1, 2016
Nomination Deadline: July 22, 2016

Submit a nomination here

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

Event Details

November 30, 2016
BMO Centre, Calgary

Click here to be notified when registration opens

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

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

In 2016, Alberta Venture we’ll be recognizing the 20th Business Person of the Year. In celebration of this milestone we have enhanced the 2016 program to reflect the success of business leaders in the province over the past 20 years. An expanded event format is also new this year – Alberta’s Business People of the last 20 Years Gala Celebration. We’ll commemorate the award recipients from the previous 19 years. At the awards dinner, past recipients are honoured, the 2016 Business Person of the Year Award is announced and the award recipient presents a keynote address on the nature of business success.

Submit a Nomination – Deadline: July 22

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