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2014 Top 50 CEO Award Winners

The 2014 Top 50 CEOs are listed below, by province, in alphabetical order.

Nova Scotia
Cory Bell
President
Lindsay Construction
Dartmouth
Carolyn Booth
Senior Vice President, Atlantic Provinces Division, Personal and Commercial Banking
BMO Bank of Montreal
Halifax
Damian K. Byrne
CEO & President
Landmark Hospitality Group
Halifax
Donald E. Clow
President & CEO
Crombie REIT
Stellarton
Peter Conlon
President & CEO
Nautel Ltd.; Nautel Maine Inc.
Hacketts Cove
Hall of Fame Inductee
Krista Connell
CEO
The Nova Scotia Health Research Foundation
Halifax
Doug Doucet
Owner/President
rsc Constructon Inc.; Mill-Right Woodworking Inc.; Tier Too Properties Ltd. (partnership); Swiss Chalet Kempt Road & Dartmouth Crossing (partnership)
Bedford
Shelley Elizabeth Fleckenstein
Owner/Director, Kings Physiotherapy Clinic
Regional Manager, Service Development and Innovation, CBI Health Group
New Minas
Jennifer E. Gillivan
President & CEO
IWK Health Centre Foundation
Halifax
Mike Hachey
CEO/Executive Producer
Egg Studios
Halifax
Dianne Kelderman
President & Owner, Atlantic Economics
President & CEO, Nova Scotia Co-operative Council
Truro
Hall of Fame Inductee
Guido Kerpel
Vice President, Canadian Region, New Castle Hotels & Resorts
General Manager, The Westin Nova Scotian Hotel
Halifax
Gordon Laing
President & COO
Southwest Properties Ltd.; Premiere Executive Suites Ltd.; Bishop’s Cellar
Halifax
Hall of Fame Inductee
Suzanne Larochelle-Bachur
President
Premiere Executive Suites/Atlantic Limited
Halifax
Ron Lovett
President & CEO
Source Security & Investigations, Inc.
Halifax
Hall of Fame Inductee
Dr. Ramona Lumpkin
President & Vice-Chanellor
Mount Saint Vincent University
Halifax
Scott David MacEachern
President & CEO
STARK International Inc.; Scotia Aqua Inc./Darkek Transport; Ashcroft Equipment & Services Ltd.; Transfluid Services
New Glasgow
Al MacPhee
President
MacPhee FordDartmouth
Kim Mason
President, Atlantic Canada Region
RBC Royal Bank
Halifax
Dr. Travis McDonough
CEO & Founder
Kinduct Technologies; 3DRX Developments LLC
Halifax
Dan Merzetti
President & CEO

DSM Telecom

Halifax
Tim Moore
Chairman & CEO
Moore Executive Suites; Atlantic Signature Mortgage & Loan; Premiere Mortgage Centre; Premiere Self Storage; Premiere Car Wash; Oceanstone Inn & Resort; Premiere Van Lines; Gateway Insurance Brokers
Halifax
Sean O’Regan
President & CEO
O’Regan’s Automotive Group
Dartmouth
Brendan Paddick
chairman & ceo
Columbus International Inc.
Bedford
Joseph (Joe) Randell
President & CEO
Chorus Aviation Inc.; Jazz Aviation LP
Dartmouth
Hall of Fame Inductee
Karen Sheriff
President & CEO
Bell Aliant Regional Communications Inc.
Halifax
Ian D. Smith
CEO
Clearwater Seafoods Limited Partnership
Bedford
Jon D. F. Stanfield
President, Stanfield’s North America
Chairman & VP, Performance Apparel Corp.; Longworth Industries
Truro
John Volcko
Vice President & District Manager
PCL Constructors Canada Inc.
Dartmouth
 
New Brunswick
Dr. H.E.A. (Eddy) Campbell
President & Vice-Chancellor
University of New Brunswick
Fredericton
Dr. Robert Campbell
President & Vice-Chancellor
Mount Allison University
Sacville
Ian Cavanagh
CEO
Ambir
Saint John
Roxanne Fairweather/David Grebenc
Co-CEOs & Co-owners
Innovatia Inc.
Saint John
Paul Farrah
President & CEO
Partnership Seafood Inc.; Partner Seafood USA; Xtreme Cold Storage Ltd.
Shediac
Greg Hemmings
CEO/Executive Producer
Hemmings House Pictures Ltd.
Saint John
Barry Kyle
CEO
Industrial Rubber Company Ltd.; CT Sales Ltd.; Hatheway Nissan Ltd.; IRC Equipment Ltd.; Industrial Rubber Labrador Ltd.; FFG Canada Ltd.
Bathurst
Hall of Fame Inductee
J. Scott McCain
Chairman & CEO, Saint John Sea Dogs
President & COO, Agribusiness Group, Maple Leaf Foods Inc.
Saint John
Troy D. Northrup
Principal/CEO
East Point Inc.; Shred Guard Inc.; King Mazda Inc.; Horizon Management Ltd.; Haldor (1972) Ltd.; Multi-Line Leasing Ltd.
Saint John
 
Newfoundland and Labrador
Paul Antle
President & CEO
Pluto Investments Inc.
St. John’s
John Atkins
CEO
JAC (John Atkins & Co.)
Mount Pearl
Sean Fitzgerald
President & CEO
Vocational Rehabilitation Assessments Inc.
St. John’s
Bert Hickman
President & CEO
Hickman Automotive Group; Group Holdings; BerJon Holdings Ltd.
St. John’s
Gregory F. Roberts
CEO/Owner
Mary Brown’s Inc.; P.I. Enterprises Group
Pilley’s Island
Anne Whelan
President & CEO
Seafair Capital
St. John’s
Stephen R. Winter
President & CEO
Newfoundland Labrador Liquor Corporation
St. John’s
Hall of Fame Inductee
 
Prince Edward Island
John Griffin
President & General Manager
W.P. Griffin Inc.
Elmsdale
Jessie Inman
CEO
Fathers of Confederation Memorial Buildings Trust (Confederation Centre of the Arts)
Charlottetown
John F. (Jack) Kelly
President
Bulk Carriers (P.E.I.) Ltd.; Jack’s Truck Bus & Car Wash Inc.; WPI Inc.; WPI Real Estate Inc.
Clyde River
Hall of Fame Inductee
Dr. Brian McMillan
President
Holland College
Charlottetown
Hall of Fame Inductee
John Rowe
CEO, President
Island Abbey Food Science; The Timeless Group of Companies
Charlottetown
Past Winners
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010