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The 2018 Alberta Business Hall of Fame Laureates

2018 Alberta Business Hall of Fame Laureates - Junior Achievement of Northern Alberta

We are happy to announce the 2018 inductees for this year’s Alberta Hall of Fame. All four of our laureates have met the mark as distinguishable business leaders of Edmonton, who have shown great commitment in the local community and served as mentors to others. The 2018 Alberta Business Hall of Fame Laureates are:

Jim Carter, O.C.
Past President and COO, Syncrude Canada and Corporate Director

“The foundational milestone for me was the success we had in bringing big trucks and shovels into the oil sands. That became the foundation fro future mining methods.”

Dr. Ray Muzyka
Founder, CEO ThresholdImpact, and Co-Founder, BioWare Corp.

“Edmonton, Alberta and Canada are all great places to grow a business and a life. We’re lucky to have strong social support systems in health care and education, a diverse and tolerant society, and a strong rule of law that enables entrepreneurs to thrive.”

Donald A. Wheaton
President & CEO, Wheaton Group of Companies

“We want to give back, not just dollars but by getting personally involved in making the communities better places to live.”

Dr. Greg Zeschuk
Founder, CEO Blind Enthusiasm Group and Co-Founder, BioWare Corp.

“I love the midset, energy, and excitement of the people in Edmonton. I was born here and grew up here. I live in the States for short stints but see and love Edmonton’s can-do, entrepreneurial spirit.”

To learn more about our deserving laureates, their full interview can be found on the article by Business in Edmonton.

And for a full list of all our past laureates, visit our Laureates page.