For the 20th year in a row Golder was recognized for overall business performance and sustained growth with the prestigious Canada’s Best Managed Companies designation. The 2020 Best Managed program award winners are amongst the best-in-class of Canadian owned and managed companies, demonstrating investment in talent, technology, and innovation in a competitive environment. Golder has now been a member of the Best Managed Platinum Club for more than a decade.
“2020 marks a year of celebration for Golder,” says Greg Herasymuik, Principal, President, Golder, Canada. “This year we’re commemorating our company’s 60th anniversary and marking our 20th consecutive year with the prestigious Canada’s Best Managed Companies program as a Platinum Status Member.”
Golder’s first office was opened in Toronto, Ontario, Canada in 1960 with five employees and the ambition of being a small successful, high-quality, employee-owned company focused on ground engineering. Today, Golder is still 100% employee owned, with more than 7,000 highly skilled engineers and scientists delivering consulting, design, and construction services in the specialized area of earth and environment in 40 countries around the globe.”
Now in its 27th year, Canada’s Best Managed Companies remains one of the country’s leading business awards programs. Every year, hundreds of entrepreneurial companies compete for this designation in a rigorous and independent process that evaluates the calibre of their management abilities and practices. Applicants are evaluated by an independent judging panel of representatives.
“This year’s Best Managed winners are a testament to the success found when businesses are deliberate about seizing the opportunity to do better; they invest in game-changing technology, commit to their corporate purpose and social responsibility, and solidify their place on the world stage,” says Kari Lockhart, Partner, Deloitte Private and Co-Leader, Canada’s Best Managed Companies program. “Canada’s Best Managed Companies celebrate a community of the strongest private businesses that shape our country and fuel Canada’s competitiveness, creating sustainable economic growth in an evolving global market.”
A complete list of the 2020 Canada’s Best Managed winners, Gold Standard winners and Platinum Club winners is available here.