TORONTO, ON – Golder Associates Ltd. was named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies in 2015 for excellence in business performance. Golder first entered the Platinum 15 Club last year after being recognized as one Canada’s Best for fifteen consecutive years. This year marks a sixteen-year success story for Golder, as the organization rejoins some of Canada’s finest and successful companies that place exceptional focus on people, business strategy, financial results and sustainability, culture, and innovation.
“I would like to recognize the entire efforts of Golder Associates. It takes a dedicated effort from an entire team to focus on a core vision, create stakeholder value and excel in the global economy to achieve this level of success,” said Peter Brown, Partner, Deloitte and Co-Leader, Canada’s Best Managed Companies program.
Representing Golder at the annual Canada’s Best Managed Companies gala held in Toronto on April 12, 2016, were Nico Bezuidenhout, Principal, and Vice President, Northeast North America Region, and Tina Marano, North American Marketing Leader.
“The caliber of new and established companies that we share this recognition with is second to none,” said Bezuidenhout. “I am proud to represent Golder, our business leaders and all the hard working professionals that have built this company into a leading consulting services firm that stands the test of time and continually focuses on our clients’ needs while developing our business and supporting our employees’ growth.”
Established in 1993 and sponsored by Deloitte, CIBC, National Post, Smith School of Business and MacKay CEO Forums, the Best Managed program recognizing Canadian-owned and managed companies that have implemented world-class business practices and created value in innovative ways. Applicants are evaluated by an independent judging panel on overall business performance, including leadership, strategy, core competencies, cross-functional collaboration throughout organization, and talent.
About Canada’s Best Managed Companies
Canada’s Best Managed Companies continues to be the mark of excellence for Canadian-owned and managed companies with revenues over $10 million. The awards program evaluates companies’ management skills and practices and awards are granted on five levels: 1) Best Managed winner (one of the new winners selected each year); 2) Requalified member (repeat winners retain the Best Managed designation for two additional years); 3) Gold Standard winner (after three consecutive years of maintaining their Best Managed status); 4) Gold Requalified member (Gold Standard winners who requalify for two additional years); 5) Platinum Club member (winners that maintain Best Managed status for a minimum of six consecutive years). For further information, visit www.bestmanagedcompanies.ca.
For additional information, please contact:
Golder Associates Ltd.
Tina Marano, North American Marketing Leader
Tel: +1 (905) 567-6100 x2556