Toronto, ON – Golder is honoured once again with the prestigious Canada’s Best Managed Companies designation which recognizes the best-in-class of Canadian owned and managed companies demonstrating strategy, capability and commitment to achieving sustainable growth. Golder first became a Best Managed Company in 1999 and has proudly retained its place in the Platinum Club for the last 12 years.
“Best Managed Platinum winners have exceptional insights and knowledge into business management practices. They are an inspiration and really take their game to a new level,” said Peter Brown, Partner, Deloitte and Co-Leader, Canada’s Best Managed Companies program.
Founded in Toronto nearly 60 years ago, Golder has had a long and successful history as a differentiated global company. Golder has created a unique environment for its people through a strong culture of ownership and a focus on technical and project delivery excellence. 2017 was another strong year for the company, as it continues to execute its global strategy, ending the year with the acquisition of the Alan Auld Group of Companies adding depth to Golder’s specialized engineering design and construction services for underground structures.
“We are proud to be recognized yet again as a Best Managed Platinum winner. This accolade is shared by our people as the force behind our success through their commitment to technical excellence and for creating exceptional value for both our clients and the industry at large,” said Greg Herasymuik, President, Canada Region, Golder.
Golder and other 2018 winners of the Canada’s Best Managed Companies award will be honoured at the annual Canada’s Best Managed Companies gala in Toronto on April 11, 2018.
Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 30 countries, Golder’s 6,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors. Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership. www.golder.com
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 $15 million. Every year since the launch of the program in 1993, hundreds of entrepreneurial companies have competed for this designation in a rigorous and independent process that evaluates their management skills and practices. The awards are granted on four levels: 1) Canada’s Best Managed Companies new winner (one of the new winners selected each year); 2) Canada’s Best Managed Companies winner (award recipients that have re-applied and successfully retained their Best Managed designation for two additional years, subject to annual operational and financial review); 3) Gold Standard winner (after three consecutive years of maintaining their Best Managed status, these winners have demonstrated their commitment to the program and successfully retained their award for 4-6 consecutive years); 4) Platinum Club member (winners that have maintained their Best Managed status for seven years or more). Program sponsors are Deloitte, CIBC, Canadian Business, Smith School of Business, TMX Group and MacKay CEO Forums. For further information, visit www.bestmanagedcompanies.ca.
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