TRURO - Two Truro residents have been named among the top 50 CEOs in Atlantic Canada.
Dianne Kelderman, president and CEO of the Atlantic Economics and Nova Scotia Co-operative and Credit Union, and Jon Stanfield, president of Stanfields Canada and Stanfields Ltd., were included in a list recently announced by the Atlantic Business Magazine.
Ian Wilson of Halifax, president of Wilson Fuel, which has its roots in Truro, also made the top-50 list.
Since 1999, Atlantic Business Magazine has dedicated one of its six issues per year to profiling Atlantic Canada's most accomplished business leaders.
Nominations are submitted by readers and nominees are judged according to: their corporate, community and industry involvement; their company's growth in recent years; and, their responses to various managerial challenges.
A written profile and picture of all 50 award winners is printed in May/June issue (37,000 copies are distributed across the region).
Their accomplishments are also celebrated at a formal red-carpet reception, dinner and awards gala.