40 Under Forty Awards

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2017 Award Recipients

Baboulas, Alex (31)

Baboulas, Alex (31)

I was born and raised in Scarborough, Ont., where I grew up with a passion for baseball. I was fortunate to be drafted by the Seattle Mariners out of high school where I obtained a scholarship to play NCAA Division I baseball at Northwestern State University in Louisiana, and I graduated in 2007 with a [Read More]

2017 Award Recipients

Benoit, Ryan (24)

Benoit, Ryan (24)

My name is Ryan Benoit. I am 24 years old. I was born with cerebral palsy, but it hasn’t stopped me from achieving what I want to do in life. I have been fortunate enough to have had the opportunity to attend Laurentian University and graduate from the sports administration program in 2015. After Laurentian, [Read More]

2017 Award Recipients

Blimkie, Emily (30)

Blimkie, Emily (30)

Emily holds an Honours B.Comm. degree (cum laude) from Laurentian University, Chartered Accountant and Chartered Professional Accountant designations, and a post-designation specialization in Canadian income taxation through CPA Canada. She is a manager with MNP LLP and advises clients on both personal and corporate Canadian income tax planning and compliance matters. Having grown up in [Read More]

2017 Award Recipients

Cacciotti, Kristofer (30)

Cacciotti, Kristofer (30)

Kristofer Cacciotti is a passionate and energetic young professional in the architectural/construction management field. He works for architectural firm 3rdLine.Studio and construction management firm Polestar CM Inc., where his duties include construction management, contract administration, cost estimating, scheduling, and co-ordination. At home, Kristofer is equally busy. With the help of his beautiful wife Lesley, they [Read More]

2017 Award Recipients

Catherwood, Ali (32)

Catherwood, Ali (32)

Ali is the owner/director of Dance Evolution. She is in her 10th season of running the business and feels lucky to be able to mix her passion and career together. Ali has been recognized for her leadership in positive body image and age-appropriate dance education. She has been recognized as a Young Professional of the [Read More]

2017 Award Recipients

Chauhan, Dimpal (37)

Chauhan, Dimpal (37)

I am an assay scientist at SNOLAB and an active board member of India-Canada Association (ICA) in Sudbury. I volunteer for many organizations in Sudbury. Most of my education was done in India. I came to Sudbury in April 2006 as an international student at Laurentian University (L.U.). After completing my M.Sc. in physics on [Read More]

2017 Award Recipients

Commito, Mike (32)

Commito, Mike (32)

Dr. Mike Commito is an applied research developer at Cambrian College. He also teaches part-time in the Department of History at Laurentian University. Outside of his work in education, Mike is also a hockey writer. His work has appeared on Sportsnet, Sports Illustrated, the Hockey News, VICE Sports, and the Athletic. Q:What’s the number one [Read More]

2017 Award Recipients

Crawford, Kelly (39)

Crawford, Kelly (39)

Kelly Crawford is a citizen of M’Chigeeng First Nation, Waabizhishi Dodem. She holds a Master of Arts – Integrated Studies degree with a concentration in culture and education from Athabasca University, a Bachelor of Education degree from Nipissing University and Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree in Native Studies from Laurentian University. She is currently a [Read More]

2017 Award Recipients

Favot, Christa (35)

Favot, Christa (35)

Christa Favot grew up in Sudbury, proudly attending R.L. Beattie P.S. and Lo-Ellen Park S.S., where she made lifelong friends, and had caring and encouraging teachers and mentors who influenced both her career trajectory and her pursuit of her interests. Her lifelong enthusiasm for portraiture, working with her hands, and science converged in a 1997 [Read More]

2017 Award Recipients

G-Rant (35)

G-Rant (35)

G-Rant has been host of the Morning Hot Tub with G-Rant and Sherri K program on the New Hot 93.5 radio station since January of 2013. Together they’ve formed the number one show in the city for three straight years. Previous to that, G hosted the afternoon show. His radio roots began in Ottawa where [Read More]

2017 Award Recipients