40 Under Forty Awards

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2019 Award Recipients

Christopher Robert Edward McCormick (21)

Christopher Robert Edward McCormick (21)

From a young age Christopher has spent his time as a dedicated volunteer in the Sudbury community. Through his work, he sits as the Communications Director and a member of the Board of Directors for several community initiatives such as the Sudbury Food Bank, Sudbury and Area Victim Services, St. John Ambulance and the Chief’s [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Dayna Caruso (33)

Dayna Caruso (33)

I was born and raised in Sudbury, ON and grew up in the Lively area. I attended Laurentian University earning an honours BA in Psychology with concentrations in Neuroscience, Family Life Studies, Sexuality and Women’s Studies. I spent 7 years studying when I was hired at NOFCC in 2012. Prior to working at NOFCC I [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Dr. Kamaldeep-Singh Bansal (35)

Dr. Kamaldeep-Singh Bansal (35)

Born and raised in Sudbury, Dr. Kam always had close ties to the North. As the youngest child of two hard working Indian immigrants, Dr. Kam closely witnessed the physical toll that everyday shift work had on the human body. After completing his undergraduate degree at Laurentian University, Dr. Kam pursued his Doctorate of Chiropractic [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Erica Caden (36)

Erica Caden (36)

Erica Caden received her PhD from Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA and moved to Sudbury in 2013. What started as a two-year postdoctoral fellowship at Laurentian University turned into a dream job as a Research Scientist at SNOLAB, the preeminent location in the world for underground particle astrophysics. Erica is an active science communicator, working [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Grace Ma

Grace Ma

Dr. Grace Ma is a minimally invasive surgeon at Health Sciences North and an assistant professor with the Northern Ontario Medical School at Laurentian University. She was born and raised in Calgary, Alberta and moved east after being recruited to work for the IBM Software Lab in Markham. She completed her medical school in London, [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Greg Raymond (34)

Greg Raymond (34)

Greg Raymond is the Chief Executive Hero of InsuranceHero.ca, a full-service online insurance brokerage. As a fifth-generation broker, he’s passionate about developing technology that simplifies and modernizes the insurance experience. Greg is bilingual and earned his B.Comm from Laurentian University in 2007. He’s the past-President of the Club Richelieu Les Patriotes and serves on the [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Hailey Short (27)

Hailey Short (27)

Hailey Short is the Event and Community Outreach Coordinator for NEO Kids Foundation, and co-founder of She&Her. After completing a Bachelor of Arts Honours in Communications Studies from Carleton University, Hailey moved back to her hometown to fully immerse herself in the community. Hailey is a very active community volunteer, and truly believes in being [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Jacqueline Villeneuve (25)

Jacqueline Villeneuve (25)

Jacqueline is a public speaker, business owner, designer, single mother, sexual assault survivor and Advocate. As the Founder of Olive & Annie, She Matters and ZLT Hope Homes, Jacqueline has experience building and growing businesses, fundraising and supporting other not-for-profits in their growth journey. Jacqueline and her team have built an online community for 5000+ [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Jean-François Démoré (36)

Jean-François Démoré (36)

J-F is the founder of Innova Wealth Partners Inc., a 360-degree financial advice and investment management firm. Leveraging his background in Commerce and Computer Science, he created a study website for medical professionals and sits on Advocis’ Technology Task Force.  In 2016, he wrote and published ‘Divide & Conquer’ to help entrepreneurs organize their finances. [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Jessica Nadel (38)

Jessica Nadel (38)

Jessica thinks of herself as an accidental entrepreneur as she never planned on working for herself, it just happened to end up that way. Vegetarian from a young age and vegan for over a decade, her passion is sharing plant-based foods with the world. Jessica has published two cookbooks, and owns and operates Tucos Taco [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients