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2019 Award Recipients

Matt Weaver (34)

Matt Weaver (34)

Matt is an Associate, Manager, and Senior Electrical Engineer with J.L. Richards & Associates Limited, a consulting firm that provides multidisciplinary engineering, architecture, and planning services to diverse clients. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering Science from the University of Western Ontario, a Project Management Professional (PMP) designation, and is a licenced Professional Engineer. Matt [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Melika Lemelin (36)

Melika Lemelin (36)

Melika Lemelin, born in the Eastern Townships of Quebec knew at an early age would become an Ontarian. In 2000, Melika made the move to Sudbury where she attended college and completed her financial degrees. Subsequently, she started working for Desjardins – Voyageurs Credit Union. Melika has obtained the position of Wealth Management Advisor with [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Melissa Stonley (39)

Melissa Stonley (39)

Melissa was born and raised in Sudbury. After graduating from St. Charles College she pursued her studies at the University of Western Ontario and earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Melissa has been committed to providing the best care possible to families and individuals in Sudbury for [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Moe Alaeddine (22)

Moe Alaeddine (22)

Moe Alaeddine is a recent graduate from the commerce program at Laurentian University specializing in marketing and entrepreneurship. He took a large interest in social entrepreneurship which has inspired him to launch different organizations and charity events in his community. He currently runs an organization that exposes children with autism to entrepreneurship and helps them [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Nadia Mykytczuk (37)

Nadia Mykytczuk (37)

Dr. Nadia Mykytczuk is an Associate Professor and the NOHFC Industrial Research Chair in Biomining, Bioremediation, and Science Communication at Laurentian University. She is an environmental microbiologist focusing on extreme environments. Nadia works closely with academic, industry, government researchers, and community stakeholders to develop clean technologies for mining in Canada. Nadia invests her time in [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Negar Saeidi (29)

Negar Saeidi (29)

Negar graduated from Mining Engineering program, University of Tehran, Iran in 2013. She moved to Sudbury in September 2013 to pursue her studies towards an MSc degree funded by MIRARCO at Laurentian University. In 2015, upon finishing her MSc studies, she established her career in the mining industry as a researcher and worked her way [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Nico Taus (32)

Nico Taus (32)

Nico Taus is a Registered Graphic Designer (RGD), Partner and Creative Director of Studio123 and proud community advocate. Nico lives and breathes entrepreneurship, having started his first design agency at age 20. He believes in the power of good design to solve complex issues, help companies and organizations communicate better and to help support social [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Pamela Marie Haight (39)

Pamela Marie Haight (39)

I was born in a small northern community in BC and lived in several places across Canada as a child. Sudbury has been my home since 1992. I worked for Health Sciences North in the Mental Health and Addictions Program and the Regional Geriatric Program for 10 years, which was challenging and rewarding. Recently, I [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Ryan Siggelkow (36)

Ryan Siggelkow (36)

Ryan is a proud Sudburian who is responsible for researching and planning the implementation of new programs of the latest technology at Hard-Line. He is committed to growing the family business which has turned into an international success. One of his strengths lies in his ability to apply 20 years of knowledge to a tailored [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients

Victoria Benkovich (34)

Victoria Benkovich (34)

Victoria was born and raised in Sudbury. Having studied communications at Laurentian University and marketing at Cambrian College, she feels fortunate to have a career in her field that she loves. Hired at Greater Sudbury Utilities (GSU) in 2009, she began to work in corporate communications in 2016, where she’s responsible for internal and external [Read More]

2019 Award Recipients