Theo Margaritis, 38, is one of the founders of TWG Communications and currently vice-president, strategic marketing/partner. A graduate of Nipissing University, he was Student Union president, and a past member of the University Board of Governors.
is your greatest accomplishment?
A: Surrounding myself with talented,
inspiring and hard-working
colleagues. (He and his business
partner, William Ferguson, are
previous winners of the NOB Young
Entrepreneurs of the Year Award).
Q: Who is your most valued mentor?
A: There are too many to name. I
have benefited from the advice and
wisdom of many people throughout
my life. It is a combination of great
people with specific traits that I
truly admire and value, whether
they be a visionary in business,
an inspirational leader, a good
husband, a caring father or a dear
Q: What do you love most about North Bay
and area ?
A: Without question, it's the people.
Hard-working, resilient, honest,
polite and humble. They symbolize
the true meaning of what it means
to be Canadian.
Q: What else would you like to
A: To instill in my children the
importance of pursuing their dreams
through hard work, and to always
remember that true happiness and
success is a personal state-of-mind
and not how you are labelled by