William Ferguson, 36, is vice-president, creative, with TWG
Communications. A graduate of Nipissing University, he has won a number
of awards including the Northern Ontario Business Young Entrepreneur of
the Year Award with business partner, Theo Margaritis.
is your greatest accomplishment?
A: When you build a company
from scratch, every day is a
great accomplishment. I like to
think I have a great many more
accomplishments left to fulfil, so
perhaps the "greatest" one hasn't
Q: Who is your most valued mentor?
A: There have been many people who
I admire and who I have learned
from over the years. In the creative
world I work in, I meet people all the
time who inspire me, people whose
advice I seek and whose opinions I
value. It would be difficult to single
out just one.
Q: What do you love most about North Bay
and area ?
A: It takes me exactly six minutes
to get home from my office. My
friends and colleagues live here. I
grew up in North Bay. I have been
an avid volunteer and have been
able to build a solid business. I
can get anywhere from here, but
I always look forward to coming
Q: What else would you like to
A: Professionally, seizing new
opportunities and building upon
TWG's current success. I would
love to work on more global
projects. Personally, there are lots
of things. For example I want to
make the "50 under Fifty" list.