2015 IW Winners

Sault Ste. Marie | Executive of the Year

Dr. Gayle Broad

Dr. Gayle Broad

Dr. Gayle Broad had spent the bulk of her career as a community development worker when community-based research sparked her interest.

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Sudbury | Entrepreneur of the Year

Diana Fuller Henninger

Diana Fuller Henninger

Diana Fuller Henninger doesn’t see herself as an ambitious person, but the casual observer might think otherwise.

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Sudbury | Young Entrepreneur of the Year

Alicia Woods

Alicia Woods

When Alicia Woods was a young girl she never questioned the possibility of following her father’s footsteps with a career in the mining sector.


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North Bay | Business of the Year

BioPed - Crystal Kaufman

BioPed - Crystal Kaufman

Every once in the while, a rare talent comes along that has hit upon the powerful combination of passion, drive and skill.


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Kirkland Lake | Tradeswoman of the Year

Nancy Bruneau

Nancy Bruneau

The construction industry has traditionally been slow to adapt to change in the workplace – including integrating women – but Nancy Bruneau of Kirkland Lake has worked hard to overcome this.


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Batchewana | Aboriginal Leadership

Karen Bird

Karen Bird

Karen Bird credits the start of her career to a fluke.


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Sudbury | Influential Community Trailblazer

Barbara Nott

Barbara Nott

Barbara Nott can hardly remember a time when she didn’t volunteer.


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