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By Steven Shephard

In 1956 Brian Canfield bought his first task on the BC phone corporation as an apprentice installer. He used to be simply out of highschool, in basic terms eighteen years previous, a neighborhood child born and raised in New Westminster, and he took to this new chance like he might to any new chance in his occupation: with ardour and beauty and large dedication. Over a occupation spanning virtually six many years, Canfield rose throughout the ranks of BC Tel, first in technical roles the place he came upon his love for know-how and studying how issues paintings, and finally as a supervisor and govt, the place he came across his ardour for management, strategic making plans and mentorship. He turned President and CEO in 1990, then Chairman in 1993, and over his twenty-four-year tenure on the helm, he recommended the corporate via a interval of big switch within the telecom undefined, finally making the choice to make the corporate a countrywide carrier.

A much-loved, good revered worker, government and chief, Canfield exemplifies the values that consultant modern-day TELUS, a firm that strives to innovate and provides again to the group. advised in a full of life and fascinating demeanour, and that includes complete color pictures all through, Answering the decision is an inspirational glance again at one man’s extraordinary occupation.

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