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By Steven Shephard

In 1956 Brian Canfield acquired his first activity on the BC cellphone corporation as an apprentice installer. He used to be simply out of highschool, basically eighteen years previous, a neighborhood child born and raised in New Westminster, and he took to this new chance like he may to any new chance in his profession: with ardour and beauty and large dedication. Over a occupation spanning nearly six many years, Canfield rose during the ranks of BC Tel, first in technical roles the place he came upon his love for expertise and studying how issues paintings, and at last as a supervisor and government, the place he came upon 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 urged the corporate via a interval of huge swap 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 advisor modern-day TELUS, a firm that strives to innovate and provides again to the neighborhood. instructed in a full of life and fascinating demeanour, and that includes complete color photos all through, Answering the decision is an inspirational glance again at one man’s extraordinary profession.

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