Wakefield Canada has been named one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies for 2009.
Wakefield was honoured in the Best Managed category.
“Today’s marketplace is not just about the investment in the product; it is also about the investment in the people. Wakefield Canada invests in its team to build up a strong and stable company. Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies carries this attribute and we are pleased to say Wakefield Canada is one of this year’s recipients,” states John Hughes, partner, Private Company Services group with Deloitte, a national sponsor of the Best Managed program.
“Our customer-based philosophy directs our efforts. The entire employee base, from the field staff across the country to the senior management group, is highly focused and understands our goals. Over the first five years we have created a very effective operation and internal culture. We are honoured to be recognized amongst leading Canadian organizations and are committed to providing this standard of excellence in all that we do–for our customers, our partners, and our team. We are looking ahead to continued success,” says Bob MacDonald, president, Wakefield Canada Inc.
Wakefield Canada is the Canadian distributor of Castrol products. The national award is sponsored by Deloitte, CIBC Commercial Banking, National Post, and Queen’s School of Business.