Resilient companies innovate because of their people

by Geoffrey M. Smith – President and Chief Executive Officer, EllisDon Corporation

In his keynote address to the Canadian Club of Toronto , Geoff Smith explained how empowering employees with trust and freedom to innovate has helped Ellis Don stay on top of digitization and carbon-neutral initiatives. He emphasized that Canada has the potential to attract great talent and build the infrastructure of the future.

“Canada punches above our weight in terms of attracting great people to this country, in terms of being welcomed when we go abroad, and in terms of setting an example. Our values are our brand.”

Geoff Smith, President and CEO, EllisDon