YOUR McMURRAY TEAM

YOUR McMURRAY TEAM

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Your McMurray Team is a collaboration of authors and contributors from in and around Fort McMurray.

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Nov
24
2017
Volume
6-1
Published in 2017 Top 50 Under 50
“I am most proud of helping families get back into their homes. That is probably the most rewarding accomplishments I’ve ever done.” Think of how busy you’ve been, then think of the busiest job in the community. A show-biz has-been jumping to conclusions? Close. The ticket and tow guy during…
Nov
24
2017
Volume
6-1
Published in 2017 Top 50 Under 50
“I am so proud to be part of the social profit sector in our community.” “Fort McMurray is the place where you can reinvent yourself,” says Jennifer. After moving here from Burlington, Ontario, the only thing she misses is the shopping. “I love the people, the summers are the best…
Nov
24
2017
Volume
6-1
Published in 2017 Top 50 Under 50
“The best thing about Fort McMurray is the opportunity!” The Firefighter Award for Service was awarded to honour all those who received a medal for contributing to the direct fight or support of operations to defend the Municipality from the Horse River Fire during the first 100 hours: Jillian Beaumont,…
Nov
24
2017
Volume
6-1
Published in 2017 Top 50 Under 50
“I am proud of my role in providing services to the homeless population of Fort McMurray.” The Mark Amy Treatment Centre is a highly regarded facility in Anzac, recognized for its care and sensitivity in helping people with substance abuse issues. One of the reasons for that is the vision…
Nov
24
2017
Volume
6-1
Published in 2017 Top 50 Under 50
“The people and strong community are the best things about Fort McMurray!” Their business plan was scratched out on a piece of paper while they both worked at Earls. Later they became friends and business partners, and now they are the owners of Drop Dead Darlings, the clothing boutique that…
Nov
24
2017
Volume
6-1
Published in 2017 Top 50 Under 50
“I am proud of the opportunity I am able to bring to members of the community with my films, by having local people work on a feature film.” Being confident is necessary in Kelton’s chosen career. Film direction as a career is not for the faint-hearted. It starts with the…
Nov
24
2017
Volume
6-1
Published in 2017 Top 50 Under 50
“I love Fort McMurray! It’s my hometown, and made me who I am today.” Kristi is another born-and-bred, loud-and-proud Fort McMurray resident. Her company, Hines Health Services, is an award-winning company providing occupational health consulting, and testing for industry in the community. In addition, it has taken one of the…
Nov
24
2017
Volume
6-1
Published in 2017 Top 50 Under 50
“I have met some of the most giving, amazing and beautiful people here.” “Fort McMurray is my home and has my heart.” With that first statement, Lana defines a lot of who and what she is. Whether volunteering in the community as Board President of Girls Inc or in her…
Nov
24
2017
Volume
6-1
Published in 2017 Top 50 Under 50
“The diversity and the activities that are available to young families are the best things about Fort McMurray.” Les is a volunteer at heart. In his day job at Keyano College where he teaches students on the simulator how to drive the big mine trucks, there is no time limit.…
Nov
24
2017
Volume
6-1
Published in 2017 Top 50 Under 50
“I am most proud of the Wood Buffalo Recovery Loan Program (CFWB). It will make a big impact on the recovery from the wildfire.” It is a common conversation in YMM that there is a need for diversification in the business world. Matthew recognized that soon after he arrived nine…

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