B.C.'s Biggest Companies 2011, by Revenue

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B.C.'s 100 Biggest Companies in 2011, by Revenue: Our annual ranking of the biggest of the big in B.C. business. (Return to B.C.'s Top 100 of 2011.)

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Rank 2010

Rank 2009

Status

Company

ceo

industry

           

1

1

Public

Telus Corp.

Darren Entwistle

Telecommunications

2

2

Public

Teck Resources Ltd.

Donald Lindsay

Mining

3

3

Private

Jim Pattison Group

Jim Pattison

Diversified

4

4

Private

Best Buy Canada Ltd.

Mike Pratt

Retail

5

18

Public

Finning International Inc.

Mike Waites

Distribution

6

5

Private

H.Y. Louie Co. Ltd.

Brandt Louie

Retail/distribution

7

9

Public

Goldcorp Inc.

Chuck Jeannes

Mining

8

6

Crown

B.C. Hydro and Power Authority

Bev Van Ruyven (acting)

Utility

9

7

Crown

Insurance Corp. of B.C.

Jon Schubert

Insurance

10

8

Public

Westcoast Energy Inc.

Douglas Bloom

Oil and gas

11

11

Public

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.

Henry Ketcham

Forest products

12

10

Crown

B.C. Liquor Distribution Branch

Jay Chambers

Retail

13

12

Crown

B.C. Lottery Corp.

Michael Graydon

Gaming

14

14

Public

HSBC Bank Canada

Lindsay Gordon

Finance

15

17

Public

First Quantum Minerals Ltd.

Philip Pascall

Mining

16

16

Public

Canfor Corp.

Don Kayne

Forest products

17

15

Private

Ledcor Group of Companies

Dave Lede

Construction

18

NR

Crown

Workers' Compensation Board of B.C.

David Anderson

Insurance

19

13

Public

Teekay Corp.

Peter Evensen

Oil and gas

20

24

Public

Methanex Corp.

Bruce Aitken

Distribution

21

19

Private

London Drugs Ltd.

Brandt Louie

Retail

22

21

Public

Lions Gate Entertainment Corp.

Jon Feltheimer

Entertainment

23

NR

Private

FortisBC Holdings Inc.

John Walker

Utility

24

25

Private

Univar Canada Ltd.

Randy Craddock

Distribution

25

26

Private

CHC Helicopter Corp.

Sylvain Allard

Transportation

26

29

Private

Futura Corp.

Amar Doman

Forest products

26

26

Private

GFS Canada Group

Frank Geier

Agriculture and food

28

35

Public

Mercer International Inc.

Jimmy Lee

Manufacturing

29

28

Public

Catalyst Paper Corp.

Kevin Clarke

Forest products

30

31

Not-for-profit

Pacific Blue Cross

Kenneth Martin

Insurance

31

37

Private

Kal Tire Ltd.

Robert Foord

Retail

32

29

Subsidiary

Versacold

Brent Sugden

Distribution

33

32

Not-for-profit

South Coast B.C. Transportation Authority

Ian Jarvis

Transportation

34

42

Public

CanWel Building Materials Group Ltd.

Amar Doman

Forest products

35

51

Public

Quadra FNX Mining Ltd.

Paul Blythe

Mining

36

33

Public

Taiga Building Products Ltd.

Kooi Ong Tong

Forest products

37

38

Public

Industrial Alliance Pacific Ins. and Fin. Inc.

Gerry Bouwers

Insurance

38

36

Private

Tolko Industries Ltd.

Allan Thorlakson

Forest products

39

43

Private

Colliers Macaulay Nicolls

David Bowden

Real estate

40

64

Public

Eldorado Gold Corp.

Paul Wright

Mining

41

54

Public

Lululemon Athletica Inc.

Christine Day

Retail

42

40

Crown

B.C. Ferry Services Inc.

David Hahn

Transportation

43

23

Crown corp. sub

Powerex Corp.

Teresa Conway

Energy

44

41

Public

Providence Health Care

Dianne Doyle

Health care

45

39

Private

Charlwood Pacific Group

Gary Charlwood

Real estate/tourism

46

34

Public

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.

Daniel Friedmann

Technology

47

44

Public

Sierra Wireless Inc.

Jason Cohenour

Telecommunications

48

46

Public

Western Forest Products Inc.

Dominic Gammiero

Forestry

49

85

Private

Flight Shops Inc.

Greg Dixon

Retail

50

56

Public

PMC-Sierra Inc.

Greg Lang

Technology

51

60

Private

Northland Properties Corp.

Tom Gaglardi

Hospitality

 

Rank 2010

Rank 2009

Status

Company

ceo

industry

           

51

53

Public

Pan American Silver Corp.

Geoff Burns

Mining

52

67

Public

International Forest Products Ltd.

Duncan Davies

Forest products

53

48

Private

Northland Properties Corp.

Robert Gaglardi

Real estate/tourism

54

58

Public

Canaccord Financial Inc.

Paul Reynolds

Finance

55

71

Public

New Gold Inc.

Robert Gallagher

Mining

56

59

Public

Premium Brands Holdings Corp.

George Paleologou

Agriculture and food

57

50

Private

Oppenheimer Group

John Anderson

Distribution

58

49

Public

Northgate Minerals Corp.

Ken Stowe

Mining

59

74

Private

Creation Technologies LP

Arthur Tymos

Manufacturing

60

60

Private

Polygon Homes Ltd.

Michael Audain

Real estate

61

61

Private

Mark Anthony Group Inc.

Anthony von Mandl

Agriculture and food

62

45

Public

Western Coal Corp.

Keith Calder

Mining

63

96

Public

Silver Wheaton Corp.

Randy Smallwood

Mining

64

57

Private

Inland Kenworth

Richard McConnachie

Distribution

65

63

Private

Shato Holdings Ltd.

Peter Toigo & Ron Toigo

Real estate/hospitality

66

70

Co-op

Vancouver City Savings Credit Union       

Tamara Vrooman

Finance

67

80

Public

Glentel Inc.

Thomas Skidmore

Telecommunications

68

65

Private

Corix Group

Brett Hodson

Utility

69

66

Private

Black Press Ltd.

David Black

Media

70

68

Private

Daishowa Marubeni International Ltd.

Kyo Oshima

Manufacturing

71

69

Public

Great Canadian Gaming Corp.

Ross McLeod

Hospitality

72

73

Private

Vancouver Airport Authority

Larry Berg

Transportation

73

62

Public

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers

Peter Blake

Auctions

74

76

Private

Super Save Group

William Vandekerkhove

Oil and gas

75

75

Private

OpenRoad Auto Group Ltd.

Christian Chia

Retail

76

86

Public

Ainsworth Lumber Co. Ltd.

Richard Huff

Manufacturing

77

84

Private

Sunrise Farm Ltd.

Peter Shoore

Agriculture and food

78

83

Private

Coast Capital Savings Credit Union

Tracy Redies

Finance

79

91

Public

Capstone Mining Corp.

Darren Pylot

Mining

80

79

Private

Rogers Retail

Chuck Van der Lee

Retail

81

81

Private

Bosa Properties Inc.

Colin Bosa

Real estate

81

81

Private

Carter Auto Family

Joe Mitchell

Retail

83

NR

Private

First West Credit Union

Launi Skinner

Finance

84

87

Private

Seaspan Marine Corp.

Jonathan Whitworth

Marine services

85

NR

Public

Fortress Paper Ltd.

Chad Wasilenkoff

Manufacturing

86

NR

Public

Taseko Mines Ltd.

Russell Hallbauer

Mining

87

NR

Public

TimberWest Forest Corp.

Paul McElligot

Forest products

88

NR

Private

Raymond James Ltd.

Paul Allison

Finance

89

90

Private

Mountain Equipment Co-op

David Lebistour

Retail

90

NR

Private

4Refuel Canada LP

John Gleason

Energy

91

89

Private

Imperial Parking Corp.

Allan Copping

Parking services

92

95

Private

FortisBC Inc.

John Walker

Utility

93

77

Public

Angiotech Pharmaceuticals Inc.

William Hunter

Biotechnology

94

92

Private

Aquilini Investment Group

Francesco Aquilini

Diversified

95

NR

Public

Imperial Metals Corp.

Brian Kynoch

Mining

96

94

Private

Coast Hotels Ltd.

Graeme Barrit

Tourism

97

93

Private

Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Inc.

David Elmslie

Hospitality

98

100

Public

Glacier Media Inc.

Jonathon Kennedy

Media

99

97

Private

Kelowna Flightcraft Ltd.

Barry Lapointe

Transportation

100

NR

Public

Whistler Blackcomb Holdings Inc.

William Jensen

Tourism/real estate

e=estimate; c=converted from $US at 1.029 (2010) or 1.142 (2009) or euros at 1.366 (2010) or 1.585 (2009) or $AU at 0.897 (2009); NR=not ranked; NP=not provided; NA=not applicable/available

 



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