Video: Chad Wasilenkoff’s Acceptance Speech

Chad Wasilenkoff, CEO of Fortress Paper, is the Pacific Region 2010 Entrepreneur of the Year.

Described by the judges as “a true entrepreneur with a vision that equates to success and profits,” Chad rose to the top of B.C.’s thriving entrepreneurial community to win top honours at the evening’s events. He credits his achievements to his team environment and the commitment and sacrifice of others. Although he admittedly “didn’t prepare a speech,” Chad delivers some heartfelt words upon receiving his award.