Top 100 most profitable companies in B.C. in 2017

Ranked by 2016 net income

Published November 14, 2017. Sources: Interviews with companies below and BIV research. Other companies may have ranked but did not respond to information requests by deadline. Companies that report in USD have had their
numbers converted to CAD using Bank of Canada's average yearly rate depending on company's fiscal year-end.

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Rank '17FootnotesCompanyFiscal year-endSenior executive(s)B.C. headcount 2016Assets '16Revenues '16Net income '15Net income '16
1 BC Lottery Corp (BCLC)
Crown corporation
74 Seymour St W
Kamloops, BC V2C 1E2
Phone: 250-828-5500
March 31 Jim Lightbody (president and CEO) 900 $405,913,000 $3,101,782,000 $1,254,507,000 $1,313,491,000
2 B.C. total headcount 2017 (if avail.): 2016 figure Telus Corp
510 Georgia St W 23rd floor
Vancouver, BC V6B 0M3
Phone: 604-697-8044
December 31 Darren Entwistle (president and CEO); Doug French (executive vice-president and CFO) 8,250 $27,729,000,000 $12,799,000,000 $1,382,000,000 $1,236,000,000
3 Teck Resources Ltd
550 Burrard St Suite 3300
Vancouver, BC V6C 0B3
Phone: 604-699-4000
December 31 Donald Lindsay (president and CEO) $35,629,000,000 $9,300,000,000 $-2,484,000,000 $1,041,000,000
4 B.C. headcount 2016: 2015 figure BC Liquor Distribution Branch
Crown corporation
2625 Rupert St
Vancouver, BC V5M 3T5
Phone: 604-252-3000
March 31 R. Blain Lawson (general manager and CEO) 3,600 $205,200,000 $3,157,039,000 $935,233,000 $1,031,271,000
5 B.C. total headcount 2017 (if avail.): BIV estimate; B.C. headcount 2016: From Vancouver Sun/Mediacorp Canada Inc's list of B.C.'s top employers; B.C. headcount 2015: From Vancouver Sun/Mediacorp Canada Inc's list of B.C.'s top employers BC Hydro
Crown corporation
333 Dunsmuir St
Vancouver, BC V6B 5R3
Phone: 604-224-9376
March 31 Chris O'Riley (president) 5,128 $30,034,000,000 $5,657,000,000 $581,000,000 $684,000,000

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