Top 100 private companies in B.C. in 2015

Ranked by number of employees in B.C. in 2015

Top 100 published in BIV's print version on June 16, 2015, and the Top 130 published online the same day. Sources: Interviews with companies below and BIV research. Other companies may have ranked but did not respond to information requests by deadline.

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Rank '15FootnotesCompanyTop local executive(s)Primary businessRevenues '14Employees worldwide '14Employees worldwide '15B.C. employees '14B.C. employees '15
1 No. BC staff 2015: As of December 31, 2014; No. BC staff 2014: As of December 31, 2013 Jim Pattison Group
1067 Cordova St W Suite 1800
Vancouver, BC V6C 1C7
Phone: 604-688-6764
Fax: 604-694-6917
Jim Pattison (managing director, CEO and chair) Diversified $8,300,000,000 39,000 39,000 15,287 15,943
2 Northland Properties Corp
1755 Broadway W Suite 310
Vancouver, BC V6J 4S5
Phone: 604-730-6610
Fax: 604-730-4645
Robert Gaglardi (chair); Tom Gaglardi (president) Hotels, real estate, restaurants 13,000 14,000 6,500 7,000
3 London Drugs Ltd
12251 Horseshoe Way
Richmond, BC V7A 4X5
Phone: 604-272-7400
Fax: 604-272-7579
Brandt Louie (chair); Clint Mahlman (executive VP and COO) Retail drugs and mass merchandiser 7,000 7,500 6,000 6,000
4 A&W Food Services of Canada Inc
171 Esplanade W Suite 300
North Vancouver, BC V7M 3K9
Phone: 604-988-2141
Fax: 604-988-5531
Paul F.B. Hollands (president and CEO) Franchisor and operator of quick-service restaurants $985,619,000 22,500 22,528 5,222 5,111
5 British Columbia Ferry Services Inc (BC Ferries)
1321 Blanshard St Suite 500
Victoria, BC V8W 0B7
Phone: 250-978-1100
Fax: 250-978-1119
Mike Corrigan (president and CEO) Ferry services along B.C.'s Pacific coast $800,161,000 4,200 4,200 4,200 4,200

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