Toronto Region Builder Award 2018-02-13T13:34:03-05:00

Congratulations to our Toronto Region Builder Award Recipient: Mohammad Al Zaibak!

Toronto Region Board of Trade proudly celebrated Mohammad Al Zaibak, President & CEO, Canadian Development and Marketing Corporation (CDMC) with the Board’s Toronto Region Builder Award, presented by CPA Ontario.

“Mohammad is a tremendously successful business leader whose generosity embodies what it means to be a Toronto Region Builder. An entrepreneur, Mohammad built pioneering businesses here in the Toronto region and leveraged his success to foster ties between Toronto and business communities around the world. We are proud to recognize his immense contribution to business and our community.”

Jan De Silva, President & CEO, Toronto Region Board of Trade

“What a truly incredible honour it is to be selected for the Toronto Region Builder Award. I am deeply touched to be chosen, and it is with deep gratitude and humility that I accept this honour, recognizing my contribution to community building, business, public-private partnerships and charitable works. I look forward to accepting this award at the Board’s Annual Dinner.”

“We are so pleased to honour Mohammad. His entrepreneurship, leadership and commitment to giving back to the community will impact future generations not only in the Toronto region but around the world. Mohammad’s work ethic, generosity and stamina are an inspiration. Mohammad embodies the spirit and purpose of the Toronto Region Builder Award. Congratulations Mohammad.”

Carol Wilding, President & CEO, CPA Ontario

“I had the choice to go and live anywhere I wanted but I was really looking for the best place in the world to raise a family,” Al Zaibak said in an interview with the Star. “To be included among those people who are really recognized as visionaries, city builders, business leaders . . . it’s a great honour.”

Read his feature here

Mohammad Al Zaibak, via Toronto Star