Canadian carrier WestJet said that Canadian Business magazine has named WestJet president and CEO Gregg Saretsky top new CEO as part of its inaugural CEO of the Year awards.
The award for new CEO of the year is given to the top chief executive officer in the role for less than five years, as judged by a panel of Canadian business leaders and academics.
According to the magazine, the CEO of the Year program focuses on successful strategies implemented by CEOs who have made a major contribution to the Canadian business community and to Canada´s overall economic success.
Winners were chosen based on corporate performance in addition to a review by an independent advisory board consisting of Canada´s top business leaders, academics and strategists.
WestJet offers scheduled service to 87 destinations in North America, Central America and the Caribbean.
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