Nomodic’s CEO Named as 2016 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Finalist

News | July 26, 2016

CALGARYJuly 26, 2016 /CNW/ – Nomodic Modular Structures Inc. (“Nomodic”) is pleased to announce that Kevin Read, President & Chief Executive Officer, has been named a 2016 finalist of EY’s prestigious Entrepreneur of the Year™ award within the Prairie Region’s Emerging Entrepreneur category.

“It is an honour and privilege to be named as a finalist in a category that includes friends and leaders in many different industries,” stated Read.

Incorporated in 2012, Nomodic was founded on the vision of being the most complete and trusted provider of custom, turnkey prefabricated building solutions. Since launching Nomodic four years ago, Read and his team have set a new standard in custom offsite construction, with buildings crafted specifically for durability, sustainability, and profitability of ownership.

“In this region, we are consistently impressed with the caliber of men and women who are leading businesses, driving our economy forward and providing jobs to thousands of people,” said Rob Jolley, EY Entrepreneur of the Year Prairies Program Director. “Our judges have a tough job narrowing down these fantastic stories into winners. We have a top notch group of finalists.”

An independent panel of judges will name winners in a number of diverse categories, and one of the category winners as the overall Prairies winner. That winner will then compete with winners from Québec, Atlantic, Pacific and Ontario for the Canadian Entrepreneur of the Year title. The Canadian winner will go on to compete with winners from more than 50 countries for the title of EY World Entrepreneur of the Year, in June 2017.

The finalists in the Emerging Entrepreneur category include:

  • Kevin Read Nomodic Modular Structures Inc. | Calgary
  • Frank Lonardelli Arlington Street Investments | Calgary
  • Dan Sly Right Choice Camps & Catering | Edmonton
  • Michael Duchnij SuperPro Painting Systems International Inc. | Edmonton

The winners will be announced at a gala in Calgary on October 13, 2016.

About Nomodic

Nomodic delivers modular design-build continuity to an often segmented process. The private company provides flexible, built-for-purpose modular and prefabricated buildings, including remote workforce and recreational accommodations, operational control facilities, relocatable workspace, and pre-engineered storage and warehousing. Nomodic also has a dedicated and custom approach to develop and build sustainable prefabricated buildings for hotel, multifamily residential properties, custom housing, and commercial properties. Nomodic maximizes long-term value for its clients by providing site- and application-specific solutions tailored to each set of unique requirements through custom design, turnkey supply, and coordination of construction support services. The Company was founded in 2012 with headquarters in Calgary, Alberta.

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