Robert R. Bedard, the co-founder, President and CEO of the Bempro Global Group of Companies has been recognized as The Brampton Board of Trade's 2018 Business Person of the Year. With a storied career spanning over 50 years, he’s found no challenge too great, taking the metal, plastics, electronics and HVAC industries head on. During this time, Bob also had the opportunity to collaborate with some of the world’s largest companies in Bombardier, Siemens, Nortel, Atomic Energy of Canada Ltd., CAE and many more.
Originally from Montreal Quebec, Robert moved his business operations to Brampton in 1979 and has been a proud member of the Brampton business community ever since. Although he is a well-known local figure, Robert’s international dealings span an impressive distance across Saudi Arabia, China, The United Kingdom, Brazil, Belgium, Mexico, Philippines, Argentina, United Arab Emirates and The United States of America just to name a few.
With a reputation for listening to the exact needs of each valued Bempro client, Bob’s vision and determination to ‘go that extra mile’ is truly what sets him and his companies apart from the competition. In spite of the business landscape continuously changing, Mr. Bedard’s vision of embracing technology, demanding innovation and promising flexibility are a winning formula and the reason for past, present and future successes of the Bempro Global Group.
Congratulations Robert Bedard on winning this prestigious award and thank you to The Brampton Board of Trade for recognizing him.