Right To Play President and CEO Johann Koss won the MacKay CEO Forums and Waterstone Human Capital’s Most Admired CEO of the Year Award in the Broader Public Sector category in Toronto, this week.
Johann is celebrated for fostering a culture that enhances performance and promotes a competitive advantage within Right To Play—a charitable organization renowned for creating sustainable change by educating and empowering children around the world through its play- and activity-based programs.
"I’m honoured to be recognized by Waterstone and by my peers,” says Koss.
This is the inaugural year for the Canada’s Most Admired CEO Awards program. Candidates are nominated from a pool of past winners from the country’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures organizations and judged by a panel of executives. Joining Johann as the Most Admired CEOs in the categories Growth and Small Cap, Mid-Market and Enterprise are: Alim Somani, the president of Infusion; Ashley Cooper, the president and CEO of Paladin Security Group; and Ellis Jacob, the president and CEO of Cineplex entertainment, respectively.