McCall Bros. Top Family Enterprise of 2012
Mar 13, 2012
(News Release) VICTORIA — On March 1, the Vancouver Island chapter of the Canadian Association of Family Enterprise (CAFE) held its annual Family Enterprise of the Year Award dinner at the Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort and Spa.
The Family Enterprise of the Year Achievement Award (FEYA) is given annually by CAFE to recognize, celebrate, and promote the achievements of Canadian family businesses and the considerable contribution they make to both their local communities and our national economy. Past winners include Pacific Sands Resort, Robinson’s Sporting Goods, Monk Office, and Accent Inns.
The evening was a wonderful celebration of family business and CAFE Vancouver Island congratulates The McCall family of McCall Bros. Funeral Directors Ltd. for winning the 2012 Family Enterprise of the Year Award.
McCall Bros. Funeral Directors Ltd. is a fourth-generation family business that has been providing capable and compassionate service to the Victoria community since 1921. The award was accepted by David McCall, Trevor McCall, and Craig Williams.
The Canadian Association of Family Enterprise (CAFE) is a national not-for-profit organization established in 1983 with the mandate to promote the well-being, understanding and success of families in business. Through 13 chapters across Canada, CAFE provides services, resources, and support to those involved in family enterprise including both extended business families and the advisers that counsel them. Through participation in peer groups, seminars and conferences, CAFE has provided a forum for families and their advisors to share ideas, learn best practices, and build their collective skills. CAFE offers an outsider's perspective with an insider's understanding of family business.