2010 Recipient: Kirk R. Wrinn, 39
President and financial planner, Moore Wrinn Financial Group Inc
Company profile: A financial services organization, providing clients with comprehensive, objective financial advice and service in a professional and inviting environment.
Education: Bachelor of Administration, University of Ottawa (1994).
Biggest biz achievement: Court of the table member in the Million Dollar Round Table.
Biggest biz obstacle: Time management – finding the correct balance of working on your business, while still working in the business generating revenue
Biggest lesson learned in business: Listen to your clients to uncover their needs and then provide solutions
Three words that best describe you: Dedicated, honest, value.
Charitable or non-profit involvement: CHEO Foundation.
Biggest influence: Henry Smith, he helped early in my career and shared his 30-plus years of experience and kept me in the business.
First job: Retail stockboy.
Favourite pastime: Boating.
Favourite travel destination: Hawaii.
Favourite book: The Secret, by Eckhart Tolle.
Favourite movie: Wall Street.