Blog 1: Laurie Tugman – Career Path

Early years: From the Farm to Fort McMurray Born in Eastern Ontario, Laurie lived on farms north of Kingston and in Prince Edward County. “I still have the farm in Prince Edward County and use it as a getaway place. He studied at the University of Western Ontario and stayed in London, working for KPMG Read More

Blog 2: Laurie Tugman – Working for Tricil and Dynatec

Tricil was 50 per cent owned by CIL and Trimac.  Reflecting on his position, he said, “In Fort McMurray I had created a performance analysis group, which was really operationally focused. When I went to Tricil and became the corporate controller, I was quickly transitioned to an operating role, becoming general manager of one of Read More

Blog 3: Laurie Tugman – Working as a CFO

As CFO, Tugman was part of a three-person management team in Richmond Hill but also managed the administrative side. “I spent half my time on assignments that a General Manager would perform. I negotiated numerous contracts He did whatever the other two principals who were the founders, didn’t have time to do. “The interesting thing Read More