Ottawa, May 24, 2018 — MDS Aero Support Corporation announced today that the President & CEO, John Jastremski, has been nominated for the 2018 EY Entrepreneur of the Year.
For 25 years, the program has celebrated Canada’s entrepreneurial trailblazers by recognizing the contribution of people who inspire others with their vision, leadership, and achievement. The prestigious global business award rewards individuals who are developing and leading successful and dynamic businesses by hosting regional, national, and global awards programs in more than 145 cities in 60 countries.
“I am thrilled to be nominated for EY Entrepreneur of the Year,” says John Jastremski. “The nomination process alone has allowed me to reflect on my past, remembering the events and people who got me to where I am today – leading this incredible business that does such unique and remarkable work for engine manufacturers around the world.”
MDS is the distinguished global supplier of turnkey test facilities for gas turbine engines, delivering complex solutions to customers in over 20 countries. Most recently, MDS was awarded a contract to build the largest aviation engine test facility in the world for Rolls-Royce, a long-time customer and partner.
A panel of judges will convene in June to review the EY Entrepreneur of the Year applications and will announce the finalists in early July.