Toronto, ON — Brandi Ferenc, a Red Seal refrigeration and air conditioning systems mechanic and gas fitter at Southlake Regional Health Centre in Newmarket, Ont, has been named one of Canada’s most powerful women by the Women’s Executive Network (WXN).
Ferenc was recognized under the CP Skilled Trades category as part of WXN’s 2022 Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Award Winners list, highlighting top industry professionals within 12 categories.
“This year’s winners truly inspire us in the way they lead from a place of truth. They make Canada a better place by unabashedly following their passions and purposes without apologies, excuses or hesitation,” said Sherri Stevens, owner and CEO of WXN.
The CP Skilled Trades category recognizes outstanding women who contribute immense value and demonstrate excellence in skilled trades, product or service innovation and community involvement. Ferenc is also an HVAC instructor at Georgian College and a Women in Skilled Trades mentor with Support Ontario Youth.
All winners will be celebrated at WXN’s 20 annual Top 100 Awards Gala held at the Fairmont Royal York in Toronto on Nov. 17.