Dale Unruh January 30, 2014
Dale joined CEDA in July 2013 as Senior Vice President for the Fort McMurray region. In November 2013, Dale was appointed as Chief Operating Officer (COO).
As COO, Dale will oversee all CEDA operations focusing on four operating regions: Fort McMurray, Western, Eastern, and Rest of Canada (ROC), which includes Saskatchewan and Ontario. Dale’s experience combined with his keen business instincts will be a key driver in pushing CEDA to be a leader in the industry.
Dale has had 20 years of successful entrepreneurial endeavors. Dale began his career as a Journeyman Electrician, where he learned how to build teams and quickly advanced by identifying areas of improvement and opportunity. Prior to joining CEDA, Dale was the President and CEO of the Quality Group of Companies.
Dale’s philosophy is that any organization can never be something its people are not. Dale has led a number of successful projects that include Chairman of the Keyano College Foundation and Chairman of the Edge School Foundation. Dale has also been honoured with numerous awards including Large Business of the Year by the Fort McMurray Chamber of Commerce, as well as the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal in 2012 for Community Service.