Jones oversees a team of more than 30,000 employees and under his leadership, Save-On-Foods has increased its store count by more than 50 store and launched a successful e-commerce service.
“We are thrilled that Darrell is being recognized for his unstoppable entrepreneurial spirit,” said Heidi Ferriman, Save-On-Foods senior vice-president of people and corporate affairs, in the release. “He is a dedicated, passionate and humble leader who attributes all his success to the people around him. This award is a well-deserved win for Darrell and for our entire team across Western Canada. Congratulations Darrell!”
As a regional winner, Jones is now in the running for the national Entrepreneur of the Year award.