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ProducerAnthony Lacavera

Anthony Lacavera portraitAnthony Lacavera is founder, Chairman and CEO of Globalive Communications Corp. Lacavera founded Globalive in 1998, and has since developed the company to become a diversified telecom service provider. Globalive provides services to over 1 million Canadian households under the Yak Communications brand, over 3000 hotels and hospitals in over 30 countries with Canopco, and over 5000 small to medium businesses in North America through OneConnect Services. Globalive has been recognized as a leading Canadian corporation receiving numerous awards including being named among Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies for five consecutive years, and recognized as one of Canada’s 30 Best Workplaces for the past three years.

In 2008, Lacavera led Globalive to become the next major wireless services provider in Canada following the country’s wireless spectrum auction. As co-chairman, Lacavera has positioned Globalive Wireless as an innovative and consumer focused mobile company that will provide greater choice and feature rich offerings to Canadians.

Lacavera was named one of Canada’s Top 40 Under 40 in 2006, recognized for outstanding leadership, achievement and vision. He has been a member of the Young Presidents Organization (YPO) since 2000, and was given the designation of Commendatore in the Order of the Star of Italian Solidarity by the Italian government in 2008. Lacavera has founded or co-founded numerous technology and telecom companies and he serves on the board of several private and public companies.

In 2006 Lacavera founded the Shamba Foundation, a not-for-profit organization designed to assist charities with fundraising efforts. The Shamba Foundation has assisted a variety of charities in raising hundreds of thousands for their respective causes.

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