Barrie investment advisor wins Canadian Business Excellence Award

Investment adviser Keith Richards has received a 2017 Canadian Business Excellence Award for private business.

Richards owns ValueTrend Wealth Management – WorldSource Securities Inc. and won the award by clearly demonstrating a strategic approach and marking results in satisfying customers, engaging employees and being innovative.

His company was one of 19 recognized by the annual awards.

Richards’ office is on Worsley Street and he is a regular guest on Business News Network, a contributor to the Toronto Star and is the author of two books.

The annual business awards program recognizes achievements from private businesses in Canada, with a luncheon Nov. 1 in Toronto to present the awards.