This award recognizes a distinguished honour roll of recipients who have toiled, achieved, and contributed to Brandon’s success through a lifetime commitment to business and community service and in doing so have established a legacy of lifetime achievement.

We are pleased to announce Ray Redfern as the Lifetime Business Builder Award recipient.

Ray is the founder, President, and CEO of Redfern Farm Services which he started in 1973 and has since grown to 11 locations in Western Manitoba. Redferns provides a full suite of ag-input products, equipment, and services to Farmers. Agriculture has seen incredible challenges and changes in the past 40+ years and Ray’s leadership and dedication to his customers, people, and communities, his vision, integrity, and ethics, and his commitment to agriculture are critical factors in Redfern Farm Services ability to weather the storms. He’s been a sound advisor and mentor to many, an active supporter of ag business development and gives an incredible amount of time to his community and profession.

The Brandon Chamber of Commerce congratulates Ray Redfern for being awarded the Lifetime Business Builder for 2017.

Read Ray’s Acceptance Speech

Lifetime Business Builder Biography