Company: Conwest Group of Companies Ltd.
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Rose Marinelli has been serving as a partner and the vice president of finance at The Conwest Group of Companies Ltd. for the past 29 years. Conwest Group is a civil contracting and land development company that offers land acquisitions, new building development, property management and utility services. The company consists of two divisions; the contracting division began in 1985, providing corporate utility services, and the land, building and property management division was started in 1992.
Ms. Marinelli has garnered more than 30 years of industry experience and is recognized for her diverse background. She brings her unique gifts to the table and is a well-respected leader at the company. With strong business development, finance, event planning and human resources skills, Ms. Marinelli is tasked with overseeing business development, finances and accounting, handling strategic planning, and supervising new hires and union negotiations. She attributes the company’s success to the fact that they have specialized in contracting as well as land development since 1985, and in the process, forged rewarding relationships with businesses and communities throughout British Columbia. As partner, vice president of finance, and all-around people person, she takes pride in delivering communication, connection, innovative, and environmentally responsible solutions to the business and working closely with more than 80 outstanding employees. Looking toward the future, Ms. Marinelli hopes to support and teach others. She wants to be a part of others’ business journeys and to continue to make a difference in their lives by sharing her experiences and successes.