Top 100 national and/or global companies operating in B.C. in 2019

 

Ranked by number of B.C. employees in 2019

Published October 01, 2019. Sources: Interviews with firms below and BIV research. Other companies may have ranked but did not respond by deadline or were unable to break down numbers regionally. NP = Not provided

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Rank '19 Company Senior executive(s) Primary business Key geographic areas business operates in Year founded Worldwide staff '19/'18 B.C. staff '19/'18
1

Jim Pattison Group
1067 Cordova St W Suite 1800, Vancouver V6C 1C7
P: 604-488-5213 F: 604-694-6917 jimpattison.com

Jim Pattison, managing director, CEO and chairman

Diversified

North America, Central America, Europe, Asia, Middle East

1961

46,000
45,000

21,021
19,147

2

Walmart Canada Corp
1940 Argentia Rd, Mississauga L5N 1P9
P: 800-328-0402 F: NP walmart.ca

Lee Tappenden, president and CEO

Mass merchandise department store

Canada

1994

NP
2,300,000 (1)

9,500
10,071

3

Teck Resources Ltd
550 Burrard St Suite 3300, Vancouver V6C 0B3
P: 604-699-4000 F: 604-699-4750 teck.com

Donald Lindsay, president and CEO

Diversified resource company focused on copper, steelmaking coal, zinc and energy

Canada, U.S., Peru, Chile

1913

NP
10,710

7,900
7,600

4

Telus Corp
510 Georgia St W 23rd floor, Vancouver V6B 0M3
P: 604-697-8044 F: NP telus.com

Darren Entwistle, president and CEO, Doug French, executive vice-president and CFO

Communications products and services

All provinces in Canada

1990

NP
NP

7,900 (2)
7,900

5

London Drugs Ltd
12251 Horseshoe Way, Richmond V7A 4X5
P: 604-272-7400 F: 604-272-7579 londondrugs.com

Brandt Louie, chairman and CEO, Clint Mahlman, president and COO

Pharmacy, retailer, mass merchandiser

B.C., Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba

1945

NP
NP

7,500
7,000 (3)

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