Greg Skotnicki – Advisor
Greg Skotnicki is the president of Manderley Turf Products in Ottawa. In 1997, Greg began his journey as an entrepreneur opening an alternative healthcare clinic in Ottawa which led him to his role as director of operations for Ionalytics Corporation, a biotech start-up. After the successful sale of Ionalytics in 2005, Greg was approached by Manderley’s financiers to run its International division which he did until being appointed president in 2007.
Today Manderley produces 80 million square feet of turfgrass a year and manages 7000 acres of farms across 3 provinces, making it Canada’s largest sod supplier. Since 2011 Manderley has been named one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies by Deloitte, CIBC, the National Post, Queen’s Smith School of Business and MacKay CEO Forums.