Mark Adams is an engineer and executive with nearly 20 years in the international minerals and metals industry. He is a director of several non-profits and serves as vice-president of Engineers and Geoscientists BC. Adams has been recognized with numerous awards including the Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers and BIV’s Forty under 40.
NON-PROFIT CAUSE: I served 13 years in the Canadian Air Force and, in 2014, co-founded the Vancouver Military Dinner to raise awareness and funding for veteran causes.
FAVOURITE QUOTE: “You have to give up to go up.” – John C. Maxwell
BIGGEST LESSON: If you use it right, adversity can motivate you in an almost unstoppable way the next time around.