Phil Vanderpol grew up with Vanderpol’s Eggs Ltd., a local B.C. company with over 65 years of history. He has been president and CEO of Vitalus Nutrition since 1998 and was integral to developing the first milk protein concentrate/isolate plant in North America. Vanderpol is vice-chair of both the Dairy Processors Association of Canada and the Western Dairy Council.
GREATEST SUCCESS: Growing the business 10-fold in 10 years.
FAVOURITE QUOTE: “There is no limit to what a man can do or where he can go if he doesn’t mind who gets the credit.” – Ronald Reagan
BEVERAGE OF CHOICE: Dairy protein shakes.
BUCKET LIST: Own a cattle ranch.