School of Business & Economics
KW Chamber’s Volunteer of the Year Award goes to SBE alumnus
Don Wales (BA Economics and Finance ’99), commercial insurance producer with Erb and Erb Insurance Brokers was named Volunteer of the Year by the Greater Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber of Commerce at an awards reception on Feb. 20.
Wales has been an active volunteer with the Chamber for the
past five years and recently served as chair of its Business After 5 Committee
during which time he doubled the average attendance to events.
At Laurier, Wales was co-captain of the Undergraduate Business Games team, vice-president of Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity and student manager of Wilf’s campus restaurant. Wales has worked at Erb and Erb since 2008 and previously worked as Branch Manager of Enterprise Rent-A-Car for eight years.