Representing a large number of companies that service buses, trucks and industrial equipment industries for local and international companies, Tokmakjian is a continuously growing transportation corporation in tune with today’s market transportation needs. Once a month, between May and October, Tokmakjian throws a staff BBQ, complete with raffle draws and prizes, to reward its employees. As well, corporate announcements and discussions surrounding new developments within the company are made to keep employees motivated. Read more
For a man who has successfully conquered the competitive industry of transportation, Vahe “Cy” Tokmakjian emanates bashful charm. He’s dressed in a light-coloured suit and dress shirt of a royal blue. Sipping on his morning coffee, Cy’s face is never without smile or nostalgic expression, as he delves into the storied past of his domestic and international conglomeration, Tokmakjian Group, a prodigy in the transportation business.
Headquartered in Ontario’s industrial community of Concord, Tokmakjian Group was conceived from childhood dreams and born via skilled experience. During a time when deals were sealed with a handshake, Cy set out solo at 29, unbeknown to what the future had in store for him. “I remember shaking hands with Tony DeGasperis, when we were both small businessmen beginning our journeys,” Cy, 69, reflects. Read more