This week, the Straight is featuring miniprofiles of trailblazers, but there is also no shortage of legends in Vancouver. Here’s a list of 13 of them.
Jim Pattison, Business
This entrepreneur’s legendary business acumen has resulted in countless local residents receiving regular paycheques. That’s because he’s a force in everything from groceries to motor vehicles to fisheries to entertainment. He’s also the most generous donor to health charities in B.C. history, as demonstrated by a $75-million gift to St. Paul’s Hospital Foundation in 2017.
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