Founder & President
|Company: Lisgar Commercial Real Estate||Head Office: Oakville, Ont.||Website: www.lisgardev.ca|
|3-year revenue growth (%): -33||2015 Revenue: $5M-$10M||Employees: 12|
SpotlightWhat her company does: Owns and manages office properties
What you can learn from her: “You can accomplish anything if you put your mind to it” makes a nice slogan, but Zenker—who turns 94 this year—knows success means making smart choices too. Her goal as a young immigrant to Canada was to open a sweater-making company. But after reviewing the competition and running the numbers, she deemed the venture a money pit and moved on to the next idea: real estate, a business she’s now been in for 60 years.