Randy’s interest in business started at a young age, growing up around and working summers for his grandfather’s rail contracting company instilled perspective and desire. Despite Randy’s attempts at college, the in class medium just wasn’t working. Randy worked full time traveling across Canada working for his family’s rail company until leaving to work for a small grain transloading company in Vancouver.
Seventeen years later, Randy Ferrario is the former owner and President of Columbia Containers Ltd, Canada’s largest agricultural container bulk loading facility. Randy is a also a partner in Nucleus Networks; Nucleus provides Business’s with IT support, consulting, projects, and strategy - they have offices in Vancouver and Toronto.
Randy is now the founder and President of Aprario Investments, an investment company with real estate holdings, a development company and equity positions in privately held companies.
Randy also is the board Chair of Mission Possible, MP is a non-profit organization in Vancouver, British Columbia providing opportunities for people challenged by homelessness and poverty. Mission Possible is helping people achieve a renewed sense of dignity and purpose through meaningful work.
The real driver and passion in Randy’s life is his amazing wife of fifteen years, Aprille and their three wonderful children.