Ending an already memorable year on yet another high note, Oppy was recently recognized as the business of the month for December 2019 by the City of Coquitlam! The city launched the business of the month program in May 2019 to recognize the successes of local companies.
As Oppy prepares to end 2019 with one of its best-ever performances, it has broken new ground across its operations while nurturing a corporate culture that is positive, performance-oriented and consistently admired.
Instead of spending a well-deserved day off for Thanksgiving Monday relaxing back in October, Category Financial Analyst & Specialist Sarah Paclaon and Packaging Coordinator Paulina Derry passed the afternoon serving meals to those in need at Union Gospel Mission (UGM) in downtown Vancouver. Both having a fulfilling volunteer experience earlier this year with UGM at their New Westminster location, the pair knew they wanted to participate again.
A world traveler since she was only 4 years old, Bilkis has lived in countries across Africa, Europe and North America before settling in Vancouver, BC almost two decades ago. Born in Zaire, now known as the Democratic Republic of Congo, Bilkis gained over 20 years of experience in operational accounting while working in Toronto, London, Paris and her current hometown.