John Bragg is a Canadian, who’s best known for his frozen food empire. He is the President, Chairman and Co-Chief Executive Officer of Oxford Frozen Foods Limited, which is one of the leading food manufacturers. He also serves as an Officer of a number of allied companies, one of them being Bragg Communications Inc., a company that operates under the brand name Eastlink.
Today, Bragg is one of the richest people in Canada, with an estimated net worth of $873 million. He is currently ranked as one of the top 100 wealthiest people in Canada. He holds undergraduate degrees in commerce and education from Mount Allison University. He holds honorary doctorate degrees from the same university, as well as from St. Francis Xavier University and Acadia and Dalhousie.
Bragg has been a Director of various public companies such as Canada Bread Limited (1995 to 2008), Sobeys Inc. (2008 to present), Maple Leaf Foods Inc. (2008 to present), and Empire Company Limited (1999 to present). In 1996, the self-made millionaire was made an Officer of the Order of Canada. He is also a philanthropist, and has contributed millions of dollars in support of various charitable organizations.
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