Ron Joyce

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Ron Joyce

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Joyce in 2009
Born
Ronald Vaughan Joyce

(1930-10-19)October 19, 1930
DiedJanuary 31, 2019(2019-01-31) (aged 88)
NationalityCanadian
OccupationEntrepreneur and Philanthropist
Known forCo-founding Tim Hortons
Children7, including, Ron Joyce, Jr.

Ronald Vaughan Joyce, C.M. (October 19, 1930 – January 31, 2019) was a Canadian entrepreneur and billionaire. He co-founded the Tim Hortons doughnut chain as Tim Horton's partner. He helped create Tim Horton Children's Camps and the Tim Horton Children's Foundation. He was named a member of the Order of Canada in 1992.

As of 2017, he was worth an estimated US$1.4 billion.[1] Joyce died at his home in Burlington, Ontario on January 31, 2019 at the age of 88.[2][3]

References[change | change source]

  1. https://www.forbes.com/profile/ronald-joyce/
  2. Willick, Frances; Feb 01, Michael Gorman · CBC News · Posted:; February 1, Michael Gorman · CBC News · Posted:. "Ron Joyce, billionaire who brought Tim Hortons coffee to the masses, dead at 88 | CBC News". CBC. Retrieved 1 February 2019.CS1 maint: extra punctuation (link)
  3. https://www.theglobeandmail.com/canada/article-a-role-model-for-our-region-tim-hortons-co-founder-ron-joyce-dies//