This article in the Friday, Nov. 16, 2007 Regina Leader-Post reveals that a number of Saskatchewan based CEO's hit the payroll jackpot last year.
According to the article, which quotes the Financial Post Business magazine, the following CEO's received compensation last year as listed below:
Gerald Grandey, CEO of Cameco Corp.: $7.6 million
William Doyle, CEO of Potash Corp. of Sask.: $3.6 million
Mayo Schmidt, CEO of Sask. Wheat Pool (Viterra): $3.3 million
It's like winning the Lotto 649 once or twice a year - every year.
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