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The Polestar Podcast: Amar Doman – A Journey of Entrepreneurship, Legacy, and Community Impact

We are thrilled to announce the release of the latest episode of the Polestar podcast by VELA Wealth, featuring an engaging conversation with Amar Doman, the President and CEO of the Futura Corporation. In this episode, Amar takes us on a remarkable journey through his life as a leader in business, his experiences in philanthropy, and his passion for community involvement.

Hosted by Jason Boudreau, this podcast episode delves deep into Amar Doman’s extraordinary entrepreneurial journey, starting from his grandparents’ arrival in Canada to his current role as the CEO of the Futura Corporation and the ownership of BC Lions. Amar shares stories of his family’s perseverance and hard work in the lumber business, the challenges he faced, and the valuable lessons he learned along the way. He discusses his approach to turning around struggling businesses, his involvement in both public and private ventures, and his insights into building and sustaining successful enterprises.



About the Guest – Amar Doman

Amar is the founder and sole shareholder of The Futura Corporation. Along with his team he has led and completed numerous acquisitions. Amar’s tireless dedication to creating shareholder value and his vision for long-term thinking when investing or buying companies outright has built The Futura Corporation into one of the largest and fastest growing companies in Canada. To read more, please visit the Futura Corporation website.

About the Host – Jason Boudreau

Jason has built VELA Wealth into an established life and estate planning firm, guiding families as they make meaningful choices at the intersection of life and wealth. Jason’s areas of expertise include intergenerational wealth transfer and estate planning with a focus on advanced insurance-based solutions that incorporate philanthropy and legacy planning. Leveraging these specialties, Jason brings a fresh perspective and outside-the-box thinking to the strategic planning process. To read more, please visit the VELA team page.


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Read the transcript of the Polestar Podcast here.