From Tundra to Wajax: The Entrepreneurial Journey of Iggy Domagalski

In this episode of the CanadianSME Small Business Podcast, we dive deep with Iggy Domagalski, President & CEO of Wajax, a leader in industrial products and services with a storied history since 1858. From steering Tundra Process Solutions to his impactful tenure in financial services, Iggy brings a dynamic blend of experience, innovation, and strategic leadership. Celebrated as one of Canada’s Top 40 Under 40 and a leading inspirational entrepreneur, Iggy’s journey embodies the essence of transformational leadership. Beyond his corporate achievements, Iggy’s dedication to philanthropy and advisory roles in the Kids Cancer Care Foundation of Alberta and the Business Council of Canada highlights his commitment to societal advancement.

Key Highlights:

  • Insight into Iggy’s value-driven leadership at Wajax and its influence on corporate culture and strategic direction.
  • Expert perspectives on evaluating and integrating acquired businesses for seamless organizational synergy.
  • Tactics employed by Wajax in scaling operations while preserving the agility of a nimble enterprise.
  • Iggy’s firsthand account of transitioning a privately-held company into the portfolio of a public corporation.
  • A look into Wajax’s recent acquisitions, future plans, and how these initiatives align with the company’s strategic vision.

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Our profound gratitude goes to Iggy Domagalski for his participation in this episode, offering deep dives into the intricacies of leading with values, strategic acquisitions, and scaling businesses for long-term success. Iggy’s narrative is a compelling guidepost for innovation, strategic growth, and leadership excellence.

We’re especially thankful to our partners, including Exclusive Banking partner RBC, Exclusive shipping partner UPS, exclusive accounting software partner Xero, and exclusive E-mail partner Constant Contact, for their unwavering support of the CanadianSME Small Business Podcast.

To our esteemed listeners, we trust that Iggy’s story and insights have fueled your motivation to pursue growth and excellence in your own ventures. Remember to subscribe to CanadianSME Small Business Magazine at  for a treasury of inspiring stories and actionable advice.