VERMEULEN, Ben




Author Tags: Biography

Self-published Before I Forget...a Memoir (Printorium 2015) with Marianne Scott about his life's journey from war-torn Holland to becoming one of Canada's largest yacht builders.

Vermeulen survived the World War II occupation of the Netherlands and overcame dyslexia to develop mechanical skills, immigrate to Canada with $52 in his pocket and become an award-winning entrepreneur. It is a quintessential rags-to-riches immigrant story.

BOOKS

Before I Forget...a Memoir (Printorium 2015) 978-0-9948154-0-8

[BCBW 2015]