Mr. Don Konantz

Don Konantz
Team: 
Board of Directors
Positions: 

CEO & Owner, Hops Connect

Don Konantz is a father of four, a long time resident of West Vancouver, and a passionate advocate for patients, health care, and prostate cancer research. He holds a Masters of Business Administration from the Ivey School at University of Western Ontario. Don is CEO & Owner of Hops Connect, the leading supplier of hops to Canadian craft breweries. He is also director of the Lake of the Woods Water Sustainability Foundation (since 2007), past President of the Dave Murray National Training Centre, a legacy of the 2010 Olympic Winter Games, Chair of the Collingwood School Foundation and Chair of the Canadian Coalition to Cure Prostate Cancer.​

A World Class Centre

The Vancouver Prostate Centre (VPC) has a track record of success that has earned it a reputation as one of the world’s most respected cancer facilities. It is a National Centre of Excellence and a designated Centre of Excellence for Commercialization and Research.

Events

Pars for Prostate fundraiser: September 22, 2022

The First Annual Pars for Prostate golf fundraiser in support of Prostate Cancer Foundation BC takes place September 22, 2022 at Westwood Plateau Golf Course. For information and to register please visit www.parsforprostate.ca

Dr. Black

Terry Fox Run fundraiser: September 18th, 2022

The 42nd Annual Terry Fox Run is taking place on Sunday September 18, 2022. If you are able, please consider joining and/or donating to our team (tax receipts issued), raising funds for the Terry Fox Foundation's ground-breaking cancer research

Employment

Work at the Vancouver Prostate Centre

Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Dr Mads Daugaard develops an AI cell analytics app which could supercharge biotechnology research

Wednesday, July 20, 2022

With just a tablespoon of blood, B.C. researchers aim to transform cancer treatment