2015SVardiBenMr. Varadi attended the University of Western Ontario, graduating in 1994 from the Richard Ivey School of Business. After graduating, he joined Harary and Rabie to help produce and market Spin Masters’ first product – the Earth Buddy, and eventually went on to grow Spin Master into the company it is today. Varadi plays an active role in product selection and development. Varadi’s just a kid at heart and it’s his boisterous, creative approach that influences Spin Master’s product selection today which is what makes Spin Master so successful. Varadi and his partners have grown Spin Master into a world class children’s entertainment company. Spin Master has expanded its head office in Toronto, as well as increased its presence globally. The company’s team of skilled, passionate employees has grown to more than 900, and the impressive collection of awards and accolades continues to grow, including citations as one of the Top 40 Companies under 40 Years Old, Ernst & Young Entrepreneurs of the Year, #10 on Profit Magazines’ 100 Fastest Growing Private Companies, one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Private Companies, and the winner of several major toy awards. In addition to receiving such awards and accolades, Spin Master now ranks among the top 5 North American leading toy manufacturers.