Roger Hardy is infatuated by all things retail. More specifically, the Founder of Hardy Capital Partners is a retail guru of sorts who strives to entrench himself in businesses that have innovative strategies and strong growth potential.
Also the Founder and former CEO of Coastal Contacts Inc., Hardy helped breed the business, which turned into Canada’s largest e-Commerce company. In 2012, the company surpassed $1 billion in cumulative sales. Essilor International went on to acquire Coastal Contacts in August 2014.