Bill Yuill is Chairman and CEO of The Monarch Corporation, a private investment company headquartered in Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada.
The Monarch Corporation has operating divisions in communications, transportation, project financing, and sports properties.
Since 1977 the Sports Property Division, CSH International, Inc has owned and operated 10 sports franchises in various leagues with nine located in United States and one in Canada.
In May 2010, Mr. Yuill, began the Amarillo Bulls of the North American Hockey League (NAHL). Consolidated Sports also owns the Everett Silvertips of the Western Hockey League (WHL) and prior to Everett the Seattle Thunderbirds of the Western Hockey League. The Company also owns the Bloomington Thunder of the United States Hockey League. Consolidated Sports has owned and operated seven minor league professional baseball franchises in Canada and the United States, and a minor league professional basketball team in Las Vegas, Nevada in addition to the Silvertips. The company also owns and operates a golf course in Peoria, Arizona and holds an equity interest in McKenzie Meadows Golf Course in Calgary, Alberta.
Bill presently is a Director of two Canadian public companies – Shaw Communications Inc. of Calgary, Alberta and Western Financial Group of High River, Alberta. He serves as a Director of McKenzie Meadows Golf Club. He is a Governor of the Western Hockey League and is a member of the Foundation of St. Andrew’s College in Aurora, Ontario.
In 1995, he received the Milner Fenerty “Pinnacle Award” in Calgary and in 2006 he was awarded an Honorary Doctor of Laws degree from the University of Lethbridge.
He is a graduate of the Young President’s Organization, Alberta Chapter and is a member and past chairman of the World President’s Organization, Alberta Chapter.
Bill has been involved in community organizations including the Medicine Hat College Foundation, the Medicine Hat and District United Way and the Medicine Hat Family YMCA. He also served on the Alberta Economic Development Authority.
Bill is married to Elizabeth.