William H. Comrie (born June 29, 1950) is a Canadian businessman. He is the founder of The Brick, one of Canada's largest volume retailers of furniture, mattresses, appliances and home electronics. In 2009, Comrie's estimated personal net worth was $415 million. Comrie is head of the Brick Group Income Fund.
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He played with the Moose Jaw Canucks, a Chicago Blackhawks farm team, and later the Edmonton Oil Kings, but retired from hockey in 1968 to enter into the family furniture business following the death of his father Herb.
In the spring of 2015, Comrie became a minority owner and limited partner of the Chicago Cubs baseball team.
- Richest Canadians get richer - CBC News
- Canadian Home Furnishings Alliance
- Ecker, Danny (March 3, 2015). "Two more Cubs minority investors revealed". Crain's Chicago Business. chicagobusiness.com. Retrieved October 21, 2015.
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