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Amir Hamedani serving a customer.  Photo by Tiffany Head


Amir Hamedani Immigrated to Canada from Iran in 1987. He was only 17 years old. He came to Canada with only 26 dollars in his pocket. As soon as he landed in Toronto, he went straight to work and never stopped.