FYI: Jeremy Webb Appointed Artistic Director, Neptune Theatre

Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette is pleased to have assisted Neptune Theatre with the appointment of Jeremy Webb as artistic director. 

The following is Neptune Theatre’s release from August 28, 2017:

Director, producer, actor and writer Jeremy Webb will be Neptune Theatre’s new artistic director. The announcement was made today at a news conference in Halifax.

Preparing for Skype Interviews

Consistent with our commitment to reduce our carbon footprint, we are increasingly using Skype and other electronic media to interview and interact with candidates from across the country and around the globe. These interview mediums are increasingly utilized by both public and private sector organizations, and are frequently seen as a more effective way to establish rapport and measure a candidate’s “fit” with an organization than phone or email interviews.

FYI: Malcolm Fraser Appointed President and CEO, Innovacorp

Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette is pleased to have assisted Innovacorp with the appointment of Malcolm Fraser as the organization’s new president and chief executive officer.

The following is an excerpt from Innovacorp’s release, August 30th:

Mr. Fraser has been a leader in Canada’s digital sector for the last 20 years, earning recognition and awards for innovation, management and community leadership.  He will begin his new role October 2, 2017.

FYI: Crombie REIT appoints Toran Eggert as Executive Vice President, Portfolio Management

August 24, 2017

Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette is pleased to have assisted Crombie REIT with the recruitment of Toran Eggert as its new Executive Vice President, Portfolio Management, effective August 1, 2017.

“We are very happy to welcome Toran to the Crombie REIT team.  Drawing upon her impressive track record, she will oversee operational execution of Crombie’s business strategy nationally, with responsibility for portfolio management, leasing, construction and mixed-use development projects” says Donnie Clow, President & Chief Executive Officer. 

FYI: Cox & Palmer appoints Michael Wohler as Regional Chief Information Officer

June 2, 2017

Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette is pleased to have assisted Cox & Palmer with the recruitment of Michael Wohler as its new Regional Chief Information Officer.

“We are delighted to welcome Mike to Cox & Palmer.” says Danny Gallivan, Chief Executive Officer, “Mike will play a key strategic role in further developing effective IT solutions that allow us to enhance the value of services delivered to our clients.”   

FYI: Acadia University Names Dr. Peter J. Ricketts 16th President and Vice-Chancellor

April 10, 2017

Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette is pleased to have assisted Acadia University with the appointment of Dr. Peter J. Ricketts as the University's next president and vice-chancellor.

Below is the University’s announcement issued April 3, 2017:

Highly regarded environmental science scholar brings coast to coast academic experience to Acadia

FYI: Atlantic Lottery appoints Jamie Davison, Vice President, Digital Gaming & Innovation

January 12, 2017

Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette is pleased to have assisted Atlantic Lottery with the appointment of Jamie Davison as its new Vice President, Digital Gaming & Innovation.

“Jamie’s executive leadership, marketing experience in building strategies for digital and e-Commerce platforms for a multitude of major brands, as well as his entrepreneurial passion and proven experience will add great value to Atlantic Lottery,” says Jim Porter, Chief Operating Officer of Atlantic Lottery.

FYI: Horizon Health Network appoints Karen McGrath as CEO

November 30, 2016

Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette is pleased to have assisted in the appointment of Karen McGrath as Horizon Health Network’s next chief executive officer.

Karen McGrath, an experienced health-care executive, was chosen through an open and transparent national search process. She will assume the position in January when current CEO John McGarry retires.

FYI: Dalhousie Medical Research Foundation appoints Brian Thompson as Chief Executive Officer

September 23, 2016

Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette is pleased to have assisted the Board of Directors of the Dalhousie Medical Research Foundation (DMRF) with the appointment of Brian Thompson as its new Chief Executive Officer.

Below is the official announcement of Brian’s appointment, issued September 23, 2016 by Allan Shaw, Chair of the Board of Directors: