Welcome Kelly Nutritious Pet Foods

Last updated: December 14, 2017

  Kelly Nutritious Pet Foods From Nova Scotia to New Brunswick, Kelly Nutritious Pet Foods is our newest Family Business Atlantic member. The Kelly family owns and operates Global Pet Foods New Brunswick, with six locations throughout Saint John, Moncton and Fredericton. Jeff Kelly decided it was time to sell his independent audio-visual and cellular retail stores over six years ago, and boug...

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Welcome Farnell’s newest CEO

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Bill Morash Named CEO of Farnell Packaging Limited The Board of Directors of Farnell Packaging Limited is pleased to announce that Bill Morash has been named Chief Executive Officer of Farnell Packaging Limited. Bill has held the position of CFO of the company and has been a member of the Farnell Senior Management Team since 1997. In the community, Bill serves on the Board of Directors of Divert...

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Archway insurance celebrates nominations

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Nov 27, 2017 Halifax, NS – Archway Insurance, one of Atlantic Canada’s largest insurance brokerages, is flying a group of employees to Toronto this week to attend the Insurance Business Canada 2017 Awards. Archway Insurance and an employee were nominated in three categories: Big Brokerage of the Year, Outstanding Claims Service and Young Gun of the Year. “To be nominated for three awards by...

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Thank You to our Holiday Host

Last updated: December 6, 2017

We saw over 50 members and guests at our Dec. 5 holiday social.  Good food and company made for an evening of sharing and laughter. Thank you to Christene Hirschfeld, and the wonderful Marketing staff and Partners for hosting our annual event their spectacular office overlooking the Halifax Harbour! ...

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Congrats HR Graduates

Last updated: December 5, 2017

  Family Business Atlantic celebrated member success with the graduates of our first educational course offered through Nova Scotia’s Department of Labour and Advanced Education, hosted by Grant Thornton in Halifax. “These free, 40-hour courses designed by the folks at LAE offer an opportunity to continue education at no cost, a huge value-add for our members,” says Alan Streatch, Pres...

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Lunch & Learn a success

Last updated: November 30, 2017

Our Nov. 29 Lunch & Learn session was well received, with 25 guests present to hear 15 excellent tips for increasing a company’s bottom line. Andrew MacKinnon and Roger Sinclair co-presented and offered common challenges that business owners often face and provided simple solutions on how to address these issues. Both Andrew and Roger are in the midst of a succession plan and were able t...

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Welcome C-Level Executive Solutions

Last updated: November 28, 2017

  C-Level Executive Solutions is Family Business Atlantic’s newest Advisor member firm. The consultant group was co-founded in 2013 by Andrew Morrisey and Patte Dugas. C-Level is a team of senior executives who step in, often on short notice, to help leaders and senior management solve pressing business challenges. When a business lacks the capacity to take on important issues, C-Level prov...

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Welcome Beaumont & Co.

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  Our newest member, Sean Court of Beaumont & Co., is no stranger to the business world. Raised in Charlottetown, Sean and his siblings were involved in an advertising company their parents owned and operated – helping them develop the b2b skills needed to thrive in today’s market. In 2015, Sean and his brother James started their own business producing custom exhibits and displays, t...

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