POST Online Media Lite Edition



 

Empire announces change in leadership

Staff Writer |
Stellarton, NS, Canada - July 11, 2016, Stellarton, NS, Canada - Empire Company Limited and Sobeys Inc. have announced that president & CEO Marc Poulin has left the companies.




François Vimard, Empire’s Chief Financial and Administrative Officer, has been appointed Interim President & CEO as the company initiates an orderly succession process to identify a permanent leader.

Mr. Vimard will also replace Mr. Poulin on the Empire Board of Directors. A Chartered Professional Accountant, Mr. Vimard brings a wealth of experience and extensive knowledge of Empire and Sobeys to his new position.

Mr. Vimard has more than 30 years of experience in the food retailing business, joining Sobeys in 1995.

Clinton Keay, Empire’s Executive Vice President of Finance will assume the role of Interim Chief Financial Officer.

 LATEST MOVES FROM Nova Scotia 

Erdene Resource Development appoints Byambasaikhan Bayanjargal to board
Immunovaccine appoints Gabriela Rosu as CMO
Appili Therapeutics appoints Kimberly Stephens as CFO
ImmunoVaccine appoints Frederic Ors as chief executive officer
ImmunoVaccine appoints Frederic Ors as chief executive officer

What to read next

Kevin A. Carreno to lead operations at Empire Financial
Empire Mining: Nicholas Royston Clarke to the board, Robert F. Giustra new chairman
Leslie Herr President and CEO of The Empire Life Insurance Company