After moving East from Quebec at the age of two, Geoff grew up in the village of Smith’s Cove on the shores of the Annapolis Basin in Digby County, Nova Scotia. An Acadia University graduate with a degree in History and Political Science, Geoff is the current President of Acadia’s Alumni Association.
Geoff has enjoyed a 15+ year career in the seafood industry (with a four year “sabbatical” leave in university advancement). He has extensive experience with live, raw, salted and frozen seafood products in retail, raw material inspections, sales, marketing, international trading, event, project and business management. Geoff has developed his knowledge of the business in large and small company settings and was Managing Director and partner in Harbour View Seafoods Ltd., from 1998 to 2006. Geoff has been the Executive Director of the LCC since its inception.