Position on the Board: Executive Member
Employer: McDonald's Restaurants
Attended McMaster University in Hamilton from 1974-1978 and graduated with an Honors Degree in Commerce.
In 2002 Bob and Jan left the corporate world and joined the McDonald’s franchise system by purchasing one restaurant in Caledonia Ontario. While in Caledonia Bob was active in Rotary and became the President of the Chamber of Commerce.
In 2005 they sold the Caledonia location and moved to North Bay, Ontario where they purchased four McDonald’s locations. After seven years in Northern Ontario Bob and Jan were approached by McDonalds to move to Fredericton and in 2012 sold North Bay and purchased the seven restaurants in Fredericton & Oromocto.
Wanting to get involved in our new community they began fundraising for the Chalmers Hospital Foundation, Camp Rotary and the Atlantic Ronald McDonald House.
In December 2013 working with KHJ radio they founded a Xmas toy drive and in just 3 years have collected over 2000 toys for the Fredericton Salvation Army.
Bob is the past-president of Business Fredericton North.
Bob has been active in McDonalds as the National Chairman of the Customer Value Committee and is the elected representative on the National Business Forum, for the Atlantic McDonalds Owners.