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Ontario Greenhouse Vegetable Growers 50th Annual General Meeting

Published October 25, 2017

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Ontario Greenhouse Vegetable Growers 50th Annual General Meeting

 

LEAMINGTON, ON- October 25th, 2017 - The Ontario Greenhouse Vegetable Growers' 50th Annual General Meeting was held on October 24th, 2017, at the Pelee Island Winery in Kingsville, ON. The meeting was very well attended with over 130 members and guests in attendance to celebrate our 50th

 

An election was required in District 1 and following a vote, Kevin Safrance and Hilco Tamminga were elected for a second term. Bill Heeg, Marco Hoogenboom and James Neven acclaimed their seats in District 2. The new Board of Directors for the 2017 – 2018 fiscal year are:

 

District 1                                                                                           District 2

 

     i)Paul Mastronardi* - Hazel Farms        i)     Jan VanderHout* - Beverly Greenhouses

    ii)Jason Whitcher* - Cecelia Acres         ii)    Mike Vanderzwet* - David’s Hydroponics 

   iii)Peter Quiring* - Nature Fresh Farms   iii)   Bill Heeg – Sunchoice Greenhouses

   iv)Kevin Safrance – EnviroFresh Farms    iv)   Marco Hoogenboom – Hoogenboom Family Farm

    v)Hilco Tamminga – Truly Green             v)    James Neven – Foothill Greenhouses

*  1 year remaining

 

The following growers have acclaimed a seat as Committee Persons for the 2017 – 2018 fiscal year are:

 

District 1                                                                                     District 2

 

          i)Albert Mastronardi                                                         i)   Trish Fournier

         ii)Jim Slater                                                                        ii)  Vacant

        iii) Rodney Wright                                                             iii) Vacant

        iv) Jordan Kniaziew                                                          iv) Vacant

         v)Vacant                                                                            v)  Vacant

 

The Board will appoint members to fill vacancies as a Committee Person at the next Board meeting

For Media Inquiries Contact

 

Joe Sbrocchi, General Manager


Ontario Greenhouse Vegetable Growers


32 Seneca Road, Leamington, Ontario

N8H 5H7 T 519-326-2604 or 1-800-265-6926
F 519-326-7842

Email: j.sbrocchi@ogvg.com


Website: www.ogvg.com