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Shining a Spotlight on the Women of Commissionaires

October 26, 2020
October is Women’s History Month in Canada. According to the federal government, it’s a time to "celebrate the women and girls from our past, and our present, who are contributing to a better, more inclusive Canada." October was designated Women’s History Month by the Government in 1992, "marking

Commissionaires NBPEI Names Bob Ferguson as Chief Executive Officer

September 11, 2020
For Immediate Release Saint John, NB – Bob Ferguson appointed CEO effective September 20, 2020; interim CEO Brad White to reassume position on the Board of Governors. The Canadian Corps of Commissionaires New Brunswick & Prince Edward Island Division (CCCNBPEI) today announced that its Board of

Commissionaires announces Commodore Mark Watson as new Chief of Staff

July 03, 2020
Commodore Mark Watson, CD MA MBA CMA-CPA ICD.C RCN (Ret’d) takes over as Commissionaires Chief of Staff, today. Mark will be responsible for building on the solid foundation and momentum achieved by his predecessor, Captain Harry Harsch, OMM CD RCN (Ret’d), who is retiring after five years with the

Securing a Brave New World

April 29, 2020
By Stephen Grant, Risk & Resilience Advisor, Commissionaires Nova Scotia The world will change. Whether for good or for bad is yet to be determined and rests largely in our own hands. We can expect that the fall out generated by the current COVID-19 Pandemic will bring both short and long-term

Welcome to Ottawa, Laura!

December 10, 2019
Laura Howlett, the marketing and communications superhero with our Nova Scotia Division is visiting us at Commissionaires National Office in Ottawa for the very first time! As she approaches her eighth year with Commissionaires, we decided to catch up with her to find out more about her career and

Welcome aboard, Captain George Forward.

October 30, 2019
Retired naval captain George Forward took the helm as CEO of our Newfoundland and Labrador Division last month. He’s a highly accomplished military professional who brings over 30 years of leadership and executive experience, a career that took him around the world and back again to Canada.

Avoid the summer daze – health tips for the season

July 19, 2019
We’re well into the summer months with their outdoor fun and festivities. Our beaches, camp grounds, parks, etc., draw countless visitors as we soak up the sun. However, we’ve been experiencing, and continues to experience, extreme summer heat waves. Extreme heat can have a variety of negative