People: Empire Company Ltd (EMPa.TO)
Mr. James M. Dickson, QC, serves as a Chairman of the Board of the Company. Mr. Dickson joined the Empire board in September, 2015. Mr. Dickson is also a director of Clearwater Seafoods Inc. and chair of the board of Regents of Mount Allison University. After a distinguished career at the law firm Stewart McKelvey, where he practiced primarily in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance and securities for more than 20 years, and chaired the firm for several years, Mr. Dickson retired from the partnership and became counsel to the firm earlier this year. He has business operations experience in both the energy sector and food retail, through roles earlier in his career at Gulf Canada and Sobeys. Mr. Dickson holds a certificate in engineering from Mount Allison University, a bachelor of civil engineering from the Technical University of Nova Scotia and a bachelor of laws from the University of Calgary. He is a professional engineer and was appointed Queen's Counsel in 2010.
|Total Annual Compensation, CAD||375,000|
|Restricted Stock Awards, CAD||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, CAD||--|
|All Other, CAD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, CAD||375,000|