For Immediate Release
August 22, 2016
ST. JOHN’S, NL – The Newfoundland and Labrador Environmental Industry Association (NEIA) is announcing the departure of its Executive Director, Ted Lomond.
“Over the past four years, Mr. Lomond has been a driving force in the growth of our association, its activities, and the sector” said Lyndsay Haynes, Chair of NEIA’s Board of Directors.
Lomond began as NEIA’s Executive Director in 2012. During his service, he was instrumental in developing the organization’s strategic plan, implementing a robust international business and export program for the sector, establishing an innovation and productivity support framework for members, and introducing a suite of training activities for environmental professionals.
“On behalf of NEIA’s staff, members, and board of directors, I thank Mr. Lomond for his hard work and wish him the best of luck and success in his future endeavours,” said Haynes.
NEIA has appointed Kieran Hanley as its Interim Executive Director. Mr. Hanley has worked with the organization in a Policy and Communications role for over 4 years.
“Mr. Lomond leaves behind a driven organization focused on sector development activities,” says Hanley. “Our capable staff will continue its work and forward-progress as planned until such time that a permanent successor has been selected.”
NEIA is a not-for-profit association of businesses that promotes the growth and development of the green economy in Newfoundland and Labrador. NEIA has over 200 members. More information can be found at http://www.neia.org.
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