New CEO for Vineland

Dr. Ian Potter, Vineland new CEO

Vineland Research and Innovation Centre’s (Vineland) Board of Directors announced the appointment of Dr. Ian Potter as Chief Executive Officer effective April 1, 2019.

Dr. Potter has served in senior leadership roles with both the National Research Council Canada (NRC) and Alberta Innovates – Technology Futures (AITF) and has substantial experience in the Canadian research and innovation space.

“I am excited to be joining Vineland as CEO and look forward to relocating to the Niagara region and working alongside key stakeholders to expedite opportunities for further collaboration and success within the Canadian horticultural space,” said
Dr. Potter.