Board of Directors
Chairman of the Board
Mr. Whitlock ran his own residential and commercial construction and development company for 18 years. Since 1999 he has been a Transportation Coordinator in the Vancouver Film and Television Industry. He also owns and manages his own fleet of film production vehicles. His detailed coordination of complex situations and superior management skills has proven him to be a leader in his field. He will definitely be helpful in Affinor’s logistic and with his experience in the industry, his advises shall be highly listened.
A. R Boyco B.Sc., O.D. is a practicing Optometrist in Coquitlam, British Columbia with his expertise focused on anterior segment / glaucoma.
Dr. Boyco is a member of the NHLTPS “National Hockey League Team Physicians Society” and the Official Optometrist to the Vancouver Canucks and Rogers Arena. He is also the Official Optometrist to the B.C. Lions and B.C. Place Stadium and the Official Optometrist to the Vancouver Giants and Pacific Coliseum.
Dr. Boyco has a Bachelor of Science (Biology & Psychology ) From the University of Alberta and is a graduate of the Pacific University School of Optometry. He appears on morning television as authority Eye specialist in a segment called "Eyes of Vancouver"
Mr. Minhas is a Chartered Professional Accountant with extensive finance experience in the technology, manufacturing and resources industries. Mr. Minhas has served as Director, Chief Financial Officer and Controller for several publicly traded companies since 2011 focusing on forecasting, business development, development of internal controls and complete financial reporting services.
Rick Easthom's previous experience as Director of Corporate Brands for the Overwaitea Food Group, and Manager of Retail Development for Choices Markets, will give Affinor Growers an instant advantage in the merchandising and distribution its products. Mr. Easthom has extensive grocery retail experience. He is an authority in developing products, packaging, launching and merchandising them at retail while maximizing sales and profit. He has a comprehensive background in management and brings superior skills as an analyst, negotiator and planner. Rick has the unique ability to lead and direct merchandising teams. As Director of Corporate Brands for Overwaitea, he used his people skills and his negotiating talents to develop a dynamic team that created new products to meet changing market demographics and improve on old products by re-packaging. These changes and his new team focus, helped to deliver exceptional increases in sales and profit.