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Bruce D. Bowser

A transformational leader with experience as president and CEO in both private and public companies. Known as a visionary with a keen ability to build high-performance cultures and cultivate customer service excellence. Proven track record of forging impactful relationships with business alliances, franchisees, employees and customers a leading to significant business results. Experienced in influencing change and process improvement and a complex environment, driving a focus on accountability and execution.

President and C.E.O.  AMJ Campbell Van Lines, Mr. Bowser joined AMJ as Managing Partner and Vice President in 1992.

Appointed Executive Vice President of AMJ Campbell in 1996, and appointed Executive Vice President of Corporate Development for the parent Public Company Camvec in 1997.

Appointed President and C.O.O. of AMJ Campbell in 1997

Appointed President and C.E.O. of Camvec Corporation in September 1999.

Mr. Bowser has overseen the growth of AMJ Campbell since his appointment as President from $ 34 million in 1997 to over $ 200 million today. He has led the successful acquisition of six moving companies as well as the launch of several new product lines, such as AMJ Self Storage and AMJ Shredding, AMJ Home Delivery, and AMJ Express Vault. AMJ Campbell currently operates multiple Business Divisions in 50 locations across Canada, with over 2800 employees.

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In 2003 Mr. Bowser led a Management buyout of the Public Company and successfully took AMJ Campbell private during a hostile takeover.

Prior to joining AMJ Campbell, Mr. Bowser held various management positions with the Bank of Nova Scotia from 1985 through 1992.

Mr. Bowser received his education at St. Mary’s University in Halifax, Nova Scotia and Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario.

Mr. Bowser has two daughters attending university and lives in Port Credit, Ontario. He is a licensed pilot as well as an avid golfer and hockey player.

Mr. Bowser sits on several Boards, including Past President of The National Club Toronto, Atlas Canada, The National Ballet School of Canada, Past Director Hope Air, Past Director, The Credit Valley Hospital Foundation, Director of Canada Company (supporting the children and families of fallen Canadian soldiers), Director, Mississauga Board of Trade, Past Director, Georgetown Hospital Foundation Board, Past President of the Teen Ranch Foundation, Past President Halifax/Dartmouth YMCA

 

Mr. Bowser has been featured on CBC’s “Back to the Floor”, City TV, CNN Balance with Dr. Gupta, The National Post, Globe and Mail, Business Edge, as well as many other business magazines and newspapers.

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