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Director, Canada Wood Japan
Shawn graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Ottawa in 1990 and later from the Asia Pacific Management Program at Capilano College in 1995. His career has spanned 15 years in international forest and building products marketing and sales with leading primary producers. Shawn joined the Canada Wood group in April 2007 to take on the role of Director, Japan Operations. He resides in Tokyo with his wife Christine and son Cole.
On June 22nd COFI / Canada Wood Japan participated in the 15th annual Japan Wood Truss Council (JWTC) AGM held at the Canadian Embassy. The COFI SPF Group’s Kevin Bews leads joint promotional initiatives with the JWTC to expand SPF… more
On June 5th my son and I had the opportunity to participate in a tree planting event in the Tohoku as part of the industry group organized by Tsuda Sangyo, Co., Ltd. Organized by renowned naturalist Hatakeyama san, this is the 28th time… more
On April 28th Canada’s new Minister of Natural Resources, the Honourable James Gordon Carr, visited with Canada Wood Japan to participate in an industry round table discussion. Minister Carr was provided with presentations on Japan’s… more