On June 1st I was asked to deliver a presentation on wood design to the Showa Women’s University Faculty of Architecture. A total of 83 second year architecture students attended the lecture delivered, by request of the University,… more
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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 April 27th the Honourable Rachel Notley, Premier of Alberta, and the Honourable Deron Bilous, Alberta Minister of Economic Development and Trade, led a mission to Japan in support of expanding economic opportunities in Japan for… more
On March 10th the JAS Lumber Council held its 29th grading competition at the Citizen’s Hall in Osaka. Canada Wood was on hand to present the COFI Award to three grade championship finalists. Shawn Lawlor presented the top COFI Award to… more