BBB of the Atlantic Provinces announces its new President & CEO

June 17, 2014

Your Better Business Bureau (BBB) Serving the Atlantic Provinces is pleased to announce the appointment of Peter Moorhouse as its new President and CEO. Moorhouse will be taking over the position from current President and CEO, Don MacKinnon, effective June 30, 2014.

Mr. MacKinnon will be retiring after 11 plus years of service, which has seen the BBB grown substantially under his leadership. He promoted the BBB mission, grew the number of BBB Accredited Business, in the Atlantic Region, to over 1800 members, oversaw the development of the Atlantic Business Ethics Awards and achieved financial stability in the organization.

Mr. Moorhouse comes to the BBB with many years of experience in the business world, most recently with T4G as a Vice President.  He has worked in the private, not-for–profit and academic sectors in both Toronto and Halifax. Moorhouse is an active community leader with experience in investor services, business development, event coordination and sponsorship, government relations, media relations and communications.

“I am confident, Peter brings great experience, knowledge, skills and passion for his new role,” said Jason Buchanan, BBB Board Chairman. “We look forward to him being the face of your BBB for years to come”.

BBB Board of Directors and staff look forward to working with Moorhouse and would like to thank Don MacKinnon for his many years of service and wish him all the best in his retirement.