Empire Company Limited

John R. Sobey

John R. Sobey is a corporate director.  Mr. Sobey was President and Chief Operating Officer of Sobeys until his retirement in 2001 after 34 years with Sobeys.  He previously served as a director of Atlantic Shopping Centers, Food Marketing Institute FMI, Hannaford Bros., Jace Holdings Limited and Medavie Inc.  Mr. Sobey graduated from Harvard University Business School’s Advanced Management Program.