TORONTO, Nov. 14, 2013 /CNW/ - The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair
announced today the appointment of Peter Hohenadel as Director,
Agriculture and Food. "Agriculture has been the driving force of The
Royal for more than 90 years," says Sandra Banks, CEO of The Royal.
"We're thrilled to have someone of Peter's experience and expertise on
An agriculture graduate of the University of Guelph, Peter Hohenadel has
worked as a farm journalist and an advertising agency practitioner. His
career in agriculture has brought him into contact with leading
agri-businesses and farmers across Canada.
"Pride in achievement and community spirit have always been central to
Canadian farming," says Hohenadel. "For generations, The Royal has been
the place where Canadian farm families and businesses gather to
celebrate the best in farming and food. I'm happy to be involved in
recognizing those achievements and supporting that community."
As Director, Agriculture and Food, Peter Hohenadel will work with Royal
staff and volunteers to ensure the Royal's many agricultural
competitions attract the very best in Canadian livestock and crops.
Peter will continue to develop partnerships and exhibits that tell the
story of how food is produced and consumed, from farm to table.
"The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair is Canada's leader in showcasing
Canadian agriculture, food and equine excellence," adds Royal CEO
Sandra Banks. "With a strong team and committed volunteers, we're
uniquely equipped to connect farm and city people on the subject of
food and agriculture."
The 92nd Royal Agricultural Winter Fair runs November 7-16, 2014 in the
Direct Energy Centre and Ricoh Coliseum in Toronto. Visit royalfair.org for more information.
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SOURCE: The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair
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