Founder and President, Canada’s Island Garden Inc.
Edwin is the founder and President of Canada’s Island Garden Inc., Prince Edward Island’s only licenced producer and seller of marijuana. Canada’s Island Garden received their licence to produce marijuana in June of 2016 and the company has been selling since February, 2017. Under Edwin’s leadership, the company now has 20 employees and is hoping to expand production capacity significantly in the near future.
Edwin brings over 30 years of practical experience in the horticultural industry to C.I.G.I. Prior to starting C.I.G.I., Edwin spent most of his time in the role of President at Jewell’s Country Market, a successful greenhouse business that he founded in York, Prince Edward Island. As President of the company, Edwin grew that business to 42,000 sq.ft. of greenhouse space and over 40 employees.
Edwin is confident that the future is bright for Canada’s Island Garden and the marijuana industry as a whole here in Atlantic Canada.