Bob has spent most of his 25 plus year career in the newspaper business in weeklies and dailies in locations as diverse as the Cowichan Leader on Vancouver Island and the Charlottetown Guardian on PEI. In 2001 he joined the marketing division of the Manitoba Co-operator, which later became part of Glacier FarmMedia. He was appointed GFM's Publisher in 2006, and President of Glacier FarmMedia in April, 2012. The group now has print and online properties serving every province. Bob is responsible for coordination of the group, including its expanded online presence, while ensuring the continued strong identity of each of its brands, most of which have strong and deep roots in the Canadian agricultural community.