Meet the Team

The APEX team is passionate about celebrating the entrepreneurial journeys of Atlantic Canadian businesses.

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Lawrence Conrad

Lawrence Conrad
Publisher

Lawrence has been a passionate local business leader for over 25 years, and a member of Canada’s Primary Military Reserves for the past 32. His dedication to the growth …

Lawrence has been a passionate local business leader for over 25 years, and a member of Canada’s Primary Military Reserves for the past 32. His dedication to the growth and success of the local economy — as well as the safety and security of fellow Canadians — is only surpassed by his role as a husband and father of four young children, budding entrepreneurs themselves.

John Copp

John Copp
Publisher

John has always had ambitious goals and enjoys keeping busy. He has supported B2B within the marketing and communications industry for more than 25 years …

John has always had ambitious goals and enjoys keeping busy. He has supported B2B within the marketing and communications industry for more than 25 years, and is honoured to know numerous business owners and non-profit organizations personally and professionally. He felt their wins were his wins, and that they wore their challenges together. John believes community is something to cherish and every interaction between businesses should go beyond the transactional scope. A longtime business owner, John lives in Fall River, N.S., with his partner, Donna, and their blended family of four, Lexie, Olivia, Rowan and Alexis.

Adam McNamara

Adam McNamara
Journalist

Adam has a journalism degree from the University of King’s College and a double major in international development and philosophy from St. Francis Xavier University …

Adam has a journalism degree from the University of King’s College and a double major in international development and philosophy from St. Francis Xavier University. Adam’s articles have appeared in several publications, and he also works in radio. When he’s not writing, Adam can be found playing a number of instruments, or helping out around his home community in Cape Breton, N.S.

Daniel Haigh

Daniel Haigh
Art & Tech Support

Daniel has been involved in IT and graphic design for over 15 years, working with computer labs, web development vendors, marketing companies, and customer service roles …

Daniel has been involved in IT and graphic design for over 15 years, working with computer labs, web development vendors, marketing companies, and customer service roles. Daniel has a keen eye for detail and creativity, and is grateful for the challenge behind each opportunity that comes his way. Daniel enjoys creative writing, learning new skills, and spending time with his partner, Katie.

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