A nonprofit organization engaging leading entrepreneurs to learn and grow.
Home to the 4 most eastern Canadian provinces, Atlantic Canada has a proud, centuries-old culture and unique traditions. In this booming regional chapter, small businesses create 72% of jobs and women represent 35% of entrepreneurs.
Jason Buchanan & Ron Lovett
Ron Lovett has owned and operated Source Security & Investigations since 2002. He created the company to provide the best security solutions for Atlantic Canada. With offices across Atlantic Canada, as well as in British Columbia, Ron remains heavily involved in the company’s day-to-day operations. He has been recognized with many awards for his leadership and company success, including the Junior Chamber International Outstanding Young Person Award, Remy Martin Bold Five under Thirty-Five, Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year finalist, BDC Young Entrepreneur Award and Atlantic Business Magazine’s 2010 Top 50 CEO Award. Ron also enjoys giving back to the community by volunteering with various community organizations.
After spending his childhood in Saint John, NB, Jason attended Mount Allison University with the dream of one day becoming an entrepreneur. After graduating with a degree in Commerce in 1996, he joined Royal Bank, where he spent 10 years working in many communities throughout the Maritimes in different managerial roles. In 2006, his desire to fulfil his entrepreneurial passion led him to his role as President and Managing Partner at Premiere Van Lines. Jason lives in Dartmouth with his wife, twin boys and daughter. A self-professed “grass roots kind of guy”, he believes strongly in the importance of giving back to your community.
Please feel free to contact our administrative team if you have any questions, or you need more information about the world’s only peer-to-peer network exclusively for entrepreneurs. Our EO staff is here to help.