Nunasi Corporation announces John Stevenson – Interim President and CEO
April 4, 2023 – The Board of Directors of Nunasi Corporation are pleased to announce John Stevenson Interim President and CEO of Nunasi Corporation. Born in Southern Canada and raised in several arctic communities; John has called Northern Canada home for most of his life. His career path includes serving as a Wildlife Officer in two of Canada’s northernmost communities, Resolute Bay and Grise Fiord, working as a senior manager for the Government of Northwest Territories, and pursuing a consulting career that would eventually span 15+ years.
Some highlights during that time included supporting Inuit Impact & Benefit Negotiations for major resource development projects and aiding local entrepreneurs to launch successful businesses.
John worked closely with companies and organizations within the Kitikmeot, especially with the Kitikmeot Inuit Association. In 2014, John moved back to the region where he joined Kitikmeot Corporation as Chief Operating Officer.
Former President & CEO, Clint Davis announced his departure from Nunasi Corporation, earlier this year. “We would like to thank Clint Davis for all his work during his time with Nunasi Corporation. He was able to lead our group of companies into a new period of growth and was able to restructure the corporation into a stronger entity for its shareholders” said David Omilgoitok, Chairperson, Nunasi Corporation. “The Board of Directors welcomes John Stevenson. He has extensive knowledge of our business community and industry.”
Nunasi is a 100% Inuit-owned development corporation. It is committed to investing and growing businesses that provide responsible returns to its shareholders. The shareholders for Nunasi Corporation represent the Inuit of all three regions in Nunavut.