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Rick Edwards

Past-Chair and Ex Officio Board Member

Port Services Area Manager -

A native of Halifax, he has worked in the Marine Transportation Industry for over 25 years.

Rick holds the position of Area Manager with Atlantic Towing Limited based in the Halifax, N.S. Office. His current areas of responsibility include Sales, Marketing and Contracts. Rick has been with Atlantic Towing for 8 years.

He has served on a number of boards and community based organizations, including, formerly as Vice Chair of the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia; he currently serves as Vice Chair of the Halifax Shipping Association and is also currently a board member of the Mission to Seafarers in Halifax. 

Atlantic Towing Ltd. has been a strong supporter of The Maritimes Energy Association and Rick has carried that support along since joining the MEA Board in Jan. 2015.

Rick is a graduate of Saint Mary’s University, he lives in Halifax with his wife, son and daughter.