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Tourism Nova Scotia Welcomes Two New Board Members

Two new members have been appointed to Tourism Nova Scotia’s board of directors, effective June 19, 2020.

Ian McKinnon is a seasoned entrepreneur with 30 years of experience, primarily in the arts sector. He is the President and Owner of GroundSwell Music, a Halifax-based music artist management, recording and event production company. An internationally recognized musician, composer and recording artist, he is also a founding member of Rawlins Cross, one of Canada’s most accomplished and beloved Celtic music groups.

Miles Sweeney has over 40 years of experience as a chartered professional accountant and a small business owner. Since 1996, he has served as Founder and President of Miles T. Sweeney Limited, providing strategic business and accounting services to individuals, small and medium-sized enterprises, and non-profit organizations.

Mr. McKinnon will sit on the Governance Committee and Mr. Sweeney will join the Audit & Risk Committee.

Tourism Nova Scotia’s skills-based board is made up of 10 business leaders from across Nova Scotia. Individuals interested in serving can apply here. Directors are appointed to the board through a nomination process.