Larry McIntosh

Larry McIntosh headshotLarry McIntosh resides in Manitoba, and has worked as the President and CEO of Peak of the Market since 1994. Under his leadership, the company had its 24 best sales years in their 76 year history.

From 1977 to 1993, Larry was with Dylex Ltd., a large Canadian retailer. He held several senior management positions including Vice President - Operations of the Bi-Way Division (1989 to 1991), and Vice-President of the Bi-Way and Drug World Divisions (1991 to 1993).

Prior to his board involvement at the Red Cross, Larry held many volunteer positions on boards across a variety of Canadian non-profit organizations. In 2007/2008 he was Chair of the Canadian Produce Marketing Association and in 2005/2006 was Chair of the Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce.  These positions are in addition to being a Director on several other notable organizations.

Recently, Larry sat on the Red Cross Provincial Advisory Committee and received the 2015 Canadian Red Cross Humanitarian of the Year award. Larry has also received a number of additional humanitarian awards including the Lieutenant Governor’s Award for “Outstanding Contribution to the Community,” in 2005, the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee medal in 2012 and the Gold Heart Humanitarian of the Year award in 2013.

Larry has received additional awards for his work in the agricultural business, community involvement and leadership.

Larry has been a keynote speaker at conferences across Canada and has been recognized as a champion of numerous charitable causes.