Brian Warr, Baie Verte – Green Bay
Brian Warr has a proven business background and lengthy record as a community leader in his home of Springdale. A graduate of Grant Collegiate, Brian began post-secondary studies at Memorial University in preparation for his ultimate goal of Police Studies at Holland College. A distinguished career followed with the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary until his return to Springdale, in 1987, to manage George Warr Ltd., the family business. Brian has served as Deputy Mayor of Springdale from 1990-1994 and a term as president with the Springdale and Area Chamber of Commerce. Brian’s business and volunteer services have expanded and include 11 years as Chairman of the Board of the Canadian Retail Hardware Association and as a board member, and later chairman, of the Atlantic Building Supply Dealers’ Association from 2007 to 2015. The Newfoundland and Labrador Business Hall of Fame welcomed the Warr family as an inductee at the 100th anniversary celebrations in 2008. It has been a storied and varied path through the community, business and political spectrum for Brian, his family, and their supporters.