Stewart oversees all surface transportation across North America. He was promoted to this role in 2015, following one year as transportation and supply chain manager where he supervised transportation, warehouse, QC and manufacturing in our Calgary, Alberta facility. Prior to joining Oppy, Stewart led a team focused on temperature-controlled transportation of perishables at C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc., Calgary.
Stewart has developed Oppy’s third-party logistics business via the evolution of Oppy Transport and consistently refines processes and systems within the transportation department.
Representing Oppy on a number of the Canadian Produce Marketing Association’s working groups, Stewart currently sits on the Canadian Government Issue Management committee and the convention committee and previously sat on its marketing and education committees. He is also the past president of the Calgary Produce Marketing Association’s board of directors. More recently Stewart joined the United Fresh Supply Chain Counsel and was honored among Produce Business Magazine's 40 Under 40 in 2019.
Stewart holds a diploma in marketing from Okanagan College and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of British Columbia Okanagan with a major in marketing and a minor in international business.