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Sam Bowman BSc.


Sam Bowman has 30 years of management experience in the seafood industry in North America, Europe and Asia in various roles including: CEO, President, Marketing Manager, Sales Manager, and Consultant.

His experience includes both shellfish and finfish aquaculture technology with an emphasis on strategic planning, marketing and business development. Sam is a seafood supply chain expert, a brand marketing specialist, and he has extensive experience in product development and value-added processing.

Sam is also a past president of the BC Shellfish Growers Association, a former Board member of the BC Salmon Farmers Association, and a former Board member of AquaNet, Canada's Network for Centres of Excellence for Aquaculture Research. He has worked in senior management positions for both start-ups and multinational companies, including the world's largest aquaculture company, Nutreco, and the world's largest salmon aquaculture producer, Marine Harvest.

Sam also has experience working with First Nations aquaculture. Sam Bowman was a finalist and presenter at the 2015 Fish 2.0 Sustainable Seafood Competition at Stanford University. He won a Forty-Under-Forty Achievement Award, selected as one of Vancouver's top 40 businessmen under the age of forty. Sam has also received recognition for his pioneering work in the seafood industry as an Entrepreneur of the Year finalist, and as a recipient of both a BC Export Award and Canada Export Award.


A: Sechelt, BC, Canada  P/F: +1 778-899-4518  E: sam@smartaqua.com.au