George Gilvesy was recently appoint Chair of Ontario Greenhouse Vegetable Growers (OGVG) after being the General Manager since 2009. George started work on the family farm in Tillsonburg after graduating from the Ivey School of Business at UWO in 1979. His work off the farm includes 18 years with the Tobacco Board, with four years as Chair and ten years as an executive member. He also served as Vice Chair to Agricorp in the late 90s. Through his work with OGVG, George is active with the Ontario Fruit & Vegetable Growers’ Association (OFVGA) and Canadian Horticultural Council (CHC). He is still active in the family business today.