Joe Shannon Receives Order of Canada

During a ceremony held in the nation’s capitol today, CBU friend, supporter and name sake of the Shannon School of Business, Joseph P. Shannon was invested into the Order of Canada.

Mr. Shannon is being recognized for his contributions as a business leader along with his community engagement and support of numerous organizations.  Shannon serves on a number of boards including chairing CBU’s Shannon School of Business Advisory Board and owns several businesses including Seaboard Transport Group and Shannex Incorporated.

Congratulations Mr. Shannon from your friends at Cape Breton University.

Joe Shannon and Advisory Board

Joe Shannon is joined by his family during the opening of CBU’s Shannon School of Business September, 2012. (l-r) Jason, Bruce, Joe, wife Ruth, Joel, Jennifer and Mark Shannon