Foremost Income Fund

Foremost Income Fund

September 24, 2015 19:17 ET

Foremost Income Fund Announces Executive Leadership Team

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Sept. 24, 2015) - Foremost Income Fund ("Foremost" or the "Fund") announces executive leadership team.

Foremost's Board of Trustees is pleased to announce an impending leadership change to become effective January 1, 2016. Kevin Johnson, currently serving as VP, Mobile Equipment, will be promoted to the role of President, replacing outgoing Interim CEO, Bevan May who will be resuming his sole role of Chairman of the Board. Further, the board also announces the promotion of Mike McCarthy to the role of Sr. VP Operations, also to be effective January 1, 2016.

Kevin Johnson joined Foremost in 2012 as a General Manager for the Mobile Equipment operation based in Calgary. Kevin holds a Mechanical Engineering degree from the University of Alberta and also holds an MBA from Queens School of Business. Prior to joining Foremost, Kevin held progressively responsible roles at Canada Bread, Afexa Life Sciences, and Imperial Rubber.

Mike McCarthy joined Foremost in July 2014 as VP Technical Services and Strategic Business Development after serving in a leadership role at URS Flint and a prior General Manager role at Foremost's Calgary South operating location. Mike holds a Mechanical Engineering degree from the University of Calgary.

On behalf of the Trustees Foremost Income Fund

Bevan May, Interim President/CEO and Trustee


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