Richard Hardy

@ Pentlatch Seafoods

Richard Hardy is a member of the K’omoks First Nation and the general manager of their aquaculture company “Pentlatch Seafoods LP”.  Richard is currently the President of the Comox Valley Economic Development Society (CVEDS) and has been a volunteer board member since June 2010. Before being involved with CVEDS, Richard was a volunteer board member for the British Columbia Shellfish Growers Association from October 2007 – February 2010.

Below are some of the achievements that Richard has assisted Pentlatch Seafoods and K’omoks First Nation in acquiring:

  • 2012 Recipient of National Aboriginal Achievement Award-for Resource Management and Environmental Stewardship
  • 2012 Recipient of BC Business Achievement Foundation-Aboriginal Community Owned Business of the Year
  • 2008 Recipient of MISTIC Science and Innovation Award- Shellfish Aquaculture
  • 2007 Recipient of British Columbia Shellfish Grower’s Business of the Year.
  • 2005 Town of Comox Community Service Award