Robert G. Kearns is President and Founder of Kearns Insurance Corporation and Kearns Investment Corporation. Since his arrival in Canada in 1979, he has been continuously involved in Irish-Canadian business and cultural relations, making significant contributions to a number of Irish-Canadian organizations. These include his position as a member of the Board of the Ireland Fund of Canada from 1980-2004. He was Chairman of the Ireland Fund from 1989-1992, and a Director of the America Ireland Fund. He is a Founding Director of the Ireland Canada Chamber of Commerce and remains a member of the Chamber to this day. In 1997, he began work to establish Ireland Park Foundation as a volunteer board, which was formally incorporated in May of 2000. He has served as Chairman of the Board of Ireland Park Foundation since then. In December of 2016, he was the Canadian recipient of the Presidential Distinguished Service Award for the Irish Abroad.
Events Robert G. Kearns was involved in
Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 7:30 PM
The Festival’s opening night promises to be one of exhilarating and eye-opening entertainment as two of Ireland’s favourite writers take the stage.
Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 8:00 PM
John Boyne and Emma Donoghue have seen their literary works adapted for the screen. They talk to Richard Crouse about their experience and success.