Joseph Longo is the General Counsel & Vice President, Real Estate, at Longo Brothers Fruit Markets Inc. where he is responsible for assisting Longo to navigate the increasingly complex regulatory environment and for the development of the organization’s long-term real estate plan. Joseph also acts as the Chair of Longo’s Executive Steering Committee. Joseph obtained his Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Miami, his Bachelor of Laws from the University of Ottawa and is a member of the Law Society of Ontario. He also has an Alternative Dispute Resolution Certificate from the University of Ottawa, a Family Shift Certification from The Ivey Business School at Western University and will be receiving his Master Coaching Certification in March 2019. Prior to joining Longo’s, Joseph was a partner at a Toronto law firm where he acted as the Chair of multiple practice groups and the relationship manager to various institutional clients. Joseph was appointed to Stewardship Ontario’s board in 2018.