Clint is Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for London Drugs Limited. London Drugs is one of the largest chain drug stores in North America by volume, and part of one of Canada’s oldest family retailing companies, the HY Louie Company Limited founded in 1903.
Responsible for London Drugs’ award-winning and progressive sustainability initiatives, Clint has been asked to speak throughout North America on leading sustainability practices in retail. He contributes his time to the Recycling Council of BC as immediate past chairman of the board of directors. He is also a board member for the national Electronic Product Recycling Association, past board member of the Ontario Electronic Stewardship organization, a past member of Retail Council of Canada National Environmental Affairs Advisory Committee and their current Retail Advisory Committee for BC. Clint also sits on the Advisory Committee for the University of Alberta’s School of Retailing. He also speaks to the University of Victoria MBA classes on Community Building and Ethics in business.
Under Clint’s leadership, London Drugs’ waste reduction and collaborative efforts with industry and community partners have been recognized by the Recycling Council of BC, Recycling Council of Alberta, Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council, the Rechargeable Batteries Recycling Corporation, the Orbis Certificate of Merit for Environmental Responsibility, the Phillips PEAK Award, the national EnergyStart program and BC Hydro PowerSmart awards.
London Drugs’ “What’s the Green Deal?” and “Bring Back the Pack” programs are recognized as examples of London Drugs’ unique approach to environmental stewardship.
London Drugs was ranked as the number one most loved brand in BC for 2013, and the most trusted brand for 2013 and 2014, beating out many international brands and very large corporations.