Manager of Real Estate, Kal Tire
Mr. John Blunt was born and raised in Nelson, BC. In 1959, he joined Finning Canada and became a journeyman serviceman working in Nelson and Nakusp. He moved to sales in Kamloops and Prince George before becoming manager of operations in Houston. He served as Sales Manager, Manager and Area Manager in Prince George before joining Kal Tire in 1992 as Manager of Real Estate assisting with growth as far east as Ontario. He has also been involved in a number of development projects including subdivisions, condominiums and land development.
Mr. Blunt has an extensive history of community service. He served on the Health Board in Houston, spearheaded construction of the Houston curling rink, and served a total of 8 years on the College of New Caledonia Board in Prince George, the last 3 as Chairman. He is currently a board member of the O’Keefe Ranch in Vernon and serves on a Board at the Vernon Airport. He and his wife of 48 years have two sons and five grandchildren