Jan 4, 2019

Stephen Simms – Chief Executive Officer for Fraserway RV

By PFM Search

PFM is excited to announce the recruitment of Stephen Simms as the new CEO of Fraserway RV.

Founded in 1969, Fraserway RV has grown from a small, local business to become Canada’s largest and only national RV dealership network with over 650 full-time team members and an additional 300-400 employees in the summer months. The organization is also the largest and only Canadian-owned RV rental company in Canada with 13 locations coast-to-coast, famous worldwide for uncompromising quality of service.

Stephen Simms has moved from Calgary, Alberta to the Abbotsford area to lead Fraserway RV. He brings over 20 years of executive leadership experience with fortune 50 companies and a diverse business background in accounting, operations, merchandising, loss prevention, and human resources. Graduating from the Memorial University business school, as well as completing ongoing professional development courses including Advanced Business Training though Harvard University and the Global Leadership Institute, Stephen is a business strategist and a trusted advisor for the companies he works for. He spent the bulk of his career with Walmart, where for 10 years he oversaw the Pharmacy and Optical Retail Operations for Walmart Western Canada. Most recently Stephen was a senior executive with STARS Air Ambulance. Outside of the office, Stephen loves spending time with his three children. His family is active in a variety of sports and Stephen is involved coaching.