Our Team

Jon D.F. Stanfield

Chairman, President & CEO - Stanfield's Ltd.

Jon is the current President & CEO of Stanfield's Ltd. and Chairs the Board of Directors.

Before being named Chairman, President & CEO in 2018, Jon held various positions at the company throughout his career. These include President Stanfield's Canada, President Stanfield's North America, Chairman & Vice President Performance Apparel Corp and Chairman & Vice President Longworth Industries.

Succeeding his father, F. Thomas Stanfield, at the helm of the business, Jon is the 5th generation of the Stanfield's family to lead the organization.

Jon earned his Bachelor of Commerce at Dalhousie University as well as numerous other program certifications & accreditations at prestigious institutions such as Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management and Western University's Ivy Business School.

Ryan J. Butcher

Vice President Finance & CFO - Stanfield's Ltd.

Ryan is the current CFO of Stanfield's Ltd and it’s US subsidiaries, which oversees all support functions. (Finance, IT and Human Resources).

After spending time at Grant Thornton LLP and Sobeys Inc., Ryan joined Stanfield's in 2017 and has since been promoted from Senior Director of Finance, to Vice President Finance to Chief Financial Officer.

Ryan holds numerous distinctions and accreditations including his CPA, CA and CBV. He completed his Bachelor of Business Administration, Accounting at St. Francis Xavier University here in Nova Scotia.

G. Allan Henley

Vice President Operations

Al is the current Vice President of Operations at our factory in Truro, NS and has been with the company for nearly 25 years.

Since joining the company in 1997, Al has moved from a Marketing/Manufacturing Coordinator role, to the position of Director of Manufacturing Services before being named Vice President of Operations in 2020.

Al has earned his Bachelor of Commerce at St. Mary's University and his MBA at UNB.

Rob Newcombe

Vice President Business Development & Marketing

Rob is the current Vice President of Sales & Marketing at our factory in Truro, NS and has been with the company since early 2020.

Before joining the company, Rob held numerous high-level positions at companies such as Electrolux Home Care Products North America, Leggett & Plat, Vermont Castings, and the Whirlpool Corporation. He has been successful in helping reach sales and revenue goals from small independent businesses to some of North America’s largest retailers.

Rob has earned his Bachelor of Commerce from Dalhousie University and is a native of Dartmouth, NS.