The Minister of Labour, Senator the Honourable Dion A. Foulkes has announced that veteran businessman, Mr. Aaron Brice, Owner of Epic Battery & Tire Limited, a member of The Bahamas China Friendship Association and former board member of The Bahamas Chamber of Commerce and Employers Confederation will serve as the new Chairman of The Bahamas Bureau of Standards and Quality Board (BBSQ). Minister Foulkes’ announcement comes as he bids farewell to past council members while welcoming new council members. The Labour Minister announced that other board members will include Mr. Huel Robins who will serve as Vice Chairman; Ms. Pearl McMillan; Ms. Synida Dorsett; Mr. Christian Knowles; Mr. Jason Hanna; Ms. Denise Usher along with a representative from the Ministry of Agriculture and Marine Resources and the Director of The Bahamas Bureau of Standards and Quality Board, Dr. Renae Bufford.
“The new board members of The Bahamas Bureau of Standards and Quality comprises seasoned and knowledgeable businesspersons who have a wealth of experience and are ready to apply their years of experience. I am confident that they will significantly raise the standards of metrology in The Bahamas,” commented Minister Foulkes. Minister Foulkes thanked outgoing board members Ms. Pauline Curry; Mr. Edison Sumner; Mr. Craig Delancy; Mrs. Patricia Minnis and Dr. E.J. Bowe for their contributions over the years.