GaryBoard member since 2013

Gary Foerster is president and co-founder of Sportswood Printing, a company supplying high-quality commercial, digital and wide-format print services to large and medium-sized companies and institutions across Ontario.

A proud St. Paul’s alumnus, Gary worked for Thomson Newspapers before pursuing his love of horse racing by joining The Canadian Sportsman magazine as editor in 1977. He later became a partner and publisher of the trade publication and was deeply involved in the racing industry for more than 35 years. In 1989 he helped create Sportswood Printing and remains active in the management and growth of the company.

Gary and his wife Val are long-time residents of Tillsonburg and have two grown children, Andrew and Elise. Gary is a member of Board of Directors for the Tillsonburg District Memorial Hospital and is also a past chair, current board member and volunteer for the Tillsonburg Helping Hand Food Bank.