The Canadian Security Association (CANASA) announced its new executive director, association executive and publishing veteran J. David Ritter.

“David comes to us with more than 30 years’ experience in business-to-business and business-to-consumer professional services,” said Richard McMullen, president, CANASA. “He has most recently served as president and CEO of the Canadian Jewellers Association, vice-president of Canada Law Book Inc., executive vice-president of CLB Media Inc., and president of Gadikin International.”

Ritter will assume leadership on February 13, 2017.