Earl Barish

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Earl Barish (born 1943 in Thunder Bay) is a businessman from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. His family developed the Dickie Dee ice cream brand.

He was also behind the IBA (the International Basketball Association) team, the Winnipeg Cyclone.

In March 2006, he was appointed President and CEO of 4328796 Manitoba Ltd.[1]

This numbered company is the major shareholder in Salisbury House, a chain of 22 (at the time of Barish's nomination) restaurants in the Winnipeg area.

In June 2008 Barish was appointed the Chairman of the Board of B'nai Brith Canada.

Barish also serves on the Executive Committee of Maccabi Canada.[2]

See also[edit]

  • Alan Gould, From Winnipeg to the World, How sweet it is!, The story of Earl Barish, Dickie Dee, CAY and the IBA", 2000.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "CBC News". March 30, 2006. [dead link]
  2. ^ Maccabi website