Neil Farmer Director Neil is the Vice President of Operations at A & W Food Services of Canada, the second largest quick service hamburger chain in Canada. Neil began his career at A & W while in high school and over the past 40 plus years has worked in various roles and cities before settling in Vernon, B.C. in 1998. Neil has worked in marketing analysis and operating system creation prior to assuming his current role where he leads a team of 50 people providing operations support to 900+ restaurants across Canada. Since 2014, Neil has served on the business advisory board at The Centre for Services Leadership, a part of the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University.