The Kennedy Group
• Jim Kennedy and his wife Lori started the Kennedy Group in 1984. • The Kennedy Group includes Louisbourg Seafoods, Ka’Le Bay Seafoods, Northsyde Processing, J.K. Marine Services Ltd. and Canso Seafoods Ltd., a fleet of fishing vessels, upwards of 500 employees, and their Mira Bay brand of seafood products. • The company also does research and development on waste streams from the plant to recover the value-added products that come out of the line. • They have a seaweed project underway to enhance agriculture growth and have valueadded products coming on with the high-pressure machine for meat extraction from lobster and shellfish. • The company has also done a China marketing project with chefs. • The Kennedy Group is a member of the World Ocean Council.