Neil Foshay, an esteemed former professor at St. Francis Xavier University, passed away at age 61. Neil was known for his business intelligence ability, and his sudden demise has left those who shared their moments with him heartbroken and shocked.
What happened to Neil Foshay?
Neil Foshay died on December 2, 2023, at 61. The cause and circumstances of his death have not yet been disclosed to the general public at the time of this publication; however, the news of his death was announced on the Facebook page. Heartfelt outpourings from his loved ones then followed the announcement. The details about the cause of his death will be informed once it is available.
Who was Neil Foshay?
Neil Foshay was born on April 21, 1962, in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, and later moved to Antigonish. Neil had a remarkable academic career. He attended Dr.J.H Gillis Regional High and later enrolled in the business school at St. Francis Xavier University from 1980 to 1984. From 1988 to 1990, he attended the University of British Columbia, earning his Master of Business Administration in Management Information Systems. From 2002 to 2007, he attended the University of Brad in the United Kingdom, where he got his Ph.D. in Business Administration and Management.
Neil Foshay career
Neil started his career as a consultant at Synerlogic from 1991 to 1993. From 1995 to 1998, he worked as a Director and Business System Analyst at Epsilon Data Management. From 1998 to 2000, he was a senior manager at IBM in Armonk, New York. From 2000 to 2001, Neil worked at Dialogo, where he showed his services as a Data Architect. From 2002 to 2011, he worked as an architect at Collabera. From 2001 to 2019, he served at St. Francis Xavier University and was appointed an Associate Professor.
Neil did not stop there; he further pursued his career, and from 2019 to 2020, he worked as a director of intelligence and analytics at Nova Scotia Power in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Neil got widespread recognition as a business intelligence and analytics strategy consultant and founder of JCTN Consulting. His expertise in data management enabled him to perform many roles on various project teams. Neil excelled in every field and was the mentor to many teammates.
Obituary and funeral
Obituary and funeral arrangements will be shared later by family members.