Weston Thor Raske was born in Calgary, Alberta, and moved to St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador at the age of two, where he has lived ever since.
Weston graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce Honours (Co-operative) degree from Memorial University of Newfoundland in 1992 and went on to earn his Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation in 1995. For the first half of his career, Weston worked in public accounting with firms such as Ernst and Young and Grant Thornton. Since 2011, he has been employed as a senior manager in finance and accounting with Vision33 Canada Inc., a private company with a global reach in delivering information technology solutions for both private and public organizations.
In 1994, Weston married the love of his life, Judy, with whom he has raised two children. Weston has wide and varied interests with a love of the outdoors, various sports, watch collecting, and vintage automobiles – such as his beloved 1965 Mustang coupe. You might also catch Weston cruising around town on his Suzuki Boulevard motorcycle.
And yes. His middle name is actually Thor.