Jennie Dobbs – Owner

Morris East was created by Jennie Dobbs. After six years of working in the Finance sector in the UK, Jennie decided to return to her hometown of Halifax to fulfill her dream of opening a restaurant. Since opening Morris East restaurant, Jennie has been nominated three times for the RBC Canadian Woman Entrepreneur Award in 2010, 2011 and 2012, and is a 2012 finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award. She is currently is a past Board Member for the Downtown Halifax Business Commission and the Restaurant Association of Nova Scotia.