Members named to Chaleur Regional Service Commission's economic development committee

The Chaleur Regional Service Commission's new regional economic development agency is now up and running.

Commission chair Jean-Guy Grant tells the Northern Light the committee aims to help entrepreneurs and businesses access resources and information all in the same place.

Belledune Mayor Joe Noel will chair the committee which includes elected officials, people from local economic and government agencies like the CBDC and Opportunities NB, as well as entrepreneurs and representatives from the local chamber of commerce.

Other committee members include:

  • Denis Roy - executive director of CBDC;
  • Kim Chamberlain - Bathurst councillor and director of the Hive;
  • Linda Chamberlain - Petit-Rocher councillor;
  • Roger Guitard - Pointe-Verte councillor;
  • Michael Petrovici - entrepreneur;
  • Bernard Cormier - Opportunities NB;
  • Jeff Christie - executive director of the Chaleur Chamber of Commerce.

(with files from the Northern Light)