Board of Directors

The Cape Breton Regional Chamber of Commerce is led by a volunteer Board of Directors, nominated from within the Chamber membership. Our board is made up of local business people that offer a wealth of knowledge from a diverse set of professional backgrounds and provide the Chamber with support in our advocacy efforts.

PURPOSE

Our Chamber: 

-Is a catalyst for business growth by listening to and advocating for our members’ needs

-Creates a stronger business community through collaboration, networking, advocacy and education

-Cultivates positivity by changing the conversations about business in the CBRM

-Challenges the status quo and encourages innovation amongst our membership

 

MISSION

To empower private businesses to thrive in the CBRM. 

 

VISION

For every business within the CBRM to be a valued member of our Chamber and to work together to build a thriving, confident community where business needs to be. 

 

VALUES

-We always act in the best interest of our members.

-We are unwavering in our commitment to supporting business growth.

-We embrace change and welcome proactive ideas that nurture our economic future.

-We demonstrate non-partisan, objective leadership.

-We know collaboration is integral to our future and create forums for our business community to connect.

Michelle Wilson

Michelle Wilson

 

Sydney Downtown Development Association (Chair)

Ian Parker

Ian Parker

 

LaFosse MacLeod Law Offices (Past Chair)

Darren Chaisson

Darren Chiasson

 

MNP LLP (Treasurer)

Todd Mercer

Todd Mercer

 

Mercer Fuels Ltd.

Glenn Turner (1)

Glenn Turner

 

Nova Scotia Community College – Marconi Campus

Craig Boudreau

Craig Boudreau

 

J. Francis Investments (Vice-Chair)

John_MacNeil (1)

John MacNeil

 

Grant Thornton (Past Chair)

Cindy MacDonald

Cindy MacDonald

 

CMAC Consulting

Peter Kerr

Dr. Peter Kerr

 

Cape Breton University

Sean MacDonald

Sean MacDonald

 

Portside Law