WindsorEssex Economic Development Corporation Announces Incoming Chairperson, Martin Komsa

Friday, June 19, 2015

Economic Development Corp. Media Release


Windsor-Essex County, Ontario - Friday, June 19, 2015 – The WindsorEssex Economic Development Corporation held its 2014 Annual General Meeting today at the Fogolar Furlan Club in Windsor, Ontario.   Over 140 people attended representing stakeholders, government officials, and business leaders from the Windsor-Essex region.

Shelley Fellows, Board Chairperson for the WindsorEssex Economic Development Corporation submitted the 2014 Annual Report stating, “With the support of an outstanding board and award winning staff we have delivered on our commitment to our region by aiming high – unprecedented heights, actually.  As the outgoing Chairperson I want to thank each of our current and past directors for their contribution and acknowledge the hard work by our exceptional team of economic development professionals, led by our dedicated CEO.”

Sandra Pupatello, Chief Executive Officer of the WindsorEssex Economic Development Corporation added, “We are delighted to welcome to the Board current and new board members.  Their willingness to participate on the Ec. Dev. Board and share their leadership and business knowledge demonstrates their ongoing support of the Economic Development Corporation and their commitment to the Windsor-Essex region.”


MEDIA Contact:
WindsorEssex Economic Development Corp.
Lana Drouillard, Director, Marketing & Communications
519 259-9600

The 2014-15 WindsorEssex Economic Board of Directors

Shelley Fellows, Radix 
Marty Komsa, Windsor Family Credit Union
Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens, Director
Essex County Warden Tom Bain, Director
Lindsay Boyd , Union Gas
Peter Quiring, NatureFresh Farms
Roy Verstraete, Anchor Danley
Nicole Sleiman, University of Windsor
Joseph Byrne, Hickey Byrne law Firm
Kay Douglas, DMG
William Thomas, Thomas Canning

New Board of Director Appointments as of June 19, 2015
Peter Roth, Partner Roth Mosey
Terry Rafih, Chairman and CEO Rafih Auto Group