A highlight of his education background includes studying with the University of Waterloo Economic Development Program.

Geoff has worked as part of the Chatham-Kent Economic Development team for over 16 years and has an outstanding depth of knowledge regarding local manufacturers, businesses large and small, the operations and value of downtown cores, and ways to maximize returns on investments in locations such as industrial business parks.

As a leader in the Chatham-Kent community, Geoff has established strong business relationships with most, if not all, influencers and innovators across the region. As part of his background working with the Government of Alberta, Geoff has a keen sense for the ways in which political systems can help shape business development and expansion in the community. As such, he is frequently called upon to provide invaluable insight into new business opportunities.

You can contact Geoff by calling him at 519-351-7700, via email at GEOFFW@chatham-kent.ca, and also follow him on Twitter at @Made_inCK.