GSDC Board

GSDC Board

The Greater Sudbury Development Corporation (GSDC) is the economic development arm of the City of Greater Sudbury. Consisting of an 18-member board of directors and supported by City staff, the GSDC acts as a catalyst for economic development initiatives and supports the attraction, development and retention of business in the community. 

 

GSDC Board of Directors


Executive Committee 


Board Chair
Andrée Lacroix, Partner, Lacroix Lawyers/Avocats

1st Vice Chair
Peter Nykilchuk, General Manager , Hampton Inn by Hilton and Homewood Suites by Hilton

2nd Vice Chair
Yonaniko Grenon, Senior Communications Specialist, Glencore Sudbury Integrated Nickel Operations

Community Economic Development (CED) Chair
Brent Battistelli, President , Battistelli’s Independent Grocer

Past Chair and Member-at-Large
Brian Valliancourt, Vice-President – Business Development, Collège Boréal

Secretary/Treasurer
Meredith Armstrong, Interim Director, Economic Development, City of Greater Sudbury


GSDC Board Members


Brian Bigger
Mayor 
City of Greater Sudbury

Daran Moxam 
Portfolio Manager and Partner with Moxam Cassio Wealth Management and 
Director of Wealth Management at ScotiaMcLeod  

David Paquette 
President 
Paquette Management Services

Erin Danyliw 
General Manager
Copy Copy Printing

Fern Cormier
Ward 10 Municipal Councillor
City of Greater Sudbury

Jeff Portelance
Capital Sales Manager
Marcotte Mining Machinery Services

Joanne Gervais 
Directrice générale 
ACFO du grand Sudbury

Lisa Demmer
Marketing and Relationships Manger
Rock-Tech

Marett McCulloch 
Sales/Marketing Manager 
CTV Sudbury, Sault Ste. Marie and North Bay

Mark Signoretti 
Ward 1 Municipal Councillor
City of Greater Sudbury

Mike Ladyk
Partner
3rdLine Studios

Robert Kirwan
Ward 5 Municipal Councillor
City of Greater Sudbury