Niagara Falls Board of Directors Ballot

Official Ballot - Niagara Falls Board of Directors 2021

Please vote for your Board of DIrectors.
  • OFFICIAL BALLOT Chamber of Commerce Niagara Falls, Canada Board of DirectorsThe following individuals, all members in good standing with the Chamber of Commerce Niagara Falls, Canada, have been duly nominated, and have agreed to stand for nomination. Three, (3) year terms; one (2) two year and one (1) year term are available. Please select 4 names and return to the Chamber of Commerce Niagara Falls, Canada no later than 4:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 1st, 2021. (* indicates a current Director seeking re-election)
  • Bios
  • * James Arnold, Associate Consultant, IG Wealth Management.: James is a well-known and well respected Financial Advisor in Niagara Falls. Currently serving as the Chair of the Chamber of Commerce Niagara Falls, Canada, James has been a long-time supporter of the organization. He first sat on the Board in 2002 until 2010. In 2007 he served as Chair. With a wealth of information and experience James has been a critical member of the Chamber team. He is also a committed Rotarian, having served as the President form 2007-2008.
  • Andy Burt, President, Jadon Outdoors and Blackburn Brewhouse: Andy is a lifelong resident of Niagara Falls. He is the President of two local companies. Jadon Outdoors is a commercial and residential outdoor furniture manufacturer and designer. Blackburn Brewhouse is a full scale brewery, co-packing facility, event space and restaurant. Andy looks forward to bringing his expertise, creativeness and professionalism to the Board.
  • * Mike Cressman, Owner, Cressman Agency: Mike has worked in the Media Advertising world for his entire adult career. He started as a sales rep with the local radio station; from there Mike worked with the largest weekly newspaper in North America. After that stop he moved to a group of longstanding local daily newspapers, which led him to his last stop prior to CA4, the largest Auto Classified site in the world.  At each stop Mike was lucky enough to work with and learn from many wildly talented advertising people.  Mike was even part of probably the last group of Publishers in the Canadian Newspaper landscape. Mike has been an active member of the Niagara Falls Chamber, having served on a number of committees.
  • Kevin Jacobi, Executive Director & Co-owner CanadaBW Logistics: Kevin is the Executive Director and one of the Owners of CanadaBW Logistics in Niagara Falls. He also owns 6 Squared Studios. He is currently on the Board of Directors for the Welland/Pelham Chamber, World Trade Centre Buffalo/Niagara, The Niagara Industrial Association, Niagara College's Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre (WAMIC) and ITGO. He is proud to be part of our community and enjoys being a part of a team he feels makes a positive difference to our businesses.
  • Nicholas Tibollo, Managing Editor, The Niagara Independent: A long-time contributor to The Niagara Independent, Nicholas Tibollo took over the day-to-day operations of the local online news and commentary site earlier this year. As managing editor, Nicholas supervises a team of about a dozen regular writers: coordinating deadlines, discussing story ideas, and editing content. He also frequently provides local news coverage and liaisons with the wider community, helping The Niagara Independent expand its reach and mature its brand. Nicholas is currently in the final stage of his MA in Law and Legal Studies at Carleton University. He holds a BA in anthropology and classics from the University of Western Ontario, as well as a graduate certificate in public relations from Fanshawe College.
Greater Fort Erie Chamber of Commerce

660 Garrison Rd, Unit 6Fort Erie ON L2A 6E2

Monday to Friday: 8:30am–4:30pm Last Friday each month: closed at noon

Niagara Falls Chamber of Commerce

4056 Dorchester RdNiagara Falls On L2E 6M9

Monday to Friday: 8:30am–4:30pm Last Friday each month: closed at noon

Port Colborne-Wainfleet Chamber of Commerce

296 Fielden Ave.Port Colborne ON L3K 3K1

Monday to Friday: 8:30am–4:30pm Last Friday each month: closed at noon

Welland/Pelham Chamber of Commerce

32 East Main StWelland ON L3B 3W3

Monday to Friday: 8:30am–4:30pm Last Friday each month: closed at noon