Whitby Chamber of Commerce Welcomes New CEO

WHITBY (June 5, 2023)
– The Whitby Chamber of Commerce (WCC) is proud to introduce its new Chief Executive Officer, Susanne Gagnon. Susanne has been with the WCC for over a year and a half in the role of Manager, Events & Communications and brings over 25 years of experience to her new role as CEO.

“Susanne comes with experience in membership-driven organizations, like the Canadian German Chamber of Commerce,” said Whitby Chamber Board President Andrew Scuse, “and I have no doubt she will thrive in her new position. Her passion for developing a strong membership experience will bring great value to all of our members.”

An entrepreneur in her own right, Susanne ran her own successful events agency for over a decade before joining the chamber. “I am proud to be part of the WCC team and I excited for the opportunity to serve as the CEO,” said Susanne. “ I feel very lucky to have worked with Natalie and the team for over a year and feel confident we can continue to make the WCC the gold standard for chambers in Ontario.”

The Whitby Chamber of Commerce is celebrating 95 years in 2023 and looks forward to an exciting future led by Susanne Gagnon. Please feel free to reach out to her at susanne@whitbychamber.org.

Established in 1928, The Whitby Chamber of Commerce (WCC) is a not-for-profit business organization that inspires economic opportunities for our members.  Our tagline ‘Because Your Success is Everything’ demonstrates our commitment to engage the business community through advocacy, networking and mentorship.  We create connections and foster a thriving business community, proudly serving the needs of our membership. Come experience how we establish solid relationships, develop business leads, or simply unwind after hours.

For more information please contact:

Joshua Dawson
Marketing and Communications Manager
Whitby Chamber of Commerce