The Economic Development Services team is here to help you grow your business investment every step of the way. From initial contact to opening day, our advisors offer ongoing support, access to important resources, and a friendly sounding board.

Address: 315 King Street West, Chatham ON N7M 5K8
Phone: 519-351-7700
Toll Free: 1-866-542-5994
Fax: 519-351-5994

Economic Development Services Department

John Norton
General Manager, Community Development
Municipality of Chatham-Kent
Phone: 519-351-7700
Cell: 519-350-3826

Stuart McFadden
Acting Director Economic Development Services
Phone: 519-351-7700 x2034
Cell: 519-784-3502

Darlene De Beck
Administrative Assistant
Phone: 519-351-7700 x2038


Taylor Hughes
Business Development Analyst
Phone: 519-351-7700 x2031


Investment Services

Business Retention and Expansion Services

Small Business Centre Services

Suzanne Brown
Investment Specialist
Phone: 519-351-7700 x2042

Geoff Wright
Economic Development Officer
Phone: 519-351-7700 x2033
Cell: 519-355-7276

Kim Cooper
Economic Development Officer
Phone: 519-351-7700 x2030
Cell: 519-350-1558

Rosemarie Montgomery
Business Consultant
Phone: 519-351-7700 x2044
Cell: 519-350-1674

Spencer Pray
Business Consultant
Phone: 519-351-7700 x2035
Cell: 519-350-5063


Media Contact


Andrew Tompsett
Marketing and Communications Officer
Phone: 519-351-7700 x2039
Cell: 226-229-0133