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Business Development Officer

THE TOWN OF PRINCETON WELCOMES GARY SCHATZ

With over 25 years of hands on experience Gary an accomplished entrepreneur has been on the leading edge of new business ventures from the outset.  With a knack for finding niche businesses he has started and successfully grown a number of companies.  Gary has now expanded into the manufacturing and wholesale market and developed, patented and trademarked several retail products that are now available across Canada.

In 2012 Gary took his experience and passion for Business and became a Business Consultant with the Municipality of Chatham-Kent in Ontario and the Economic Development department.  While in Chatham Gary provided business advice, guidance and consulting services to hundreds of entrepreneurs helping them achieve business growth and success.  Gary has extensive experience in developing business and marketing plans.  Some of Gary’s skills include business growth and expansion either through traditional print media, e-commerce, web design and search engine marketing.

In 2016 Gary completed his Masters Certificate in Marketing and Communications Leadership from York University in Toronto.  Gary continued his education taking numerous online courses through the University of Calgary and also through the Economic Developers Association of Canada in International and Canadian Economic Development.

With a firm belief in life long learning, Gary incorporates his education and work experience into working with new and existing business owners to help them to succeed.

To contact Gary please call Town Hall at 250-295-3135 or email businessdevelopment@princeton.ca