Headshot of Colin Carmichael, Executive Director of the Huron Chamber of CommerceThe Huron Chamber of Commerce (Goderich, North & Central Huron) is pleased to announce the appointment of Colin Carmichael as its new Executive Director, effective immediately. Colin brings a wealth of experience in strategic leadership, communications management, and community engagement, making him exceptionally well-suited to lead the organization into a new era of growth and innovation.

With a robust career that includes significant experience in private, public, and not-for-profit sectors, Colin has demonstrated a steadfast commitment to fostering business success and building collaborative partnerships. His experience as a local business owner and professional communicator, coupled with his political acumen will be instrumental in driving the Chamber’s mission to support and advocate for the local business community.

“Colin is exactly the leader the Huron Chamber of Commerce needs at this pivotal time,” said Jodi Snell, Chair of the Huron Chamber Board. “With his proven track record of leadership and his deep understanding of the challenges and opportunities facing our business community, we are confident Colin will bring innovative solutions and drive our Chamber to new heights. We are excited about the future of the Huron Chamber under his leadership.”

Colin expressed enthusiasm about the new role, stating, “I am excited to join the Huron Chamber of Commerce as Executive Director. The Chamber plays a vital role in growing the prosperity and vitality of our region, and I am committed to building on this foundation to enhance our support for local businesses. Together with the Board and our members I look forward to advancing initiatives that promote economic growth, business excellence, and community wellbeing.”

Colin holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Wilfrid Laurier University and a graduate certificate in Public Relations & Communication from Western University.