President and CEO Appointment – WDI
April 1, 2022
The Town of Wasaga Beach, in partnership with Geosands Inc., and its subsidiaries (the Utility) is pleased to announce that Brandon Weiss has been appointed as President and Chief Executive Officer (“CEO”) effective May 2nd, 2022. Weiss has been with the Utility since 2010, most recently serving as the Vice President of Finance and Regulatory for the Utility. Weiss is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) with more than 15 years of experience in financial management, regulatory compliance, and risk management.
In his new role, Weiss will be responsible for the overall operations of Wasaga Distribution Inc. and Wasaga Resource Services Inc., ensuring safe, environmentally sound, and efficient practices are in place in compliance with all the applicable regulatory, legislation, and governing entities.
Weiss was selected following a rigorous recruitment and interview process involving the Town of Wasaga Beach, and members of the board of directors.
President and CEO, David Stavinga will continue to lead the organization while working with Mr. Weiss to help him transition to his new role. “It’s been an honour to lead the Utility,” says Stavinga. “It’s a great organization and Brandon, with his experience in the industry, and with the company will be what the Utility needs to move this company forward. I look forward to continuing working with Brandon during his transition.”
Geosands Inc. is 100% owned by the Town of Wasaga Beach and operates Wasaga Distribution Inc. as the regulated entity and Wasaga Resource Services Inc. as the nonregulated entity. The Utility serves more than 14,500 customers covering 58 square kilometres in the Town of Wasaga Beach.