Nothing trivial about new parks commission appointment
By Review staff
NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE - Ed Werner, founding president of Horn Abbot Ltd., which introduced Trivial Pursuit, has been appointed to the board of the Niagara Parks Commission.A longtime
Parks commission Chairman Jim Williams welcomed Werner as a "great acquisition."
In addition to his role as vice-president of Horn Abbot, Werner is president of Brox Company Limited - a company that invests in the hospitality, agriculture and land-development industries.
He is a member of the Niagara Enterprise Hall of Fame and has lectured at
He joins other local residents Bob Gale, president of Gales Fuels and Lord Mayor Gary Burroughs on the Niagara Parks Commission.
"Ed Werner has exceptional business and marketing skills that will be an asset to the Niagara Parks Commission as it responds to the demands of an evolving marketplace," said Niagara Falls MPP Kim Craitor, who made the announcement this week.
"His involvement in land development coupled with heritage preservation will be useful knowledge for the commission."
Werner's was the fourth appointment .to the commission this year, as
The mayors of
By January, it would be possible to see a majority of the 12-member parks commission having less than a year of experience, Williams said.