Sandwich Chamber Names New Director
By: James Kinsella, February 25, 2014
The Sandwich Chamber of Commerce has appointed Jay Pateakos its new executive director.
Mr. Pateakos, who lives in Marion, most recently worked as vice president of business development at the Fall River Chamber of Commerce. He is scheduled to start work at the Sandwich chamber on March 17.
Prior to the Fall River chamber, Mr. Pateakos spent six years as staff reporter for the Herald News of Fall River, where he covered business, education, town government, crime and education.
He also has served on a number of town and regional boards.
Debra Davies, chairman of the Sandwich chamber board, said Mr. Pateakos was chosen from more than 70 candidates that expressed interest in the position.
“Considering all of his experience and enthusiasm, we look forward to working with Jay to grow the organization and support our member businesses,” Ms. Davies said.