2013 Speaker's list
Susan Holt is the President and CEO of the New Brunswick Business Council, a unique non-partisan group of business leaders who have demonstrated a commitment to New Brunswick's economic growth and community development. Through the Council, Susan works closely with various leaders in the private sector and public service to support strong dialogue, information sharing, and evidence-based policy development. She recently returned to New Brunswick after more than a decade of working around the world, from Toronto and Ottawa to Australia and India. After completing degrees in Chemistry and Economics at Queen's University, she has worked for some of the world's most successful firms - Xerox, Manpower, HP, Cognos/IBM and most recently Research In Motion, in sales, HR and management roles. Susan is passionate about citizen engagement in public policy debate and development, and is a proud 21inc alumni and board member.