MADC names Chamber President as interim leader

Posted: Nov 04 2019
Minot, N.D. – The Minot Area Development Corporation (MADC) has an interim President/CEO, as the Minot Area Chamber ofJohn MacMartin Headshot Commerce’s President John MacMartin will handle the reins on a temporary basis. The MADC and Chamber Boards recently approved the interim position, with the contract being signed today. Leadership from the two organizations agreed that MacMartin is a good fit for both entities and for the Minot region.

“Having a strong, well-knowledgeable interim leader will allow for a seamless transition, as the Minot Area Development Corporation executes a full job search starting in late 2019, early 2020,” said MADC Board Chair, Brekka Kramer.

“John will continue to serve the hundreds of Chamber businesses well, as he takes on this brief role as interim president for economic development in the region,” said Chamber Board Chair, Tom Rafferty.

The two entities have long been champions of existing and new businesses, as well as advocates for a great community and region.