Member Spotlight: Jonathan Paradis

Jonathan Paradis is Assistant Director, Old Saybrook Parks & Recreationjonaparadis

Who is your ideal customer?
Anyone looking for something positive to do for themselves, their family, or their community.

What are your primary responsibilities?
Plan, develop and implement quality recreation and leisure programs for the town of Old Saybrook, marketing programs and the Department, developing community relationships

What do you love about your job?
being able to meet and provide services to our community and in my industry of recreation and leisure services, to be able to provide the town I live in is a great bonus!

Name your favorite Chamber service, program or event.
As a food guy, I love the Chili Fest! But the BCH's have been a great way to meeet people in the community.

What are some of your interests or hobbies?
Cooking, kayaking, playing softball, volleyball and basketball

What is your personal philosophy on how to be successful?
"If you fail to prepare, you prepare to fail."