Executive Commitee

Steve Gaskell - Chairman of Newton Abbot Chamber of CommerceSteve Gaskell – Chairman

A local business owner and business coach, Steve knows a thing or two about building solid relationships, so when he was asked if he would take on the Chairman’s appointment for the Chamber he jumped at the opportunity. Steve is committed to the growth of the Chamber in order to have a positive impact on the local business community. Steve lives by his mantra the never ending pursuit of excellence and life abundance in health, wealth and happiness. To live an unreasonably good life.

Daryl Fulls - Vice ChairmanDaryl Fulls – Vice Chairman

Daryl fulls is the Managing Director of Newton Abbot based Scribble and Ink – www.scribbleandink.co.uk.

He bought the business in 2013 having spent much of his business career developing the family footwear business – www.moshulu.co.uk.

The last three years have been a real learning curve – meeting new people and developing new relationships across the town and region – he is passionate about business culture – and about making the workplace a fun, rewarding and inspiring place to be. Life is way too short to be miserable in the workplace.

His energy and passion for developing partnerships and mutually profitable business relationships makes him ideally suited to assist Steve in building the Chamber Network and sphere of influence.

sean-smithSean Smith – Treasurer

A partner with Top 50 firm of Chartered Accountants Thomas Westcott, Sean runs their local office.  Living just down the road in Kingsteignton Sean has a heart for Newton Abbot, and through his involvement with the Chamber over the last few years he has been keen to support local business.

Well into his second tenure as Treasurer, Sean is keen to develop links with the Devon Chamber in order to provide a positive influence to the local business community.

Donna Wynne – Secretary

With over 15 years of providing personal assistance to senior executives has
given Donna the knowledge, experience and skills to offer a professional and
polished VA service. 

She has working experience in a wide range of industries, for both large
corporations and family run businesses. She is also acts as the Chamber Secretary.

Peter Newbery-Thornton – Exec. Committee Member