About the Eastern Beaches Development Corporation

(formerly the Grand Beach & Area Development Corporation)




President: Dan Lester

Vice President: Shanna Karle

Treasurer: Terry Neplyk

Secretary: vacant

Dan Lester
Shanna Karle
Terry Neplyk
Dale Boss
Lori Rotchik
David Mateush
Maureen Mateush



The Eastern Beaches Development Corporation is a body of concerned citizens, both corporate and private, from the Grand Beach, Grand Marais and surrounding East Beaches area who are determined to improve the quality of life and increase opportunities through responsible economic development and preservation of our natural and cultural resources and heritage.

EBDC is an open and democratic organization that is uniquely positioned to deal with issues that span municipalities and government departments. Membership and participation in EBDC is open to individuals and businesses that identify with the objectives of the organization.




Memberships will remain in effect for the fiscal year paid (fiscal year is April 1 to March 31). A member who fails to pay for his/her membership after that time will be removed from the Membership List by the Board of Directors. For a period of 45 days prior to the Annual General Meeting the issuance of a new membership will not include voting privileges at the Annual General Meeting.


The membership fee for ALL of the following categories is $20.00 (in 2022)


* in these categories, the membership fee includes free contact information/address added with your listing on the Web site, as well as a picture or logo, and hyperlink if available to your own website (one year).

See page 2 of the Membership Application Form for more details on advertising and pricing.

To join the Eastern Beaches Development Corporation click on the link below, print out the form and follow the mailing instructions on it.

EBDC membership form