Business Development Commission


  • 7:30 a.m.
  • 1st Wednesday every month
  • Bow Municipal Building 10 Grandview Road  Bow, NH 
Business Development Commission Picture 2021 by Eric Anderson

Standing From left to right: Fire Chief Berman, Assistant Planner Bryan Westover, Wendy Gazaway, Town Manager Dave Stack, John Meissner, Community Development Director Matt Taylor, Police Chief Miller. Seated from left to right: Matthew Poulin (BOS representative) , Larry Haynes, Vice Chair, Cody Herrick, Secretary.  Not pictured:  Bill Hickey, Chair, Don Berube, Jr., Mike Percy, Chris Johnson, and Colleen Hunter (BOS alt. representative). 

Business Development Commission Members

Members are appointed by the Bow Board of Selectman

  • Bill Hickey, Chairman
  • Larry Haynes, Vice Chair
  • Cody Herrick, Secretary
  • Don Berube, Jr.
  • June Branscom
  • Vacant
  • Christopher Johnson
  • John Meissner
  • Wendy Gazaway
  • Matthew Poulin (Selectman Representative)
  • Chris Nicolopoulos (Selectman Representative Alt.)


The Business Development Commission was formally established (as the Industrial Development Commission) in 1978 by warrant article. The purpose of the Commission is:

  • To advise the Select Board on issues affecting economic development
  • To establish a process for long range economic development