About OXA

The Ottawa Executives’ Association is an exclusive business networking organization which was founded in Ottawa in 1936.

“OXA” is comprised of a variety of national, regional and privately owned businesses each represented by a senior executive. It is an organization of leading businesses and professional practices. The Association exists solely for benefit of its members through the exchange of direct business, leads, referrals, and business information. OXA is a founding member of the International Executives’ Association, with more than eighty similar associations located in North America, Great Britain, South Africa and Australia.


Board of Directors 2023-2024

Stephanie Applejohn

  • President
  • Merry Maids of Ottawa

Graham Young

  • Past-President
  • CAPCORP Financial
  • Member Retention

David Dugas

  • Vice-President
  • D.E. Systems
  • Marketing & Member Recruitment

Hussein Mahmoud

  • Director
  • Elite Limousine
  • Attendance

Will Pearl

  • Director
  • Stevens Creek Shutter Company
  • Programming

Nick Gautier

  • Director
  • NeXT Restaurant
  • Communications & Special Events

Todd Storm

  • Treasurer
  • KSL Construction Services Ltd

Jennifer Baker

  • Executive Coordinator
  • Marshfield Association Management