Gordie Lavoie worked in various roles in Sunny Corner Enterprises Inc. for 32 years, 16 of those as the CEO and President. After semi-retiring in 2023 he continues to serve as a director with the company. During his tenure, he played an active role in strategic planning for the company, positioning Sunny Corner as a regional leader in the Construction, Manufacturing, Industrial Supply and Rental businesses.

Over the years Mr. Lavoie has been a member of the New Brunswick Business Council and participated in many boards and committees in the Miramichi area. He was inducted into the NB Business Hall of Fame in 2018.