Shawn is a dedicated husband to the love of his life Susie and a devoted Dad to two children, Natalie and Ben. He is a successful local entrepreneur and was President/Owner of Integra Document Destruction until 2016 when he chose to sell the company and enjoy an early semi-retirement. Shawn’s career in the Document Shredding and recycling industry started in his mid-20s when he worked, alongside entrepreneurs to assist them in starting their own business. His entrepreneurial spirit didn’t stop there and today he is President of Be You Apparel and Co. a positive messaging apparel company.
Shawn is the youngest of three boys born to Bob and Audrey Shapton. His family moved to Oxford County (Sweaburg) in 1985 when his Dad accepted a position with Vincent Farm Equipment. Shawn’s mom transferred to the Towers store in Downtown Woodstock. The Shapton family has a strong agricultural background and the pride of hard work was instilled in all of the family from a very young age.
Quick interesting points about Shawn
- Married to his wife Susie for 17 years
- Father of 2, Natalie & Ben
- Successful local entrepreneur and supporter of buying local
- Member and Past chair of the Woodstock Police Service Board
- Member of the Woodstock Youth Advisory Committee
- Member of the Woodstock Recreation Advisory Committee
- Member of the Successful Norwich boundary adjustment team
- Youth Group Leader
- Minor Sports Coach
- Proud fundraiser for many local charities
- Passionate about Woodstocks future