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5/22/2012 Media Release
Victoria Chamber CEO Appointed to Board of Canadian Chamber


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Victoria Chamber CEO Appointed to Board of Canadian Chamber

May 22, 2012 – Victoria, BC – The Chamber is pleased to announce that Bruce Carter has been appointed to the board of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce and has assumed the Presidency of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce Executives of Canada. As Canada’s largest and most influential business association, the Canadian Chamber of Commerce is the primary and vital connection between business and the federal government. It continually impacts public policy and decision-making to the benefit of businesses, communities and families across Canada.

“It is a tremendous honour to be asked to serve on the board of the Canadian Chamber,” said Bruce Carter, CEO of the Victoria Chamber. “As one of the province’s leading Chambers on policy and advocacy, we are active on issues of importance to our members at both a local and national level. I look forward to the opportunity to contribute and bring the Victoria perspective to the board’s discussions.”

The Canadian Chamber is a network of over 420 chambers of commerce and boards of trade, representing 192,000 businesses of all sizes in all sectors of the economy and in all regions. The Greater Victoria Chamber of Commerce, with approximately 1,500 members, is the voice of business for Greater Victoria and has received Accreditation with Distinction from the Canadian Chamber of Commerce.

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For more information contact

Sasha Angus Manager, Communications Greater Victoria Chamber of Commerce

Email: sangus@victoriachamber.ca   Phone: (250) 360-3473

Bruce Carter Chief Executive Officer Greater Victoria Chamber of Commerce

Email: bcarter@victoriachamber.ca    Phone: (250) 360-3472

 

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