The Juneau Chamber of Commerce supports economic diversity, encourages entrepreneurship, and endorses responsible, sustainable development to maintain Juneau's high quality of life while advocating economic vitality for all of Alaska.
Alaska Business Roundtable Lunch Program - Thursday, March 6, 2014
Speaker: Rorie Watt, CBJ Engineering, will be speaking on Juneau Water Filtration update. Please NOTE: Chamber is meeting at the HANGAR BALLROOM!. Doors open at 11:30am. Members - $17.00, non-members $20.00.
December 02, 2013
Juneau Chamber of Commerce CEO Cathie Roemmich to sit on panel that lobbies Congress
Juneau, Alaska – The U.S. Chamber of Commerce today announced the selection of an Alaskan to sit on a panel that represents chamber of commerce members from across the country.
Cathie Roemmich, CEO of the Juneau Chamber of Commerce, has been picked to sit on the national organization’s Committee of 100.
“It is an honor to have been picked to help represent Alaska chambers of commerce before a prominent and influential group like the U.S. Chamber of Commerce,” Roemmich said.
“I look forward to having the opportunity to highlight issues that are important to Alaska such as energy, fishing, tourism, mining, small businesses, and economic development.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Committee of 100 engages with the U.S. Chamber’s board of directors and helps with the organization’s lobbying and coalition work, programming, and outreach to businesses and local communities.
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U.S. Chamber’s Chamber of Commerce Committee of 100
Welcomes Eleven New Members
WASHINGTON, D.C.— The U.S. Chamber of Commerce today welcomed eleven new executives to its Chamber of Commerce Committee of 100. These CEOs will represent chamber of commerce members from across the country before the U.S. Chamber’s board of directors, enhance Chamber lobbying and coalition work, recommend programming, and strengthen outreach to businesses and local communities.
The new members include:
• Jeremy Arthur, IOM, Chamber of Commerce Association of Alabama
• Rick Baker, IOM, Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce (MI)
• Catherine Glover, Tennessee Chamber of Commerce and Industry
• Robert Harvey, Greater Houston Partnership (TX)
• Nancy Keefer, IOM, CCE, Chester County Chamber of Business & Industry (PA)
• Beverlee McClure, Association of Commerce & Industry New Mexico
• Mike O’Neal, Kansas Chamber of Commerce
• Cynthia Pollard, Greater Bakersfield Chamber of Commerce (CA)
• Cathie Roemmich, IOM, Juneau Chamber of Commerce (AK)
• Bill Sisson, IOM, Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce (AL)
• Joan Verplanck, Delaware State Chamber
“The Chamber of Commerce Committee of 100 has a long-standing reputation as one of the most prestigious appointments in the chamber community,” said Rob Engstrom, senior vice president of Political Affairs and Federation Relations. “These new members reflect our continued dedication to naming diverse, high-profile leaders to serve on this important committee.”
Additional members of the Committee of 100 can be found at: http://www.uschamber.com/chambers/ccc/ccc-100-members
The U.S. Chamber is the world's largest business federation representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses and organizations of every size, sector, and region.
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