Governance Committee

Mandate

Reporting to and directed by the Board of Directors, the Governance Committee oversees all governance activities and processes of the Chamber.  The Committee is responsible for the development and completion of an annual committee work plan to be approved by the Board. The Governance Committee will also review and provide direction to the Board from time to time on other items as may be identified outside of the annual work plan.

Structure

This Committee is chaired by the Chamber President and comprised of the Chair of the Board of Directors, One Executive member and two members of the Board.  Additional members will be considered by the committee as required.

– Last updated September, 2016

 

Chamber programs and services are designed around three Pillars of Service:

Advocacy

Be heard where it matters, when it matters most. As a Member of the Chamber, you’ve got a voice in the forum that provides leadership to the region. We represent over 950 companies, and we look to you to advise us we develop the “Chamber position” on issues that affect our Member businesses and the economy that drives our community.  Learn more.

Engagement

We’re dedicated to fostering relationships – between members, between business and community, between business and government, and more. Through social gatherings, educational events, trade shows, conferences and our powerful Members-only interactive online platform we create opportunities for Members to engage.  Learn more.

Empowerment

Discover tools for professional development, staff training and business growth with learning events designed to stimulate new ideas, teach new skills and introduce you to subject-matter experts among our Membership and partners.  Learn more.

Our Mission:

Together, we are the catalyst for a stronger business community.

Our Vision:

To be recognized as Thunder Bay’s leading business organization, providing maximum opportunity to its members and advocating for business and community health, growth and economic prosperity.

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The Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce' advocacy work is made possible thanks to the generous support of our

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