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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:CHICO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE SEEKS EXECUTIVE-LEVEL CANDIDATES FOR PRESIDENT & CEO

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Media Contact:
Michelle Niven
Search Committee Chair, Chamber Board of Directors
530.891.5556

CHICO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE SEEKS EXECUTIVE-LEVEL CANDIDATES FOR PRESIDENT & CEO

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO NOVEMBER 30, 2018

 

OCTOBER 2, 2018:    The Chico Chamber of Commerce is now seeking highly qualified candidates for the position of President & CEO following the departure of Katie Simmons in late October. The position description and instructions for candidacy are available by clicking HERE. Resumes and cover letters will be accepted until close of business on Friday, November 30, 2018.

 

The national search will be conducted by an internal committee of the Chamber Board of Directors led by Search Committee Chair and Board Chair-Elect Michelle Niven. Questions about the process should be directed to Michelle Niven via the Chamber office: P: 530.891.5556, applications@chicochamber.com.

 

The comprehensive search process is anticipated to take 4 months resulting in the selection of a permanent President & CEO for the organization. During the executive search, Kelsey Torres will serve as Interim President & CEO, having joined the organization in 2016 as Associate Vice President.

 

About the Chico Chamber:
The Chico Chamber of Commerce, founded in the early 1900s, moves Chico forward by leveraging the ‘Voice of Business’ for community good. Our goal is to make Chico the safest, most vibrant, premier city in the North State. The Chamber is a professional association, incorporated as a 501(c)(6) organization, representing over 600 Members and Community Impact Partners who invest in the mission and vision. The Chico Chamber, one of the largest business advocacy organizations in the North State, is dedicated to strengthening our economy and quality of life through local and regional advocacy, economic development, sector strategies, and business retention and development. The Chico Chamber of Commerce also operates the Chico Chamber Community Corporation, a 501(c)(3) corporation for community and economic development.

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