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Monday, November 18, 2013

Speaker Series Luncheon - Chuck Davidson - Nov 20

Join us for the last Speaker Series event for 2013!

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

11:45 am to 1:30 pm

Selkirk Inn & Conference Centre

168 Main St.

Selkirk MB

Cost: $20.00 ($25.00 future members)

Lunch included

Special Guest & Keynote Speaker: Chuck Davidson, CEO & President of Manitoba Chambers of Commerce

Topic: “Moving the Chamber Forward: The New Vision for the Chamber Movement”

RSVP by Monday, November 18

 

 

 

 

 

Chuck Davidson

 

 

 

Chuck Davidson grew up in Northern Manitoba in both Flin Flon and Snow Lake where he attended high school. He is a former Creative Communications student who graduated from Red River College in 1993 majoring in Journalism.

 

 

 

Following graduation he worked at CJOB where he worked his way through the ranks until he became one of the stations two reporters, covering everything from the Pan-Am Games, various election campaigns and everything in between.

 

 

 

From CJOB he moved into politics as a Communications officer with the Manitoba Progressive Conservative caucus and eventually because the Press Secretary for Opposition Leader Stuart Murray where he was responsible for all media relations, and was the liaison between the leader and caucus MLA’s.

 

 

 

In 2004 he moved to the Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce as the Vice-President of Policy and Communications responsible for the development of all communication products and media relations on behalf of The Chamber. In addition he was responsible for the development of Chamber policies and lobbying strategies on behalf of the business community.

 

 

 

In May of 2013 Chuck was hired as the new President of the Manitoba Chambers of Commerce the largest business organization in the province of Manitoba. MCC is the umbrella organization for 63 local Chambers throughout the province which represent close to 10,000 businesses.

 

 

 

Chuck currently sits on the Board of Directors for Waverley Heights Community Centre, Riel Community Centre Board, the Manitoba Research Institute, the Canadian Chamber of Commerce Executives of Canada, the Canadian Chamber Accreditation Council and the Chamber of Commerce Group Insurance Plan.

 

 

 

Chuck is married and he and his wife Jennifer have two sons aged 7 and 10.

 

 

 

CANCELLATION POLICY

 

Registration is required for all Chamber events. Each event has a RSVP deadline. Cancellation of your RSVP must be received on or before the set deadline and can be sent by email or telephone. You will be responsible for your reserved spot and payment regardless of non-attendance after the RSVP deadline

 

 

 

 

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Wednesday, November 06, 2013

Social Media & Your Business - Nov 8

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Social Media & Your Business

What you should know...

to make your business grow!

November 8, 2013

Hello Debra ... join us for breakfast and a quick overview on what social media can do for your business! 
With Black Friday Weekend just around the corner, have your strategy in place to attract shoppers to your business. Use the power of social media networking to communicate to current customers and gain new ones in the process. We will have the experts on hand to give you the basics.

Friday, November 8, 2013

7:45 am - registration & light breakfast
8:00 am - presentation
8:50 am - Q& A 
9:00 am - Networking

Philip Giles - President - Modern Earth Web Design - Online Marketing - Search Engine Optimization - Custom Web Design - Winnipeg Manitoba Canada
Presenter: Philip Giles, President - Modern Earth 
Presenter: Ken Jur, Black Friday Committee 

Cost: $15.00 pp ($20.00 future members)

Location: The Cellar - Benjamin's - 397 Eveline St

Event info: 204-482-7176 or info@selkirkbiz.ca
Registration deadline: Nov 6

CANCELLATION POLICY

Registration is required for all Chamber events. Each event has a RSVP deadline. Cancellation of your RSVP must be received on or before the set deadline and can be sent by email or telephone. You will be responsible for your reserved spot and payment regardless of non-attendance after the RSVP deadline.

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