• Legislative Preview Scheduled for December 13th

    December 05, 2016
    Legislative Preview Scheduled for December 13th
    Vermont Chamber of Commerce President Featured Speaker

    Middlebury, Vermont – December 5, 2016 – The Addison County Chamber of Commerce invites its members, non-members and residents to a legislative preview to be held on Tuesday, December 13th from 8 to 9 a.m., at Ilsley Library’s community room in Middlebury. This legislative preview provides area businesspeople with an overview of the upcoming legislative session and issues affecting the region. The public is invited to attend and encouraged to ask questions.  

    Betsy Bishop, president of the Vermont Chamber, will serve as the guest speaker. She has served at the helm of the 1,500-member chamber since July 2009, will address the business issues before the legislature this session, including health care, state tourism funding, labor issues and economic development issues and taxes and fiscal policies. Prior to joining the chamber, Bishop served as commissioner for the Economic Development Department of the Agency of Commerce and Community Development and in the office of former Governor Jim Douglas. She worked with the Vermont Chamber and as a private economic development consultant before working for Governor Douglas’ administration. 
      
    For more details or to RSVP, contact the Addison County Chamber at 388-7951 or e-mail sue@addisoncounty.com. 
     
    About Addison County Chamber of Commerce

    The Addison County Chamber of Commerce (ACCOC) is an association of individuals representing business interest, working together to promote commercial business and tourism in Addison County.
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  • MEDIA INQUIRIES:
    Rob Carter | President
    Addison County Chamber of Commerce
    93 Court Street
    Middlebury VT 05753
    p: 802-388-7951
    e: rob@addisoncounty.com

    IMAGE GALLERY:
    A selection of hi-res images are available for download. Please credit: "Courtesy of Addison County Chamber of Commerce".