Ryan Scorgie of Forward Law is the new president of Kamloops Chamber of Commerce.
The chamber held its annual general meeting Thursday night at South Thompson Inn & Conference Centre. Mayor Peter Milobar swore in the new directors and delivered his annual “state of the City” address.
“Our chamber and our board have never looked stronger,” Scorgie said upon being elected. He formerly served as first vice-president of the chamber.
“We will be continuing to concentrate on our strategic goals this year and on strengthening all levels of our network.”
The new board of directors for 2016/2017:
President – Ryan Scorgie, Forward Law LLP
1st Vice President – Paul Ross, Valley First Insurance
2nd Vice President – Joshua Knaak, Canadian Western Bank
Treasurer – Brent Ashby, KPMG
Secretary – Sandy Vollo, Abbott Wealth Management
Immediate Past President – Stephen Earl, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott
Bryce Herman, Advance Hospitality Consulting Services
Pamela Johnson, Fulton & Company LLP
Dr. Lindsay B. Langill, Thompson Rivers University
Vivek Sharma, Sun Peaks Grand & Conference Centre
Gary Silver, Staples
Kate Stebbings, Trans Mountain
Brant Hasanen, Edward Jones Investments (B.C. Chamber of Commerce representative)