Chamber to select four directors

The Summerland Chamber of Commerce will choose four people to serve on its board of directors next month.

The Summerland Chamber of Commerce will choose four people to serve on its board of directors next month.

The chamber’s annual general meeting will be held at Sumac Ridge Estate Winery on Tuesday, March 10 from 5 to 7  p.m.

The annual meeting is being held in conjunction with the chamber’s March Business After Business event.

Four of the seven positions on the board are up for election or re-election this year. All positions are for two-year terms.

“We are looking for potential board members who are business leaders in the community, are prepared to represent all sectors of Summerland business, and subscribe to positive growth and change that will strengthen the economic health of Summerland and the business community,” said chamber president Arlene Fenrich.

Christine Petkau, manager of the chamber, said the board is looking to find board members from the various sectors of Summerland’s economy. Nominees from manufacturing, trades, technology and professional services are being sought.

Nominations are open until Feb. 23 at 3 p.m. The list of candidates will be finalized on Feb. 24.

Additional information and nomination forms available at the chamber’s website at summerlandchamber.com.