Carolinas Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (CACCE) Names Outstanding Chamber of the Year for 2015
Charleston, SC – The Carolinas Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (CACCE) recognized the 2015 Outstanding Chamber of the Year (for a chamber with 700 or less members) at their Annual Management Conference. The Currituck Chamber of Commerce was honored as the recipient of the prestigious award.
The CACCE Outstanding Chamber of the Year Award primarily focuses on acknowledging one or more significant achievements / accomplishments that a chamber has initiated, stimulated, and/or led in its respective service area at some point during the past 18 months. This award also recognizes that the Chamber has seen strong membership growth, and is a leader in their community. “We are very humbled and honored to have been recognized by our peers across both North and South Carolina” said Josh Bass President of the Currituck Chamber of Commerce. The Currituck Chamber has supported the Buy Local Currituck Campaign since its inception. This program is conducted with the Currituck Chamber of Commerce and Currituck Department of Travel and Tourism. Buy Local Currituck is offered to any Currituck business free of charge regardless of their membership standing in the Chamber.
“This award really recognizes the hard work of each Chamber member, their dedication to the Chamber and their support of local businesses” said Bass
CACCE is the professional development organization dedicated to improving the educational opportunities for chamber of commerce executives and staff members in North and South Carolina. CACCE equips chamber of commerce professionals with leadership skills and tools to build innovative chambers. The organization was formed in 1994 when the North and South Carolina state chamber associations merged.
Photo Caption: Josh Bass, President of the Currituck Chamber, accepts the 2015 CACCE Outstanding Chamber of the Year Award from Lindsay Keisler, SVP of the Cabawba County Chamber.