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Lansing Region’s Top Young Professionals Recognized at 10 Over the Next Ten Awards

By kteribery@lansingchamber.org | September 24, 2020 | Comments Off on Lansing Region’s Top Young Professionals Recognized at 10 Over the Next Ten Awards

The 14th annual 10 Over the Next Ten Awards were held virtually on Tuesday, Sept. 22 from 6 until to 7 p.m. This event recognizes Greater Lansing’s top young professionals who are expected to contribute significantly to our community over the next ten years. The event was co-hosted by the Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce…

Lansing Regional Chamber and Greater Lansing Hispanic Chamber Join in Salute to National Hispanic Heritage Month

By kteribery@lansingchamber.org | September 16, 2020 | Comments Off on Lansing Regional Chamber and Greater Lansing Hispanic Chamber Join in Salute to National Hispanic Heritage Month

The Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce (LRCC) is joining with the Greater Lansing Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (GLHCC) in recognition and celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month, which runs from September 15 through October 15. Hispanic Heritage Month celebrates the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens of Hispanic or Latino origins. “It is fitting…

Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce Announces Bipartisan November General Election Endorsements

By kteribery@lansingchamber.org | September 11, 2020 | Comments Off on Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce Announces Bipartisan November General Election Endorsements

The Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce Political Action Committee (LRC-PAC) has announced a bipartisan slate of election endorsements for the Nov. 3 general election ballot. The LRC-PAC is the non-partisan political action committee of the Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce, representing over 1,100 businesses in the tri-county region. The objective of LRC-PAC is to endorse…

Chamber Leads Digital Days of Action!

By kteribery@lansingchamber.org | August 10, 2020 | Comments Off on Chamber Leads Digital Days of Action!

TheU.S. Chamber is coordinating two Digital Days of Action to rally voices from across the country and demand that important measures make it in Congress’ next coronavirus relief package. What you can do: Liability protections: On Monday, we will urge Congress to pass timely, temporary, and targeted liability protections for employers that work to follow…

Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce Statement Regarding the Passing of James Butler

By kteribery@lansingchamber.org | August 7, 2020 | Comments Off on Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce Statement Regarding the Passing of James Butler

The following statement regarding the passing today of James Butler can be attributed to Tim Daman, President and CEO, Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce: “I am deeply saddened by the news of the passing of James Butler, who was a true business and community leader. James was the second African American to serve as chair…

Lansing Regional Chamber Endorsed Candidates Score Big Wins in August Primary Election

By kteribery@lansingchamber.org | August 5, 2020 | Comments Off on Lansing Regional Chamber Endorsed Candidates Score Big Wins in August Primary Election

Candidates endorsed by The Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce Political Action Committee (LRC-PAC) scored big wins during the August 4 primary election. 96% of LRC-PAC endorsed candidates have successfully advanced to the November General Election. “We are pleased that voters are clearly aligned with the priorities we announced in making our endorsements earlier this summer,”…

Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce Statement on the Passing of Dr. Eva L. Evans

By kteribery@lansingchamber.org | July 23, 2020 | Comments Off on Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce Statement on the Passing of Dr. Eva L. Evans

The following statement can be attributed to Tim Daman, president and CEO of the Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce: Eva Evans leaves a remarkable legacy as a leader in education and throughout the community. The Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce was proud to recognize her as the 1991 recipient of the ATHENA Leadership Award, one…

Statewide Business Organization: Call on Congressional Delegation to Unify Behind Legislation to Bring Financial Relief to States

By kteribery@lansingchamber.org | July 20, 2020 | Comments Off on Statewide Business Organization: Call on Congressional Delegation to Unify Behind Legislation to Bring Financial Relief to States

Today, the Lansing Regional Chamber and 14 other statewide business organizations called on Michigan’s Congressional Delegation to unify behind smart compromise Federal legislation to provide financial relief to Michigan, and other states, to address tax revenue loss due to the COVID-19 crisis. congressional support would be a significant enabler in businesses bringing back employees, help…

Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce Statement Regarding City of Lansing’s Chief Strategy Officer

By Ashley Sandborn | July 1, 2020 | Comments Off on Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce Statement Regarding City of Lansing’s Chief Strategy Officer

The following can be attributed to Tim Daman, president and chief executive officer, Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce: While we are disappointed to learn of the resignation of Shelbi Frayer, Chief Strategy Officer with the City of Lansing, we appreciate her dynamic leadership in working closely with Mayor Schor, City Council and the business community…

Lansing Regional Chamber Applauds U.S. Supreme Court Ruling Barring Discrimination Against LGBTQ Employees

By kteribery@lansingchamber.org | June 17, 2020 | Comments Off on Lansing Regional Chamber Applauds U.S. Supreme Court Ruling Barring Discrimination Against LGBTQ Employees

The following statement can be attributed to Tim Daman, president and CEO of the Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce in regards to the U.S. Supreme Court decision prohibiting workplace discrimination against gay, lesbian and transgender employees: “The Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce (LRCC) is pleased that, as a result of the U.S. Supreme Court ruling,…