(TRI-CITIES) July 13, 2023 — The Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce congratulates Chloe Wan on her promotion to the position of Director, Strategy.
"Chloe Wan is a major force behind the growth and success of the Tri-Cities Chamber, now among the top five largest chambers and boards of trade in the province," said Leslie Courchesne, CEO. "Her strategic approach, exceptional work ethic, fearless creativity, and laser focus on results have made this promotion very well-deserved. I am very proud to work with her, and am thrilled she has accepted this expanded role to grow her career with us."
Previously serving as Events Manager, Chloe has been with the Chamber since 2019. She has grown the Chamber's reputation for hosting exceptional, sold-out events including the Business Excellence Awards, Economic Summit, International Women's Day Brunch, Business Showcase, Golf Classic, Holiday Lunch, Mayors' BBQ, and more. Under her leadership, events have become a major draw for prospective and current members and sponsors, and the Chamber's second largest source of revenue.
"I would like to extend my heartfelt thanks to Leslie and the Chamber Board, for this recognition. Their confidence in my abilities motivates me to continue striving for excellence and contribute positively to the Chamber's mission," said Wan. "I am eager to embrace the challenges that come with the new role and I am committed to supporting the Chamber's objectives, promoting collaboration, and driving positive change within our community.
"Thank you once again to Leslie for her leadership and unwavering support, as well as providing me with a platform to grow both professionally and personally. I am excited to embark on this new chapter and contribute towards the continued success of our Chamber," she added.
In addition to her role with the Chamber, Chloe runs her own wedding and event planning business. She lives in Coquitlam with her two daughters.
Since 1971, the Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce has been the largest business association serving Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Anmore, and Belcarra, now representing 1,000+ organizations from every sector. The Chamber works to foster economic development, provide connections and benefits, and influence public policy at all levels of government to ensure strong business and strong communities. The Tri-Cities Chamber is an active member of the BC and Canadian Chambers of Commerce.