Sault Ste Marie Chamber Of Commerce

Your Recognized Voice of Business in Sault Ste Marie

We are now accepting nominations for the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

NOTICE TO MEMBERS:

According to the constitution and by-laws of the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce, the Nominating Committee shall select a slate of candidates sufficient to fill all vacancies on the Board of Directors.

Nominations will be received until Thursday, April 12, 2018 at 5:00pm. Nominations are for the position of Director of the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce for a two-year term commencing upon, and contingent upon, the vote by the membership at the 2018 Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce annual general meeting.

NOMINATION
 
To be eligible for nomination as a candidate for the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, a nominee is required to be a delegated representative of a registered member business / firm of the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce in good standing and must meet the qualifications as outlined in the Chamber’s by-laws:
 
·         No person shall be elected or appointed for the office of Director who is a directly paid employee of a municipal, provincial or federal government (excluding a Crown corporation, agency or affiliate which is a Member) unless approval to stand for election or appointment is approved by Special Resolution of the Board.
 
·         A Director:
a)     Shall be eighteen (18) or more years of age;
b)    Shall not have been declared incapable by any court of competent jurisdiction;
c)     Shall be an individual;
d)    Shall not have the status of a bankrupt; and
e)     Shall be (i) a person who is an employee, director or officer of a Member that is in good standing with the Chamber; or (ii) is an individual Member in good standing with the Chamber.
 
To Be Nominated Requires:
 
a)     Completion of the Nomination (below) by no later than Thursday, April 12, 2018 at 5:00pm;
b)    Completion of a Nomination Orientation (date to be confirmed);
c)     Submission of curriculum vitae and any other related and appropriate documentation (upon request)
d)    Completion of the Agreement to Let the Nomination Stand (completed following the Nomination Orientation)