Address:Bougainvillea Conference Room Bay Gardens Hotel Rodney Bay
Duration Date:Nov 29 , 2018
The St. Lucia Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture will be hosting its 134th Annual General Meeting at the Bay Gardens Hotel on November 29th, 2018. In keeping with its policy Agenda which includes advocating for increased support and the promotion of local Investment, the efforts, needs of and obstacles facing local Investors will be the Topic of a Panel Discussion at the Chamber’s 134th Annual General Meeting.
Private Investors, large and small along with Invest St. Lucia will lead the discussion and help identify some of the key initiatives required to facilitate local investment. The Chamber, like Invest St. Lucia appreciates and encourages Foreign Investment, however the Chamber is of the strong view that Government needs to put specific and deliberate emphasis on encouraging and facilitating local and existing investors who can integrate and work with and benefit from growth opportunities on island.
Mr. Denell Florius of Eco Carib, Jameson Alphonse of Green Haven Fresh Farms will be two of the young local Investor who will share their stories and experiences and suggest measures that they believe would help entrepreneurs like themselves to be successful. The Chamber is working to confirm other Panelist, who will join Invest St. Lucia to discuss this most important topic.
The Chamber Annual General Meeting will also see the election of a New President as Martin Dorville CEO of Massy Stores, has served the traditional two terms and will not be seeking reelection. The Chamber’s Executive Director, Brian Louisy, will also present his Report on the work and performance of the Chamber over the last year which will speak to the achievements as far as progress with the Chamber’s Strategic Transformation Process.