Statement: Edmonton and Calgary Chambers congratulate Premier-Designate
April 17, 2019
CALGARY, EDMONTON – The Calgary and Edmonton Chambers of Commerce would like to take the opportunity to congratulate Premier-Designate Jason Kenney and the United Conservative Party.
The Chambers would also like to thank Premier Rachel Notley and her party for their service to Albertans and all candidates across all parties for their hard work and the ideas that were brought forward through this campaign.
While the Chambers united during the election to emphasize the importance of policies that will pull businesses and the economy forward, our work is only just beginning.
“We will continue to advocate to the government while offering constructive assistance to policy makers to build strong communities and a dynamic marketplace,” said Calgary Chamber President and CEO, Sandip Lalli. “It is grow time for businesses.”
“It is in our collective interest to build a constructive relationship between business and government,” said Edmonton Chamber of Commerce President and CEO, Janet Riopel.
“If the government commits to making sound policy decisions through the lens of certainty and competitiveness, businesses will do the rest,” adds Riopel.
ABOUT THE CALGARY CHAMBER
The Calgary Chamber is an independent non-profit, non-partisan business organization. For 128 years the Chamber has worked to build a business community that nourishes, powers and inspires the world.
To schedule an interview with the Calgary Chamber, please contact Gina Scandrett, Communications Specialist, at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (403) 750 0401.
ABOUT THE EDMONTON CHAMBER
The Edmonton Chamber is the respected voice of business in the Edmonton Metropolitan Region. With over 2,000 member companies that employ over 100,000 people in our region, we are one of the largest chambers in Canada and among the most influential business organizations in the country. The Edmonton Chamber is non-partisan organization and we do not endorse any political party or any candidate seeking elected office.
To schedule an interview with the Edmonton Chamber, please contact Brent Francis, Director, Advocacy and Outreach, at email@example.com or at (780) 902 4551.