Published On: Wednesday, 03 January 2018

Changes at Parksville & District Chamber of Commerce

Changes at Parksville & District Chamber of Commerce

PARKSVILLE – The Parksville & District Chamber of Commerce is heading into the New Year with a new look and some changes to staff responsibilities.

Linda Tchorz takes on the role of overseeing Visitor Services and continues with her administrative duties. Lisa Wallace will focus on Sales and Marketing and added Communications to her portfolio. In addition to her regular duties as Bookkeeper, Lynda Schneider will be responsible for in-house graphic design.

ParksvilleChamber Caitlin WoonTH WebCaitlin WoonThe Chamber is very pleased to announce the addition of Caitlin Woon as the new Events Coordinator. Caitlin will coordinate all aspects of Chamber events and assist with Visitor Services.

‘This is a newly created position within the Chamber team, who are looking forward to having a dedicated Events Coordinator. Caitlin will be a great addition, bringing recent event experience and some fresh new ideas, says Executive Director, Kim Burden.

Caitlin is a recent graduate of Vancouver Island University and has a Bachelors in Tourism Management, with a Major in Recreation and an Events Management Certificate.

She is a confident leader and communicator and will easily be able to build strong community relationships. Looking forward, she is most excited about the new and creative ways she will be able to change and grow our events and she anticipates working closely with the Chamber team to achieve these goals.

Parksville & District Chamber of Commerce is a member-driven, volunteer led organization that works collaboratively with businesses, associations, and all levels of government to help create a healthy and prosperous business environment on behalf of our members.