FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 29, 2012
CONTACT: Tom Glaser firstname.lastname@example.org PHONE: 404-843-9426
AMERICAN-ISRAEL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE SELECTS NEW LEADERSHIP
Atlanta, Georgia—The American-Israel Chamber of Commerce, Southeast Region, based in Atlanta, has elected its officers and board members for 2012-2013. Lorin Coles (Alliancesphere) has been re-elected as chairman of the organization. Other elected officers include Joel Neuman (The Coca-Cola Company) as chairman-elect; Jonathan Zucker (The InterTech Group) as vice chairman; Benjamin Fink (Berman Fink Van Horn) as vice chairman; Jonathan Minnen (Smith Gambrell & Russell) as secretary; and Steve Horn (Williams Benator & Libby) as treasurer. Tom Glaser continues to serve as the Chamber’s president and chief professional officer. Newly joining the Chamber’s Executive Committee are Ralph Jordan (CardioMEMS), and Diane Weiner (Healarium).
New members of AICC’s Board of Directors include Thad Kodish (Fish & Richardson), Evan Paris (Aarons Grant & Habif), Shai Robkin (Bibliotheca), Ernie Eichenbaum (nexDimension), Raanan Pritzker (Fifth Third Bank), Sheila Dalmat (Key Bridges), Rebecca Chang (novoGI), Sam Chafetz (Baker Donelson), Talli Schechter (Baran Americas), Ken Fox (Soundings Group), John Belew (EVS), Dawn Ely (Global Success Centers), Avi Zibitt (SunTrust Bank), and Adam Shapiro (Sales Reform School).
“We are honored to continue to attract such outstanding individuals to the leadership of our organization. Their commitment strengthens our reputation in the area’s business community and with organizations and companies that do major business with Israel,” said AICC president Tom Glaser.
The American-Israel Chamber of Commerce is a bi-national business association with the mission of increasing economic development by fostering understanding, cooperation, and business relationships between Israel and the Southeast. Since its founding in 1992, AICC has been involved over $1 billion in completed transactions. The Southeast is now home to more than 75 Israeli companies for their U.S. or regional headquarters.
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