Chamber participates in the Chamber Executives Annual Conference

Chamber VP of International Business Affairs, Paola Avila, joined the Michigan Grand Rapids Chamber and San Antonio Chamber on a panel at the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE) Annual Conference in Long Beach. The panel titled “Harnessing the Power of Immigration for Growth” provided an overview of best practices to integrate immigrants into the community and workforce to spur economic growth.

A roundtable discussion followed, with panelists sharing best practices on becoming lead advocates for immigration reform at state and federal level and strategies to better integrate the immigrant population in their respective regions.