Randburg Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Press release from the CEO – Mrs. Linda Blackbeard
FOURWAYS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE & INDUSTRY
On July 27, Randburg Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI) launched a new addition to RCCI’s fold, their Fourways Chamber of Commerce & Industry (FCCI). The Fourways Chambers official launch, with Future City Fourways, formally brings the FCCI together with Future City Fourways, both working towards positive goals for business and community.
“This exciting venture widens the possibilities for our local businesses through the Chambers extended connectivity and opportunities within our area, region, country and SADC regions. It offers business, in and around the Sandton/ Fourways area, a Chamber “home & voice” of their own,” said Linda Blackbeard, CEO of the Randburg Chamber. “Future City Fourways, spearheaded by Adv. Jean Berdou, will be working closely with the Randburg & Fourways Chamber on a number of initiatives.”
FCCI now offers exposure for the local community, to all the excellent workings of our Chambers, a voice of Business in Lobby and Governance issues. We also work together with Local & Provincial Government, Business and the Communities in an effort to drive the sustainable build of this Future City.
Who More than 500 people from all different sectors attended this prestigious event.
These included embassy representatives from the SADC region, officials from City of Johannesburg, business leaders from small, medium and large business sectors, CEOs, entrepreneurs, many involved Community members, as well as various media support.
What : This celebrated the formal announcement of the RCCI’s new extension chamber- Fourways Chamber of Commerce & Industry, also affiliated to the National Chamber bodies of SACCI and AHI, as well as the launch of the Future City Fourways, both meaningful entities.
When : The launch took place on Thursday, July 27 2017 at Riversands Incubation Hub