Staff Spotlight: Susan Smith, Vice President of Visitor Services Susan is responsible for growing the local economy through the strategic development of driving new business to our hotels and attraction members. She is responsible for developing and executing an annual…

Member Spotlight: MajorWise

MajorWise is a matchmaker software that automates the job and intern search process for high school students and employers. MajorWise, the winner of the 2017 LaunchVT competition, was founded by Peter Silverman and Max Robbins, two college roommates who found…

Staff Spotlight: Ashten Stringer

Staff Spotlight: Ashten Stringer, Government Affairs Specialist Ashten serves as part of the Chamber’s Government Affairs team monitoring legislative developments in the Vermont State House in Montpelier.  In addition, Ashten supports workforce development programs like LaunchVT and HackVT. Prior to…

LCRCC Presents: LaunchVT

The Chamber’s entrepreneurship programs support the new business development and growth required for a thriving private sector economy. By providing education, mentorship, and funding, the Chamber supports entrepreneurs and strategic partners throughout the startup ecosystem. LaunchVT is one of the…

Member Spotlight: DAVIDsTEA

DAVIDsTEA is passionate about great tasting teas, and they pride themselves on offering something to satisfy every palate and every craving. In 2008, DAVIDsTEA opened their first store on vibrant Queen Street in Toronto, Canada, and before long, first time…

Staff Spotlight: Gail Stevenson, Director, VQEI Gail is in charge of VQEI relations. Gail currently consults for the International Cryosphere Climate Initiative, was Director of International Programs at Champlain College, was the Director of the American Collegiate Consortium for East-West…

Staff Spotlight: Billy Connelly

Staff Spotlight: Billy Connelly, Member Engagement Manager As our Member Engagement Manager, Billy is responsible for developing plans and managing activities that build and strengthen relationships with our community. He helps new members understand how to get the most from Chamber membership,…