Friday, January 15, 2010

Chamber of Commerce Announces Promotion

Laura Canada has been promoted to vice president of communications and programs for the Cookeville-Putnam County Chamber of Commerce. Canada will now oversee the membership services, community development and public policy divisions of the Chamber. She will also continue to serve as Convention and Visitors Bureau director and oversee the operations of the Highlands Visitor Center. Canada joined the Chamber in January 2007 as Convention and Visitors Bureau coordinator. In that position, she successfully spearheaded opening the new Highlands Visitor Center and bringing the TSSAA Football Championships to Cookeville. She also facilitated the creation of