Sault Chamber of Commerce accepting nominations for Board

Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce

Notice to Members

According to the constitution and by-laws of the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce, the Nominating Committee shall select a slate of candidates sufficient to fill all vacancies on the Board of Directors.

Nominations will be received until Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 12:00 noon.

Nominations are for the position of Director(s) of the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce for a two-year term commencing upon, and contingent upon, the vote by the membership at the 2019 Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce annual general meeting.


To be eligible for nomination as a candidate for the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, a nominee is required to be a delegated representative of a registered member business / firm of the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce in good standing and must meet the qualifications as outlined in the Chamber’s by-laws:

  • No person shall be elected or appointed for the office of Director who is a directly paid employee of a municipal, provincial or federal government (excluding a Crown corporation, agency or affiliate which is a Member) unless approval to stand for election or appointment is approved by Special Resolution of the Board.
  • A Director:
    • Shall be eighteen (18) or more years of age;
    • Shall not have been declared incapable by any court of competent jurisdiction;
    • Shall be an individual;
    • Shall not have the status of a bankrupt; and
    • Shall be (i) a person who is an employee, director or officer of a Member that is in good standing with the Chamber; or (ii) is an individual Member in good standing with the Chamber.

To Be Nominated Requires:

  1. Completion of the Nomination (see link below) by no later than Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 12:00noon;
  2. Completion of a Nomination Orientation (date to be confirmed);
  3. Submission of curriculum vitae and any other related and appropriate documentation (upon request);
  4. Completion of the Agreement to Let the Nomination Stand (completed following the Nomination Orientation).

Click HERE for the online nomination form.