Posted by Christina Jedra February 23, 2013 10:00 AM
The following was submitted by the Marblehead Chamber of Commerce:
After almost six years as the Executive Director of the Marblehead Chamber of Commerce, Ann Marie Casey has accepted a position as the Executive Director of the North of Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau. Beginning in March, Casey will be overseeing marketing efforts for 34 cities and towns in Essex County.
“Ann Marie’s tenure was characterized by growth and improved programming for our business members. She shepherded the Chamber through very challenging economic times and made this organization a stronger and more vital presence in our community. She has done a great job. We will miss her,” said Chamber Board President Cindy Latham.
The Marblehead Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors is seeking interested candidates to apply for the Marblehead Chamber of Commerce Executive Director position. In the words of Chamber Immediate Past President Robert Simonelli, “We are a tight-knit community that enjoys bringing people together for festivals and events that stimulate our local economy and improve the quality of life both here in Marblehead and beyond. It is very important to the Chamber and to the Town that the new Executive Director follows in Ann Marie’s footsteps by continuing this work.” Added Latham, “We are now looking for interested candidates that have the skills and passion to represent the Marblehead business community and market Marblehead as a premier visitor destination.”
Casey says she’ll always carry a little bit of Marblehead with her. “I am so grateful I had the chance to work in Marblehead. I loved the camaraderie, the natural beauty, and the fierce sense of community pride in this place. I will miss everyone, but I‘ll continue to look after Marblehead’s interests in my new job.”
Interested candidates may view a full job description at www.marbleheadchamber.org.
About the Marblehead Chamber of Commerce
The Marblehead Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to the enhancement and development of the business community. We are a non-profit membership organization providing services to over 300 businesses including networking events, web site listings, seminars, health insurance, business & tourism promotions, & advertising opportunities. For additional information about the Chamber, please call 781-631-2868, or visit us on the web at www.marbleheadchamber.org and www.visitmarblehead.com. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.