Media Room

Date: 9/17/2019


Blount Partnership President/CEO Bryan Daniels was one of 14 new executives named to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Committee of 100 (CCC100), the organization announced Tuesday.


These experienced leaders advise the U.S. Chamber’s board of directors, enhance lobbying and coalition work, recommend programming, and strengthen outreach to the business and chamber communities.


“I’m honored to be named to this committee,” said Daniels, who is in his 10th year serving as the Blount Partnership’s chief executive. “Our group is a great cross section of the United States with both large metropolis areas and smaller communities like Blount County represented. I’m looking forward to helping advise the board as it works as the voice of business in America.”


“The CCC100 has a long-standing reputation as one of the most prestigious appointments in the chamber community,” said Sara Armstrong, Vice President at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. “These new members reflect our continued dedication to naming diverse, high-profile leaders from across the country to serve on this distinguished committee, and we look forward to the contributions they will provide to the CCC100.”


Other members of the committee are Betsy Bishop, President, Vermont Chamber of Commerce; Miles Burdine, President and CEO, Kingsport (TN) Area Chamber of Commerce; Bruce Bustamante, President and CEO, Anchorage Chamber of Commerce; Julie Coons, President and CEO, Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce; Robert Duffy, IOM, President and CEO, Greater Rochester (NY) Chamber of Commerce; Tim Giuliani, CCE, President and CEO, Orlando Economic Partnership; Kristopher T. Johnson, IOM, President and CEO, Association of Washington Business; Jack Lavin, President and CEO, Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce; Tracey Osborne Oltjen, IOM, CCE, President, Overland Park (KS) Chamber of Commerce; Mike Ralston, President and CEO, Iowa Association of Business & Industry; James Rooney, President and CEO, Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce; Maria Salinas, President and CEO, Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce; Alfred Sanchez, President and CEO, Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce.


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