June 15, 2006

Stephen Dempsey has been elected Chair of the Atlantic Provinces Chambers of Commerce (APCC) Board of Directors.

APCC has a rich and varied history. It has been championing the cause of business in Atlantic Canada for over 100 years and continues to promote and support business and economic development in Atlantic Canada.
Today, the four provincial Chambers and the regional APCC operate under a common set of by-laws and serve as a federation of 127 local Chambers of Commerce and Boards of Trade representing over 12,000 businesses and professional people in Atlantic Canada.

Stephen has been actively involved in APCC in a number of roles for the past three years. Most recently, Stephen served as Vice-President and Patron Director of the board.

Stephen is currently the President and CEO of the Greater Halifax Partnership.