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Michael Minton Appointed for 2014-2015
Term in Palm Beach/Treasure Coast Region
TALLAHASSEE, FL. (June 10 , 2015) – The Florida Chamber today announced Michael Minton, Shareholder and Chair of the Agribusiness Industry Team of Dean, Mead, Minton & Zwemer, has been appointed to a one year term as the Florida Chamber’s Palm Beach/Treasure Coast Regional Board Chair.
“Serving as the Florida Chamber’s Palm Beach/Treasure Coast Regional Board Chair is an exciting opportunity,” said Minton. “I am eager to unite fellow Palm Beach/Treasure Coast business leaders behind the Florida Chamber’s pro-business initiatives.”
Minton was appointed by Steve Knopik, President and CEO of Bealls, Inc. and Chair of the Florida Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, and will work directly to rally Palm Beach/Treasure Coast business leaders with Florida legislative leaders to create the most competitive business environment.
“Michael Minton is a highly experienced business leader that fully understands what it takes to lead Florida to a new and sustainable economy,” said Mark Wilson, President and CEO of the Florida Chamber. “In his role as a Florida Chamber Regional Board Chair, Michael will champion the Florida Chamber’s mission to secure Florida’s future.”
Minton is one of twelve regional chairs that are a part of the Florida Chamber’s Regional Board Chair Program
The Florida Chamber of Commerce is the voice of business and the state’s largest federation of employers, chambers of commerce and associations, aggressively representing small and large businesses from every industry and every region. The Florida Chamber works within all branches of government to affect those changes set forth in the annual Florida Business Agenda, and which are seen as critical to secure Florida’s future. The Florida Chamber works closely with its Political Operations and the Florida Chamber Foundation. Visit www.FloridaChamber.com for more information.