Greater Cleveland Chinese Chamber of Commerce Successfully Held 2018 Chinese New Year Celebration Networking Event
On January 31, 2018, the Greater Cleveland Chinese Chamber of Commerce held the annual networking event to celebrate Chinese New Year at the Cleveland City Hall. The event was sponsored by one of the Platinum Members Thompson Hine LLP and received greatly supported from the City of Cleveland.
The event brought together people from different communities to share their business opportunity, information as well as perspective on the future of Chine-US economy. Featured leaders include Cleveland Mayor Frank G. Jackson; Chief of Regional Development, Edward W. Rybka; Director of the City of Cleveland Community Relations Board, Grady L. Stevenson; Asian Liason, Chia-Min Chen, Regional Representative of U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown, Leah Jones, and Director of Minority Business Assistance Center, Darrell Johnson.
Mayor Jackson presented the Proclamation to the Greater Cleveland Chinese Chamber of Commerce to recognize the contribution and dedication that the Chinese Chamber did to the society. Executive Director, Su He, extended greetings to all the guests. She introduced the members of the new session of the Board of Directors and Executive Team of the Chamber, reviewed Chamber's events in 2017, and looked forward to having a more successful year in 2018.
With the principle of "collaboration and communication," the annual event provided the Chinese business community a friendly business cooperation platform, as well as the opportunities for Sino-American exchange. Mrs. Lee, who came from Akron said: "This event provides a terrific opportunity to connect with business colleagues, get acquainted with Chinese entrepreneurs and American counterparts, exchange information with local government, and seek for new business cooperation opportunities. It provided significant help to us.” In the event, the worldwide famous calligrapher from China, Mr. Yongze He and the artist, Ms. Jiangxue Han, donated their art piece of fine brushwork Chinese painting “Blooming Flowers” to the Chamber and presented their best wishes. The 2018 Chinese New Year Celebration Networking Event has achieved a great success.
2018年1月31日，克利夫兰中美商会在美国俄亥俄州克利夫兰市政厅举行年庆暨新春联谊会。本次活动得到了克利夫兰市政府的大力支持，并由国际知名律所Thompson Hine LLP提供赞助。
克利夫兰市市长Frank G. Jackson先生、市政府地区发展主席Edward W. Rybka先生、社会关系委员会委员长Grady L. Stevenson先生、亚洲特别代表Chia-Min Chen女士、布朗参议员办公室地区代表Leah Jones女士、俄亥俄州少数族侨企业协助中心主任Darrell X. Johnson先生莅临盛会，与商会会员和各界嘉宾近两百人欢聚一堂。