New City, Same Purpose: Elevating The Business Community
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Meet Brian Anderson, President and Executive Officer of ChamberRVA
Brian Anderson is a native and a graduate of Francis Marion University with a BS in Economics. He lives in Richmond, Virginia, with his wife Heather. They have two adult children, Douglas and Sarah Whitney and a daughter-in-law, Abby.
Before becoming a Chamber of Commercial professional, Brian served four years in the US Army as a Military Intelligence Officer, eighteen years in the beverage industry with both Coca-Cola and Anheuser – Busch. He also served as the elected Chairman of the Whitfield County Board of Commissioners from 2005-2008.
Anderson began his Chamber career at the Greater Dalton Chamber of Commerce in 2008 and served 7 years in that capacity. He served as the President & CEO of the Greater Columbus GA Chamber of Commerce from 2015-2019. He earned his Institute of Organizational Management certification from the US Chamber in 2012.
In September 2019, Anderson was appointed as President & CEO of ChamberRVA, a regional Chamber of Commerce representing the Greater Richmond VA region.
"As the Voice of Business and as the Regional Chamber of Commerce, we have a seat at the table of all important conversations. We may not be the ultimate agency to solve and issue, but we are always in the conversation."
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