News

24 October 2014

Life Memberships Awarded

Auckland Chamber of Commerce

Champions for business, John Christie and John Lindsay join the elite as life members of New Zealand Chamber of Commerce & Industry.

At the annual New Zealand Chamber of Commerce conference hosted by the Nelson Tasman Chamber of Commerce between 15-17 October 2014, the two long-serving business advocates were presented with Life Membership of the New Zealand Chamber of Commerce by Michael Barnett, who is a Director of The New Zealand Chambers of Commerce & Industry.

Otago Chamber of Commerce & Industry chief executive John Christie has been awarded Life Membership in recognition of his years of service to the Otago Chamber as he moves to a new role. Mr Christie has worked for the Otago Chamber of Commerce for 21 years and has been its Chief Executive since July 1995.

John Lindsay has been recognised for his 26 year’s involvement at a board level in both the Auckland and New Zealand Chambers of Commerce & Industry. He was elected Chairman of New Zealand Chamber of Commerce & Industry in June 2004 until October 2014.