Members of the news media are invited to attend the official signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between Washington State University, the City of Pullman, the Pullman Chamber of Commerce and the Downtown Pullman Association.
Building bridges. That summarizes David Lemak’s involvement with the Tri-Cities Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (www.tchcc.net).
“We need to bridge the gaps between the Hispanic and the Anglo communities, as both businesses and consumers,” explained Lemak, professor of management in the College of Business at WSU Tri-Cities.
“We also need to support economic development through education. Those are the basic goals of the Hispanic chamber.” Lemak helped establish the community organization in 2002.
“I got to know some members of the Hispanic community through my students and through local businesspeople,” … » More …