Leeann Watson, CEO, Canterbury Employers’ Chamber of Commerce
Leeann Watson has been with The Chamber for 20 years, holding a variety of roles including General Manager. She played a key role in The Chamber’s post earthquake business recovery efforts, and more recently has led their future-focus strategy which recognises the rapidly changing nature of business.
Leeann is a passionate advocate for Christchurch and Canterbury, and is a firm believer that our unique lifestyle and business opportunities position us to be the ‘region of choice’.
Leeann is also a Director of the Champion Canterbury Business Awards which recognise business excellence, a Director of Canterbury Regional Business Partners Ltd and is on the Board of Trustees at Christchurch Boys High School. Leeann interfaces with the business community at all levels and across all sectors and has many years’ experience in working in partnership with both Local and Central Government.
Leeann is married to Brent and they have three children.
Time: 12:30 pm, Monday 20th August 2018.
Keynote Topic: The Future of Business