Scott McCammon, Milton Chamber of Commerce President & CEO was awarded the Burnie Gillespie Memorial Award at the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) Annual General Meeting this past weekend in Muskoka, Ontario.
The Burnie Gillespie Memorial Award is the highest honour for a chamber executive in the province. The award is given to a chamber professional who demonstrates excellence in chamber management and outstanding commitment to the community through volunteer service.
The award is presented annually to a chamber or board manager whose excellence in chamber management and dedication to community service has led to chamber success. It is named after Burnie Gillespie, a man who devoted his life to volunteering and was a leader among chamber professionals at the community, provincial and national levels for more than 25 years.