Candidates for the Board of Governors – Annual General Meeting 2010

The 2011 Board of Governors of AmCham Vietnam (Ho Chi Minh City) will have 16 Governors.

Eight governors will be elected from the below-listed candidates in on-line secure voting between Nov 29 and the Annual General Meeting on Dec 14, 2010 for the term January 2011 – December 2012.

There are eight other governors, elected at the Annual General Meeting in December 2009, whose two-year terms are January 2010 – December 2011.

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Weekly Update, Nov 22: Cai Mep Deep Water Ports, Thanksgiving Golf & Dinner


Tu, Nov 23 Cai Mep Deepwater Ports: The Transit Hub in Southeast Asia
Th, Nov 25 AmCham Thanksgiving Turkey Shoot Scramble Golf Tournament
Th, Nov 25 AmCham Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving Dinner
Tu, Nov 30 Business Networking Night: Enabling a Resilient Business in HCMC
We, Dec 1 Human Resources Factors Influencing Investment in Vietnam
Sa, Dec 4 15th Annual Governors Ball
Tu, Dec 7 VN-US Business Forum: Yr-End Celebration Dinner – 15 Years
We, Dec 8 IT Business Networking Night: Retail Solutions
Tu, Dec 14 Annual General Meeting
AmCham Membership Directory 2011
Fr-Su, Jan 21-23 AmCham Dalat Winter Weekend

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Weekly Update Nov 2: Palooza, Vietnamese Consumers, Real Estate Networking, Thanksgiving

Latest updates on H1N1/A Flu from U.S. Center for Disease Control, U.S. Department of State (Travel), and World Health Organization (WHO)

AmCham Scholarship Program 2009 281student applicants from top universities in HCM City qualified for the next stage of the AmCham Scholarship Progam 2009 – English Language Test sponsored by Bright Language. For over 20 years Bright Language has been helping companies to assess and score the foreign language proficiency of staff members.

Sa, Dec 05 14th Annual Governors Ball Please make your reservation request this week to avoid disappointment.

Update your free company listing in the print version of the Membership Directory 2010 If you have new or changed contact information, please contact Ms. Huong at the AmCham office (3824 3562). And, as you plan your advertising, be sure to include the AmCham Membership Directory.

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Election Results, Annual General Meeting 2007

At the Annual General Meeting on Thu, Dec 13, 2007 the following members were elected to the Board

Governors elected for a two-year term Jan 2008 – Dec 2009

Walter Blocker GANNON Vietnam
Fred Burke Baker & McKenzie
Shirley Justice Nike Vietnam
Chris Muessel Duane Morris Vietnam
Jeff Puchalski Danao International Holdings Ltd.
Thomas Siebert Indochina Land
Than Trong Phuc INTEL Vietnam/Cambodia/Laos
Sesto Vecchi Russin & Vecchi

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Election Results, Annual General Meeting 2006

At the Annual General Meeting on Wed, Dec 13, the following members were elected to the Board

Governors elected for a two-year term Jan 2007 – Dec 2008

Terence Anderson Chief Representative, American International Group
Jim Andrew Manager, Business Development & Governrment, ConocoPhillips
Landis Hicks Executive Vice President, Pacific Architects & Engineers
Joe Mannix Country Manager, United Airlines
Rick Mayo-Smith Director, Indochina Capital
Binh Nguyen Senior Country Manager, FedEx
Jocelyn Tran Managing Director, MAST Far East Ltd.

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Weekly Update Dec 04: Typhoon #21, Governors Ball, Annual General Meeting

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Typhoon #21 approaching Vietnam. Maximum wind speeds are 65 knots (121 km/hr). Forecast by Japan Meterorlogical Agency as of 10am on Mon, Dec 4 was that storm center would be NE of HCM City by 10am on Tue, Dec 5. Click the link for more information.

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11th Annual Governors’ Ball – Sat, Dec 9
Please finalize your arrangments for tables and seating at the 11th Annual AmCham Governors’ Ball, to be held beginning at 6:30 pm on Saturday, December 9, 2006 in the elegant Park Hyatt Saigon Hotel. Click on the link for information. Tables and tickets have been sold out.

Annual General Meeting, Wed, Dec 13
The Board of Governors will report on 2006 activities and finances, and then members enjoy a cocktail reception. Vote for Governors for the 2007-2008 term. Click on the link for additional information and to register online to attend.

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