On November 24, AmCham China, Tianjin held its 2022 Annual General Meeting (AGM) and Thanksgiving Dinner at the Four Seasons Hotel Tianjin with 220 guests in attendance.
The event featured a review of the Chapter’s work over the past year, awards ceremony, festive performances by the Graduate Brass Quintet of the Tianjin Juilliard School, a delicious turkey feast, and as always, a prize raffle.
AmCham China, Tianjin Chairman Marcus Williams opened the AGM and expressed his sincere gratitude to members, sponsors, and guests for their support of the Tianjin Chapter. He Zhineng, Deputy Director General of Tianjin Municipal Bureau of Commerce, provided opening remarks in which he said that, over many years of cooperation, the Bureau of Commerce and AmCham China, Tianjin have established a stable relationship and built a foundation of mutual trust and communication. He expressed the hope that these lines of communication will stay open and the two organizations will continue to work together to better serve foreign businesses in Tianjin.
During the Thanksgiving style meal, Williams shared an overview of the Chapter’s achievements in 2022. He highlighted engagement with local government and expressed thanks to the outgoing 2021-2022 Executive Committee members. Michael Hart, President of AmCham China joined the event virtually to announce the newly elected 2023-2024 Tianjin Executive Committee Chair, Co-Vice Chairs, and Committee Co-chairs.
Congratulations to the winners of the 2022 AmCham China, Tianjin awards:
Sponsorship Awards 2022
- Tianjin United Family Hospital Co., Ltd.
- CNNC Accuray (Tianjin) Medical Technology Co., Ltd.
Community Support Awards 2022
- Francis Thesier
Committee Award 2022
- Chinese Government Affairs Committee
Long-term Membership Awards 2022
- Fitesa (China) Airlaid Co., Ltd.
- Jones Lang LaSalle (Tianjin)
- Northern Lights Tech Development (Tianjin) Co., Ltd.
- The Ritz-Carlton, Tianjin
- Wellington College International Tianjin
The evening concluded with drinks and networking in the Four Seasons stunning event hall specially decorated for the Thanksgiving holiday. AmCham China, Tianjin would like to thank all of the participants, members, and sponsors for a successful 2022 and fantastic AGM.
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