U.S. Ambassador Bruce Heyman - AmCham Canada Co-Host SelectUSA Reception

Thursday, July 7, 2016

For the second year running the U.S. Embassy in Canada in partnership with AmCham Canada hosted over 120 investors, business leaders and government officials at the SelectUSA Canadian Welcome Reception held at the Washington Hilton on June 19th.  

The reception featured remarks by U.S. Ambassador to Canada Bruce Heyman and AmCham Canada National Chairman Rick Tachuk. "AmCham Canada is delighted to have been able to partner with Ambassador Heyman and his staff in recruiting Canadian Investors to attend the SelectUSA Summit," said AmCham Canada Chair Rick Tachuk.  "This years Canadian delegation was among the largest at the Summit symbolizing the critical importance of the Canada-U.S. economic relationship and the high degree of integration between our economies."  

In addition to a keynote address by President Barack Obama, the SelectUSA Summit featured U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker along with other senior U.S. cabinet officials and industry leaders. AmCham Canada would like to thank the event sponsors which included the RACER Trust, Export Development Canada and Dickinson Wright.