Please join the Chamber along with other business professionals as we salute area businesses with a networking breakfast and Key Note Speaker.
Key Note Speaker:Consul General Peter Abbott, British Consulate-General Boston Dr Peter Abbott has been a member of Her Majesty’s Diplomatic Service since 2005. Before becoming British Consul General to New England in 2020, he served as Counsellor at the British High Commission in Islamabad, Pakistan, with operational oversight of the largest mission in the UK’s overseas diplomatic network.
Earlier in his career, Abbott was Deputy Head of Mission at the British Embassy in Lisbon. Before being posted to Portugal, the Consul General covered West Africa, with a particular focus on the emerging threat of terrorism and instability in Mali and the Sahel. Prior to this, he led the Government’s review of the UK counter-radicalisation strategy, Prevent, based in the Office for Security and Counter-terrorism at the Home Office. This followed a posting to the British Embassy in Washington where he was Private Secretary to the Ambassador, Sir Nigel Sheinwald, from 2008-2010.
Chief Greeter: Ronald Waddell, Executive Director, Legendary Legacies
100th Anniversary- Sullivan, Garrity & Donnelly Insurance
New President- Framingham State University, Dr. Nancy Niemi
150th Anniversary, Ascentria Care Alliance
200 Anniversary-Fletcher Tilton
250 Anniversary-Salisbury Mansion
300 Year Anniversary-City of Worcester