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Charmaine Crooks to Headline International Women’s Day Luncheon Hosted by Sarnia Chamber of Commerce Trailblazing Olympian and Global Businesswoman to Inspire at Best Western, Guildwood Inn The Women In Business Committee at the Sarnia Chamber

Charmaine Crooks to Headline International Women’s Day Luncheon Hosted by Sarnia Chamber of Commerce

Trailblazing Olympian and Global Businesswoman to Inspire at Best Western, Guildwood Inn

The Women In Business Committee at the Sarnia Chamber of Commerce is elated to announce Charmaine Crooks as the distinguished keynote speaker for the upcoming International Women’s Day luncheon scheduled on March 7th, 2024, at the Best Western, Guildwood Inn.

Crooks, celebrated as an Olympic athlete, President of Soccer Canada, and a distinguished global businesswoman, stands as a true trailblazer in both sports and business realms. Her impressive journey as a five-time Olympian and Olympic silver medalist not only reflects determination and excellence but also transcends boundaries, inspiring generations of athletes.

Beyond her achievements on the track, Crooks has been a driving force for diversity and inclusion in the corporate world. Her recent appointment as the President of Soccer Canada further solidifies her commitment to breaking barriers and fostering positive change in the sports industry.

"We are honored to welcome Charmaine Crooks as our keynote speaker for this year's International Women’s Day Luncheon," states Carrie McEachran, CEO of the Sarnia Lambton Chamber of Commerce. "Her remarkable achievements and unwavering commitment to breaking barriers make her an ideal choice to inspire women from all walks of life."

The event is set to take place at the Best Western, Guildwood Inn in Point Edward on March 7th, 2024, starting at 12 pm. Attendees can look forward to a celebration of women's achievements and contributions, complete with networking opportunities, a Q&A session, and a delectable 3-course meal.

In the spirit of giving back, attendees are encouraged to bring a donation for Tampon Tuesday, providing them with a chance to be entered into a prize draw.
Tickets for this empowering event are in high demand and available for purchase until February 29. Secure your spot and join the celebration of positivity, empowerment, and the incredible Charmaine Crooks by visiting or contacting [email protected].



Discover the Thriving Future of Lambton County in 2024! at the Sarnia Lambton Chamber of Commerce’s State of Lambton Business Breakfast 

Exciting developments are on the horizon in Lambton County, and you're invited to be at the forefront of it all! Join us on March 19, 2024, at the Wyoming Fairgrounds for an informative event where the Mayors and First Nation Chiefs of Lambton County will unveil their plans for our vibrant business community. This breakfast event, starting at 8:00 am, is not only an opportunity but a necessity for businesses eager to stay informed about the positive initiatives that will shape Lambton County's landscape this year. Members of the public are also invited to join us at this event.

The Chamber is proud to announce that this enlightening event is sponsored by our community partner, Suncor! Their commitment to supporting local initiatives aligns seamlessly with the shared goal of fostering growth and prosperity within our community.

Throughout the morning, each panel member, comprised of the ten Mayors, or Deputy Mayors and First Nation Chiefs, will provide concise ten-minute updates on the exciting developments within their respective business communities. There will be a Q&A session following their updates, providing the audience with an opportunity to ask questions. This unique format ensures a focused and information-packed session, giving attendees a comprehensive overview of the impactful initiatives in Lambton County.

Given the overwhelming success of last year's event, we anticipate another sell-out crowd. Seize this opportunity and register today to secure your spot at what promises to be a crucial and transformative gathering for Lambton County businesses. Don't miss out on the chance to be part of the dialogue that will shape the future of our community.

Key Event Detail:

  • Date: March 19, 2024
  • Time: Breakfast starting at 8:00 am
  • Venue: Wyoming Fairgrounds

Why Attend?

  1. Exclusive Insights: Gain exclusive insights into the exciting developments planned for Lambton County in 2024 directly from the Mayors and First Nation Chiefs.
  2. Networking Opportunities: Connect with fellow business leaders, community influencers, and decision-makers during the breakfast and networking sessions.
  3. Community Building: Be part of the collaborative effort to build a thriving and sustainable business community in Lambton County.
  4. Sponsor Spotlight - Suncor: Learn more about the impactful contributions of our community partner, Suncor, and their commitment to supporting local initiatives.
  5. Sell-Out Event: Last year, we reached full capacity quickly. Register now to ensure your spot and avoid missing out on this exceptional opportunity.

As we look toward the future of Lambton County, it's essential for businesses and community members to be informed, engaged, and actively shaping the narrative. The Chamber of Commerce welcomes you to register today and be a vital part of the positive momentum driving our community's success in 2024!

Tickets available at For more information contact Robin Cooke at [email protected]