Fox Cities Chamber names new leader
Shannon L. Meyer is the new president and chief executive officer of the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce. She replaces Bill Welch, who is retiring after 23 years..
Meyer, 35, has served as president and CEO of the 1,500-plus member Cedar Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce in Iowa since 2008, having arrived soon after the devastating June 2008 flood that impacted 1,500 businesses in the area. Previous to being in Melbourne, Meyer held a similar position with the Twin Cities North Chamber in Mounds View, Minn., which served 800 members.