On May 30, 2019, the U.S. – Russia Chamber of Commerce (“USRCC”) hosted its “by invitation only” 10th Anniversary Reception. The celebration took place at the Hilton Americas-Houston, Downtown.
The celebration started with the opening remarks provided by the USRCC Chairman of the Board, Andrew Pidgirsky, who thanked the USRCC members, partners and stakeholders for their support and briefly described the USRCC’s achievements over the last decade.
Opening remarks were followed by the speech made by Mr. Piotr Galitzine, Chairman and CEO, TMK IPSCO/President, U.S. – Russia Chamber of Commerce, who congratulated the USRCC on the 10th anniversary and emphasized the important role the USRCC plays in the development of the U.S. – Russia business relations.
Mr. Galitzine’s speech was followed by congratulatory remarks made by Jack Christie, Council Member, At-Large 5, City of Houston and Hon. Alexander Pisarev, Consul General of the Russian Federation, who congratulated the USRCC on achieving such a significant milestone.
Remarks were followed by an award ceremony that honored the USRCC members and supporters whose dedication and contribution helped the organization to continue its mission to shape the business relations between Russia and the U.S.A. The USRCC’s award ceremony included 6 nominations: Leadership Award, Advisor Award, Civic Leadership Award, Corporate Support Award, Major Corporate Contributor Award, and In-Kind Support Award.
The event was very well received by the attendees who expressed their confidence that the U.S. – Russia Chamber of Commerce will continue to grow and prosper.
We would like to thank our Anniversary Patron TMK IPSCO and Bronze Sponsors TechTrans International and UNI International for their support.
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