Abby Randall was recently named the new executive director of the Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce.
Randall is a 2009 graduate of Bemidji State with a degree in marketing communications, and worked at the Bemidji Pioneer after graduating.
“Throughout the past 10 years, I have had the opportunity to develop lasting connections within the Bemidji area business community. Through countless discussions about marketing strategies, plans, as well as highlights and struggles of being a business owner in Bemidji, I feel that I am in tune with what affects our small businesses’ bottom line and health,” said Randall.
“Our Chamber of Commerce plays a vital role in the growth of our business community and I’m excited for the opportunity to further progress the organization and develop new strategies to bring even greater value to our members.”
Randall has also been an active member of the Chamber’s Young Professionals Network, and has served on the Marketing Committee for the Boys and Girls Club of the Bemidji Area.
Randall will oversee the Chamber’s daily operations, as well as direct Chamber staff.