WASHINGTON, D.C. September 9, 2021 – Today the Canadian American Business Council announced an addition to its distinguished Advisory Board. Former Pennsylvania Governor Edward G. Rendell will join the CABC Advisory Board to provide key insights and guidance to the Board of Directors, committees of the Board, and the executive leadership.
Governor Rendell brings 34 years of public service experience, including 24 years as an elected official. Rendell served two terms as Governor of Pennsylvania (2003-2011) and two terms as Mayor of Philadelphia (1992-2000). Governor Rendell has dedicated his career to rebuilding and reinvesting in infrastructure, most notably as co-chair of the organization “Building America’s Future.” His expertise and experience will bring a new perspective to the Advisory Board as it works to strengthen and advance the Canada-US relationship.
“It is our honor to welcome Governor Rendell to the CABC’s Advisory Board,” said Maryscott Greenwood, CEO, CABC. “As we navigate both country’s post-pandemic recoveries, Rendell’s expertise will be invaluable to our Advisory Board as it makes recommendations and provides counsel for a prosperous bilateral recovery.”
“As Governor, I looked to the CABC to provide advice on the bilateral relationship, it is now my pleasure to join its distinguished Advisory Board,” said Rendell. “I look forward to working alongside this renowned group to advocate and advance Canada-U.S. relations.”
Governor Rendell joins the existing members of the Advisory Board, which includes former U.S. and Canadian ambassadors, and provincial, state, and federal leaders.
About the CABC: Established in 1987, the Canadian American Business Council is the leading non-profit, non-partisan, issues-oriented organization dedicated to fostering dialogue between the public and private sectors in Canada and the US. Members are key business leaders and stakeholders from both sides of the border ranging from entrepreneurs to best name brands in the world. Collectively, CABC members employ about two million people and have annual revenues of close to $1.5 trillion. For more information, visit www.cabc.co.
SOURCE Canadian American Business Council