Red Deer and District Chamber of Commerce CEO Rick More
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Rick More retires as Red Deer Chamber CEO

Rick More is retiring from the Red Deer and District Chamber of Commerce.

After 17 years, including the past three as the CEO, More will retire on Nov. 15.

“During his tenure as CEO, Rick provided a calmness and optimism that was needed not just in the business community, but in our everyday lives. When Rick was hired as CEO, our expectation of him was to provide consistency. He executed exactly what we needed,” said Dustin Snider, chairman of the Red Deer & District Chamber of Commerce board in a news release.

“He has left this chamber of commerce better than when he found it, with momentum that this community will continue to see benefits from long after his departure. “Rick More has exemplified heart for this community.”

More said he was happy to guide the organization over the last number of years.

“It has been my honour to work with our amazing business members and witness their undaunting commitment, resilience and dedication to this community. This was a hard decision but I am looking forward to the next chapter of my life,” he said.