Union Chamber History

History of the Union Chamber

As an international organization, the Chamber of Commerce model is over 400 years old.

1500s, Chamber of Commerce in Marseille, France is the first on record.

1773, the first Chamber of Commerce in the U.S was established in Charleston, S.C.

1911, President Taft called for the establishment of a U.S. Chamber of Commerce

In Union, we remember the years by the Presidents who served:

Past Presidents

Sal Dovi, 2012 - 2014

Daniel Murphy, 2010 - 2012

Toni Johnson, 2008-2010

Kim Decker, 2006-2008

Theodore Jakubowski, Ed.D., 2005-2006

Charles S. Minton, 2003-2005

Sal Dovi, 2001-2003

Sharon J. Patel, 1999-2001

Stephen F. Hehl, 1997-1999

James J. Masterson, 1995-1997

Thomas F. Roche, 1993-1995

Eileen J. Torbick, 1991-1993

Erwin Samuels, 1989-1991

David B. Zurav, Esq, 1987-1989

John J. Guidera, Esq., 1985-1987

Stephen B. Petrik, Jr. 1983-1985

Robert C. Miller, 1981-1983

Martin H. Hochadel, 1978-1981

Dominick A. Crincoli, 1977-1978

Fred E. Glaser, 1976-1977

Grace Lane, 1974-1976

Stanley R. Sommer, 1972-1974

Fred E. Glaser, 1968-1972

William A. Jamieson, 1966-1968

Benjamin Romano, Esq., 1964-1966

Frank M. Pitt, 1956-1964

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