Successful New Year’s Reception in Poznań
On 19th January the Netherlands-Polish Chamber of Commerce along with the Embassy of the Netherlands organized the first Business Drink in Poznań in 2017. The New Year’s Reception took place at Concordia Design and gathered more than 50 participants; among them were present members of the NPCC, guests of the Dutch Embassy as well as representatives of the municipal government.
Ceremonial welcoming and toast was given by the Ambassador Ron van Dartel for whom it was the first opportunity to meet the Chamber’s business community present in the area of Poznań. The following speech was delivered by the Director of the Netherlands Polish Chamber of Commerce – Elro van den Burg, who presented activities carried out during the last year in Poznań as well as business plans for the approaching period. Afterwards the warm welcome was given to Tomasz Wielgus – the new Chairman in the region of Wielkopolska, whose long involvement and experience at the Chamber’s initiatives will help to grow our regional branch. Closing the official part the Chairman of the NPCC Remco van der Kroft handed the Ambassador Ron van Dartel the new edition of the Members Directory Booklet 2016/2017.
After the official part of the event, the guests could mingle and launch new business contacts meanwhile enjoying delicious food and drinks prepared for this special occasion.