Chairman's Message

Chairman's Message

Kala Kuhlthau

As we stand on the threshold of a new year, I extend a warm and heartfelt welcome to each one of you. The dawn of this year brings with it a renewed spirit of possibilities and opportunities for our thriving West Calcasieu Chamber of Commerce.
I am honored to lead such a talented and dedicated group of individuals, as your Chairman. Our collective efforts will undoubtedly make a significant impact on the local business landscape. Let us embrace the challenges, celebrate the victories, and work hand in hand to make this year one of prosperity and shared achievements.

As we embark in this journey in the new year, let us reaffirm our commitment to collaboration, innovation, and mutual growth. The challenges we face are also opportunities to showcase the resilience and strength of our business community.

Here's to a year of collaboration, growth, and prosperity for each member of the West Calcasieu Chamber of Commerce. Thank you for your commitment, and I look forward to a year filled with shared accomplishments and opportunities as your 2024 Chairman.

From the Desk of the Executive Director

Greetings from the West Calcasieu Chamber of Commerce (WCCC) and the communities of Sulphur, Vinton, and Westlake!
As we step into the promising year of 2024, I am honored to extend my heartfelt greetings and share some exciting updates with our dynamic community. Over the past year, the West Calcasieu Cham-ber of Commerce has thrived, thanks to the unwavering commitment and collaborative spirit of our members. Your resilience and dedication have fueled our success, and together, we have achieved remarkable milestones. Looking ahead, our focus remains on fostering economic growth, supporting local businesses, and creating a vibrant community for all. The year 2024 promises new opportunities and challenges, and I am confident that, with your continued involvement, we will navigate these with success. One of the key initiatives this year is the enhancement of our communication channels. We are committed to keeping you informed and engaged through regular updates, events, and, most notably, our upcoming Membership Directory. The 2024 Membership Directory will spotlight the diverse talents and businesses that define our community. As your Executive Director, I am here to support and champion your endeavors. Let us seize the opportunities that lie ahead and continue building a resilient and prosperous West Calcasieu community together.
Thank you for being an integral part of our Chamber, and I look forward to a year of shared success and growth.

Lena McArthur
Executive Director
West Calcasieu Chamber of Commerce