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The LATVIAN AMERICAN Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to promoting its members’ business interests and building global relationships.


If you are a Latvian professional working in the United States, a U.S. based company interested in conducting business in Latvia and the E.U. or a Latvian based company interested in entering the North American market – the Latvian American Chamber of Commerce is your greatest source for business assistance, education, networking and mentoring.


OUR MISSION

The Latvian American Chamber of Commerce (LACC) is a not-for-profit organization incorporated in the State of Illinois as a business association. The Chamber is dedicated to fostering its members' business interests, educating and facilitating commercial contacts and building relations. As the voice of Latvian American business men and women throughout the United States, the Chamber’s goal is to serve their best interests and help influence decisions and actions, which improve their economic vitality.

The Chamber is also at the forefront of encouraging and promoting domestic and foreign trade to benefit its members, the community, our local chapter cities and states. Its goals include promoting our members businesses and enhancing trade relations between the US and Latvia and enhancing relationships with similar organizations and other regional diaspora communities and their respective nations. We intend to serve as a business resource for our local Honorary Consuls, the Latvian Ambassador to the United States, The Republic of Latvia and its appointed trade commissions.


 

Latvian American Chamber of Commerce

Executive Board

Mikus Kins - President
Andy Cukurs - Executive Vice President
Andy Velkme - Vice President of Local/National Relations
Peteris Freimanis - Vice President International Relations
Eric Kalnins - Secretary/Legal
Andrew Johansson - Treasurer/Marketing

LACC Regional Directors:
Ivars Slokenbergs - Regional Director for NY / NJ / CT
Jānis Bergs - Regional Director for Rocky Mountains
Larisa Lacis - Regional Director for Texas