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ANNOUNCING: Chiling Tong Joins as Newest Member of Committee of 100

5th May 2018

The Committee of 100 is excited to announce Chiling Tong as the newest member of the Committee of 100.


Chiling Tong, Committee of 100 Member

The Committee of 100 is proud to welcome Chiling Tong as its newest member. Chiling has intensive domestic and international experience in economic and business development, with a focus on researching and enhancing the growth of small and minority business enterprises competing in the global market. Tong’s career spans the private, non-profit and public sectors. She has been selected as the new President and Chief Executive Office of The Asian & Pacific Islander American Chamber of Commerce & Entrepreneurship (National ACE) effective January 1, 2017.  Tong was the Founding President of International Leadership Foundation (ILF). Over 18 years, Tong has built a strong nationwide network of 15 chapters consisting of entrepreneurs and community leaders, to support ILF’s mission. Tong was also an Ash Center Research fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School. In 2017, Tong received “advocate of the year award” from the U.S. Department of Commerce and was recognized at the White House.

Please click here to read her full biography.

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