Jack Witt, personal trainer and fitness consultant, has been sworn in as President of the Universal City/North Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, succeeding Victor Viereck, CPA. Witt will lead the chamber during its Centennial Anniversary Year, which includes a major celebration, “The Past Meets the Present Meets the Future,” on April 29. That event will be at the Executive Grill at Universal Studios, beginning at 6:30 pm, and includes free parking at Gate 1.
Witt will also focus on business building and networking for chamber members, building synergy between community groups and working with the arts community. Additionally, Witt wants the chamber to promote environmental issues, advocate health efforts and be a resource regarding governmental concerns.
Witt had served as president-elect of the chamber. He previously headed the UCNH Jaycees where he led “Operation: Santa,” which collects and delivers toys to deserving children, and Childspree, which helped purchase school clothing and supplies for children. Witt received statewide honors as the Outstanding Young Californian. His business, Get Fit With Witt, has been the chamber’s Small Business of the Year. Witt was also named Angel of the Year by the Rotary Clubs of the San Fernando Valley.
A certified personal trainer, Witt provides training and fitness services, including online programs, to many individual and corporate clients in the San Fernando Valley and beyond.
Other members of the UCNH Chamber executive board include Nova Kousherian, United Alignment Tire Center; Gloria Gold, Halcyon Center; Victor Viereck, CPA and realtor; Cheryl Caponetta-Lomeli, CC Skincare; Steve Rubin, attorney at law; F. Bentley Mooney, attorney at law; and Guy Weddington McCreary, historian.
For more information, please visit the chamber Web site at www.noho.org.