The New York Times: Enviros Waging 'Orchestrated Pressure Campaign' on Climate Bill -- U.S. Chamber CEO

New York TimesOctober 9, 2009

(Page 2) Bill Keith, president of SunRise Solar Inc., a St. John, Ind.-based maker of solar-powered ventilation systems, said there has been "a lot of chatter" among executives this week about the chamber defections. Keith is not a chamber member but sits on the group's intellectual property committee.

"I fully respect the chamber, but I think they are missing the mark on the climate issue," Keith said. "For one, they are not scientists, they are the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. They are supposed to represent businesses."


U.S. Chamber Highlights SunRise Solar as Innovation Success Story

Building Indiana BlogOctober 5, 2009

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Global Intellectual Property Center (GIPC) today highlighted St. John, IN-based SunRise Solar as a national leader in innovation and creativity.

Representatives from SunRise Solar were recently featured at the GIPC’s annual IP Summit in Washington, D.C. as a small business that depends on strong intellectual property rights to remain successful.