GARY | Times Publisher Chris White will speak at the next Gary Chamber of Commerce monthly general membership luncheon at noon Sept. 9 at the Steel City Buffet, 411. E. 5th Ave.

Newly appointed as publisher of The Times Media Co., White most recently was the regional publisher for GateHouse Media Inc. in Ohio.

White said he hopes to get to know as many people in the community as he can, hear what they have to say and then develop goals for the company.

The meeting and luncheon is open to the public. Cost is $17 in advance or $20 at the door. Call the Chamber office (219) 885-7407 to reserve a seat.