October 29, 2013 4:57 PM

McLeese, outgoing Columbia chamber chief, dies at 69

Ike McLeese, who served as chief executive of the Greater Columbia Chamber of Commerce for nearly two decades, guiding it from disarray and debt to prominence as the region’s leading business advocacy group, died Tuesday after undergoing heart surgery 20 days ago. He was 69.

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