the Spirit for networking of
Zarathushti businesses and professionals worldwide
was launched on December 29, 2000 as part
of the legacy project of the Seventh World
is registered in the State of Illinois as
a "Not For Profit" entity. US tax-exempt
status as a 501(c)(6) corporation will be
sought. WZCC will be operating within its
charter and by-laws with 15 Directors elected
from all over the world.
Similarly WZCCI is registered in Mumbai,
India, as a society registered under the
Societies Registration Act - 1860 [Regn.
No. 1620, dated 8th Dec. 2003]. WZCCI
operates within the framework and objects
What is the Genesis?
history is a testament to the Zoroastrian
business acumen and entrepreneurial successes.
In order to rejuvenate this spirit, several
Zarathushti Business Conferences were held
in North America. These annual conferences
culminated in the start up of the Zarathushti
Chamber of Commerce. At the first
business meeting of the Chamber in Houston
on December 29, 2000, the business persons
from all over the world elected to enlarge
the scope of the Chamber to all the regions
of the world which led to the renaming of
the Chamber as the "World Zarathushti
Chamber of Commerce".
The Purpose of WZCC?
- To facilitate, encourage and promote
the spirit of entrepreneurship amongst
- To promote Zarathushti businesses interests
- To enhance cooperation, networking
and solidarity amongst Zarathushti business
and professional communities.
- To gather appropriate statistics of
Zarathushtis doing business worldwide.
- To develop a mentoring program
- To identify sources of funding for
Zarathushti business ventures.
The WZCC Logo - Integrity
WZCC logo has Industry & Integrity embedded
in it. These were the words that came
into Rohinton Rivetna's mind at the time
when the WZCC team were on the look out
for an appropriate logo which would promote
the organization in a positive manner.
Click Here for an article
which will help you understand why the words
Integrity & Industry are important for
our future in the Zarathushti Business World.