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La Mesa Chamber of Commerce feting eight heroes. Karen PearlmanContact reporter. Eight East County residents will be honored in March at the La Mesa Chamber of Commerce's 10th annual "Salute to Local Heroes." The event is set from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 8, at the Town & Country Resort Hotel in Mission ...
In 1986 Fleet and farm manager Pete Egen was the St. James Area Chamber of Commerce President. Fast forward thirty two years later and he finds himself in the same role as the St. James Area of commerce had their annual meeting last Wednesday. During the annual meeting the Collage Saint James ...

Carbondale Chamber of Commerce recognizes community leaders at annual banquet ... A tireless and ageless volunteer, a community-minded business owner, and a long-standing Carbondale retailer were among honorees Friday at the Carbondale Chamber of Commerce's Annual Banquet at the SIU ...
The Tri-City Regional Chamber of Commerce received an Outstanding Chamber Program Award for its economic gardening program at the annual Western Association of Chamber Executives conference in Henderson, Nev., on Feb. 6. The chamber's economic gardening program is the first of its kind in ...
A: One of the things we like to look at is when you become part of the Lebanon Area Chamber of Commerce, you become part of the business community. One of the quotes on our brochure is "We're committed to helping your business thrive by offering cost-saving programs, visibility and tools to help you ...
The Euclid Chamber of Commerce is offering a yearlong series of free workshops for local businesses. Membership is not required. Complete details and registration are available at www.euclidchamber.com/events, or contact the chamber at 216-731-9322 or info@euclidchamber.com. The schedule for ...

The city's business elite came out in force Thursday night to celebrate a year of civic accomplishment at the Seaside Chamber of Commerce Annual Award Dinner. "One of the biggest years ever," chamber Executive Director Brian Owen said from the podium of the Best Western Oceanview Resort banquet ...
FOLEY - "We have lots of exciting things to talk about, lots of exciting things to share with you today," said South Baldwin Chamber of Commerce Vice President of investor Relations and Business Growth & Retention Travis Valentine, thus kicking off the Chamber's new Gateway Initiative during an event ...
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- The Huntsville-Madison County Chamber of Commerce is hosting an upcoming internship symposium for area high schools and businesses. Companies are invited to find out how they can start an internship program of their own. At the recent State of the schools address, educators ...
The Chamber of Commerce, Windham Region, will host its Home, Health & Business Expo 2018 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 3 and noon to 5 p.m. March 4 at the East Brook Mall, 95 Storrs Road, Mansfield. The Chamber of Commerce, Windham Region, will host its Home, Health & Business Expo 2018 ...
MADISON (WKOW) -- The Madison Black Chamber will salute the Black Business Community for its innovation, leadership and the movers and shakers in Madison. On Thursday, Camille Carter, President of the Madison Black Chamber of Commerce stopped by Wake Up Wisconsin to talk about the ...
Then we talk about those things at the upcoming spring break awards," said Chamber of Commerce President, Dana Matz. President Matz said the goal of the Aces awards is for local businesses to know they're supported. "Now the nice thing is, if you're a business in this community that is not a chamber ...
AMANDA SABGA/staff photoBeverly Donovan, president of the Greater Haverhill Chamber of Commerce, speaks at a chamber event. Amanda Sabga. Beverly Donovan is resigning as president and CEO of the Greater Haverhill Chamber of Commerce to become the economic development coordinator for ...
What is now the Madison Black Chamber of Commerce was founded in 2004, but it is stepping into new territory next week that it hopes will further boost its growing membership. The inaugural Black Business Awards Dinner is set for Feb. 22 at the Best Western Premier Park Hotel on Capitol Square and is ...
The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce will be sponsoring a job fair on Thursday, February 22, from 4 p.m. -7 p.m. at the Sheet Metal workers Hall. Organizations will represent a wide variety of industries that will be seeking entry level, mid-management level, and interns with qualifications varying from high ...
NYSSA -- A local chamber closed its doors in mid-January and does not have immediate plans to reopen. This is according to a report from the Nyssa Chamber of Commerce and agriculture Board, which was released following its Feb. 8 meeting. The office has been closed as of Jan. 12 and, according to ...
Chamber members welcome Larry Knewbow with Firehouse Ice, at the general meeting Feb. 6. Firehouse Ice is presently based in Moscow and considering expanding to Orofino. L to r: Jeff Jones, Paul Pence, Monica Jones, Melina Johnson, Chamber Director, Ann Wright, President, Larry Knewbow, Chris ...

Justin Wilson and Russell Looper, co-founders of Manufacturing Repair and Overstock, accept the Small Business Award for the 21-44 employees category during the Small Business Awards Luncheon at the Chattanooga Convention Center on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018 in Chattanooga, Tenn. The event was ...
TWIN FALLS -- The Twin Falls Area Chamber of Commerce will host its annual meeting and awards banquet from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 23 at Stone House and Co., 330 Fourth Ave. S. The keynote speaker will be Pat McGaughey. The chamber will announce the results of the board of directors election; ...
businesses throughout Warren County gathered at the Sloane Convention Center to celebrate a year of success for the Chamber of Commerce. Before the ceremony, a dinner was served and music was played by a local string band. Tonight is about honoring those who better the greater Bowling Green ...
The Clearfield County Chamber of Commerce warned members on Thursday afternoon of a possible scam. An unknown individual called a member of the chamber and claimed to be the "Chamber of Commerce." The individual reportedly called the Clearfield County Historical Society and asked how many ...
Peter Meyer (third from left), market president of TD Bank, congratulates the presidents of Chambers of Commerce from around the city. Pictured with Meyer are: Nunzio Del Greco of the Bronx; Jessica Walker of Manhattan; Andrew Hoan of Brooklyn; Linda Baran of Staten Island; and Thomas Grech of ...
The Anchorage Chamber of Commerce says it opposes a controversial voter initiative that would regulate the use of public bathrooms in the city. ... In a letter, the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce said this week the measure would be bad for business and that it would mark Anchorage as "unwelcoming.".
During a speech to the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce on Thursday morning, Gov. Charlie Baker teased about a major company expanding in Massachusetts. Baker said the announcement would come later Thursday, but wouldn't name the company during the breakfast speech. The governor also ...
The Rangeley Lakes Chamber of Commerce held its annual meeting Jan. 31 at the Country Club Inn, 56 Country Club Road. During the meeting, the annual election results were announced by Margery Jamison. Joanne Dunlap, who served on the Executive Board as president in 2017, was elected to ...
We've noted which Chambers of Commerce have seen changeover in management roles in the slides above -- or in cases where figures were only available for executives who are no longer with their respective chamber. Interestingly, the average compensation for the 66 executive salaries we uncovered ...
"Right now, workplace harassment is definitely a timely topic," said Stacey Mallett, vice president of marketing and communications for the Toledo Regional Chamber of Commerce. "We try to always be on the lookout for those topics that our members and local businesses need to be aware of and learn ...
HAVERHILL -- Beverly Donovan is resigning as president and CEO of the Greater Haverhill Chamber of Commerce, but will remain with the organization on a temporary basis. Donovan of Salem, New Hampshire, has been chamber president since the fall of 2016. She will step down to accept a position ...
Sandy--The Sandy Area Chamber announced the launch of The Business Institute to help build the capacity of small to medium size businesses in the state. The Institute will host several different academies to provide a variety of training resources. Academies include: The Business Accelerator Academy; ...
"We are trying to be good stewards of the organization, and a building of this size and age needs a for-profit owner who can invest the necessary funds to maintain it properly," said Nancie Zobrist, the chamber's executive director. The building, which was first constructed as a bank, is located on the ...
PRIEST RIVER -- Building support for time-honored community events and increasing business networking opportunities are new Priest River Chamber of Commerce President Katie Elsaesser's goals for 2018. The Priest River native joined the chamber in December 2016 on behalf of her employer, local ...
On Tuesday the Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce held its monthly Business and Breakfast Meeting, and this meeting was also the Chamber's membership breakfast. The breakfast had over 200 people in attendance. Chamber began by first honoring former President and CEO Laurie ...
businesses, entrepreneurs and other Midland Area Chamber of Commerce members were recognized during the chamber's 79th annual meeting Tuesday night. A room full of Midland community leaders packed the Great Hall Banquet and Convention Center on Feb. 6 to honor up-and-coming businesses ...
BELVIDERE -- The Belvidere Area Chamber of Commerce will host a human resources lunch presentation from 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Feb. 14 at Tropical Oasis, 7450 Logan Ave. Brandy Lavender and Michael Parrott will present "Generational Impact... Aligning Your Employee Benefits with a Changing ...
After a few months of planning and discussion, the Doniphan County Chamber of Commerce executive board passed a vote to update their logo. "I can't remember when the last time it was updated, but since we've been actively growing the Chamber in the past two years, we thought it was time to update ...
MARION, S.C. - The Greater Marion Chamber of Commerce held its annual meeting and auction at Woodhaven two weeks ago. Bennye King of Bennye's Sandwich Shoppe was named Small Business of the Year. Called a well-known fixture on Main Street, the shoppe opened in 2014 with more than 25 ...
The Middlesex West Chamber of Commerce is now accepting nominations for these categories: Business of the Year, Chamber Member of the Year, Business Person of the Year, Rising Star (young professional under 40), Best retailer of the Year, Best Restaurant of the Year, Best New Business, Lifetime ...
The Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut will host a business after hours networking event from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 21 at Mystic Seaport, 75 Greenmanville Ave. The Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut will host a business after hours networking event from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Feb.
"We needed to create a new paradigm for Chambers of Commerce. The old Chamber of Commerce model doesn't work anymore," says DiPirro. She even dared to broach the touchy subject of whether businesses were spreading too rapidly in Amherst - bringing all that traffic. "Seventy-seven percent of the ...
A dedicated, strong and successful servant to the community is how the Austin Chamber of Commerce describes its 2017 "Austinite of the Year." On Tuesday, Bobby Jenkins, owner of ABC Home and commercial services, was presented the chamber's highest honor. At their annual meeting, a number or ...
Each year, the Yreka Chamber of Commerce hosts its Annual Membership Meeting and Business Expo to celebrate its accomplishments during the previous year ... Each year, the Yreka Chamber of Commerce hosts its Annual Membership Meeting and Business Expo to celebrate its accomplishments ...
An influential leader in Alabama's cattle industry died Saturday at his home after a brief illness. John Trotman held several prominent positions throughout his life, including president of the National Cattlemen's Association, president of the Alabama Cattlemen's Association, chairman of the Board of the ...
The Chincoteague Chamber of Commerce wrapped up a busy 2017, including promoting the town both through traditional media and advertising and with a growing social media presence. Working with more than 40 journalists and travel writers resulted in articles about Chincoteague appearing last year ...
The Grand Island Chamber of Commerce announced on Monday the annual award recipients for Hall of Fame, Small Business of the Year, Outlier ... Tickets can be purchased online at www.gichamber.com, or you can make your reservation to the Grand Island Chamber of Commerce by calling (308) ...
The Pendleton Chamber of Commerce didn't go far to find its next executive director. The chamber announced Monday that Megan Lauer, its membership coordinator since 2014, will be promoted to lead the local business organization as the interim executive director. In a statement, chamber President ...
The nomination period is open through February 18 for awards that will be presented at the 79th annual Magnolia-Columbia County Chamber of Commerce Membership Banquet. The banquet will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, March 1 in the peace Hall at First United Methodist Church. Tickets are $20 and ...
As is tradition with Chambers of Commerce, the Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce sent off its 2017 leadership and welcomed the 2018 leadership with a bang. Presented by TDECU, the Totally '80s Chairman's Gala was held Friday, Jan. 26, at Safari Texas ranch. The annual event paid tribute to the leaders ...
The Hanover Area Chamber of Commerce announced three new members to its Board of Directors for 2018. The new members are Richard Lemay, vice president and branch manager of Mascoma Savings Bank; Michael Scheller, business team leader for mechanized plasma systems at Hypertherm, ...
The Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Madison County school System and Madison County Family Connection, will conduct the youth Leadership Program during February and March. These three organizations have been working together to hold the Youth Leadership Program for over 10 ...
The Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce wants assistance in finding a new headquarters in what officials describe as "the center of activities" in the region. The Chamber's Board of Directors has authorized a request for proposals seeking a "site selector / buyer's representative" for real estate ...


 

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