July 23, 2015
Chamber E-Chats
Chamber luncheon at Sysco to feature officials from towns, county
All members are invited to the State of Our Communities Luncheon on Tuesday, August 4 from 12:00 noon to 1:30 pm at Sysco Food Services in Selma. The program includes an update on business and community issues facing our two towns and county from the following speakers: Selma Mayor Cheryl Oliver, Selma Town Manager Jon Barlow, Smithfield Mayor John Lampe, Smithfield Town Manager Paul Sabiston, County Commissioner Chair Tony Braswell, County Manager Rick Hester and Chamber Board Chair Crystal Roberts.

  Platinum Chamber Champions

  KS Bank   Golden Corral logo Zaxbys
Leadership Johnston applications due by July 31
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The next class of Leadership Johnston begins in October and applications are now being accepted through the end of month. Leadership Johnston is a 9-month community leadership program designed for participants to become more productive in the workplace and active in civic affairs.
Rouzer to sponsor NC Business Summit in Washington, DC September 8-9
Congressman David Rouzer and other members of the North Carolina delegation will be sponsoring the North Carolina Business and Economic Development Summit on September 8-9 in the nation's capitol

The Chamber will be taking a delegation to Washington to participate in the summit, visit with Rouzer and other North Carolina officials during the two-day event. 

There is not cost to attend the summit, however participants are responsible for responsible for other costs, including lodging, food and transportation.

  Gold Chamber Champions
BB&TDuke EnergyTriangle Insurance Group Sleep Inn & SuitesWoody's Computing
Four Oaks Bank & Trust Wood Termite & Pest Control    First Citizens Bank

Chamber's new website now online
The Chamber unveiled its new website this month.

The site has responsive design, which means it's mobile friendly and conforms to a smart phone.  It also has a facebook feed, photo gallery, event listings and business directory. Coming soon will be short community videos.

  Events & News
Mural dedication
Neuse Riverwalk, July 24, 10 am. More Info
Ribbon cutting
Pit Stop Body Shop, July 27, 10 am. More Info
New name
Gandolfo's changes name to Gotham's Deli. Read More
  Silver Chamber Champions


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Anna's Gourmet Banana Nut Bread
Coffee Connections hosted by Fairfield Inn
San Marcos Business After Hours