CLCC 2019 Annual Luncheon
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 26, 2019
COLUMBUS LOWNDES CHAMBER OF COMMERCE TO HOST ANNUAL LUNCHEON WEDNESDAY JULY 24, 2019
COLUMBUS, Miss- Columbus Lowndes Chamber of Commerce is set to host their annual luncheon open to all Chamber members on Wednesday July 24, 2019. The event will take place at Lion Hills Center from 11:30am-1:00pm.
“I am excited to share all of our Chamber achievements with our membership at the annual luncheon” said Lisa James, CLCC President. “It’s our chance to really highlight the incredible programs and events we have been able to make happen in our community this year”.
The sponsors of the Chamber Annual Luncheon include Calvert Spradling Engineers, Financial Concepts, Cable One, PACCAR Engines, Steel Dynamics Inc, Watco, Mississippi University for Women, Neel Schaffer, and Vertex Aerospace. Awards will be given to recognize the outstanding volunteers, businesses, and members that have gone above and beyond to serve the chamber this year.
The membership will be given an update on the accomplishments of the year by President Lisa James. In addition, the Chamber will be recognizing outstanding members and volunteers with several awards. Volunteer of the Year, Small Business of the Year, Medium Business of the Year, Large Business of the Year, and New Member of the Year will be presented.
The keynote speaker address will be presented by Dr. Jimmy Abraham, Vice Chairman of Client and Business Relations at Cadence Bank. He has also held multiple leadership positions while working at his alma mater, Mississippi State University, where he served for nearly 38 years. He is known for his outstanding communications skills and received multiple awards for his leadership while working at the university. Dr. Abraham’s message will resonate with people of all ages and backgrounds! Read more about Dr. Abraham at https://drjimmyabraham.com
The Columbus Lowndes Chamber of Commerce Board consists of Board Chairman, Blaine Walters of The Bride and Groom, Melinda Lowe Director of Outreach and Innovation at MUW, Lucy Rhett of Nickels Wealth Management, Scott Ferguson of Financial Concepts, Beth Jeffers of The Fitness Factor, Matt Bogue of The Dutch Oil Group, Jill Savely of Golden Triangle Early College High School, and Greg Stewart of Aurora Flight Sciences.
Tickets are $15 and can be purchased here: https://conta.cc/2X8qvKc