Robins Region Celebrates 2nd Annual Chamber Week | Best Of
WARNER ROBINS, GA- The Robins Regional Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the 2nd Annual Chamber Week (May 13-17, 2013); an initiative which showcases the role that the Chamber plays in the community by focusing on leadership development, community and government advocacy, education and networking.
Each day during Chamber Week, a signature event will spotlight one of the active committees of the Chamber and provide outstanding networking and educational opportunities. The week starts with a Chamber Week Proclamation by the Houston County Commission Chairman, Tommy Stalnaker and the Tri-city Mayors- Mayor Chuck Shaheen, Mayor John Harley and Mayor Jimmy Faircloth. The second day features the Government Relations program Eggs & Issues, featuring the regional legislators. They will offer an update on how state government is working to enhance the Robins Region. Eggs & Issues will be held at 8:00 a.m. at the Museum of Aviation in Hangar One. Also on Tuesday, the Educational arm of the Chamber will make a donation to Middle Georgia Technical College with a check presentation at 10:30 a.m. at the Warner Robins Campus. On Wednesday, May 15th, Business Development will take center stage as the Chamber hosts the Robins Regional Business Forum. The Chamber will host Special Agent Derek Lyman- Macon Domicile, Secret Service who will provide members with information about counterfeit money and areas of fraud and computer crimes in order to protect their business. The forum will take place at 12noon at the Chamber. Lunch will be provided.
Bring colleagues and friends and join the Chamber for the annual Super Business After Hours: Robins Regional Food Fest & Business Expo! Led by the Community Affairs committee, this event will be held on the fourth day of this fast-paced week. This fun event allows businesses in the Robins Region to showcase their products and services. Guests will also enjoy the opportunity to sample great food from many of the local member restaurants at the Robins Regional Food Festival, which will be held in conjunction with the Expo from 5:30-8:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 16th at Museum of Aviation – Century of Flight Hangar. Finally, on Friday, May 17th, end the week with the timeless Chamber tradition, Business on the Greens: Chamber Golf Tournament. Take part in this exciting day of networking and fun while learning more about other business leaders in the community. The tournament begins at 9:00 a.m. at The Landings Golf Club.
May is also Membership Month for the Robins Regional Chamber of Commerce. Members are encouraged to share their stories of success with the Robins Regional Chamber with prospective and new members.
Special thanks and appreciation to our Chamber Week 2013 sponsors. Our Chamber Champions are CB&T Bank, Cox, Flint Energies, Five Star, Houston Healthcare, Robins Federal Credit Union and Virginia College. Our Chamber Coaches are American Pride Bank AT&T, MBG Office Solutions, Jeff Smith Automotive Group, Middle Georgia Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine, SunTrust Bank, SunMark Community Bank, Qualified Staffing Services and Dr. William E. Freeman, MD. Our From the Sidelines sponsors include BB&T Bank, JMA Architects, Georgia Military College, Parrish Construction, and Spherion Staffing Services of Middle Georgia.
Other sponsors include Chamber Fans: Automotive Paint & Equipment, Belk, Cracker Barrel, Dragoon ITCN, Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter, Lowe Toyota, McDonalds - 1879 Watson Blvd, Middle Georgia Technical College, Nichols, Cauley & Associates, LLC, Secure Health Plans, Southern Lighting, SRA International, STI Electronics Inc., Support Systems Associates, Inc., Timco Aviation Services, Warner Robins Supply, Warner Robins Rehab & Nursing Center, and WMAZ-TV; and Chamber Crew: Advanced Testing, Allgood Pest Solutions, Aging Aircraft Consultants, Aircraft Engineering & Installation Services Inc., Auto Vault, LLC, Bank of Perry, Buffalo Wild Wings, CGR Credit Union, Coleman American, Comfort Inn & Suites at Robins AFB, Dayton Aerospace, Inc., Dental Associates of Warner Robins, LLC, Fairfield Inn & Suites, Farmer's Furniture, Franklin Battery & Supply Company, Geotechnical & Environmental Consultants, Greenway Insurance Agency, Golden Key Realty, Hunt-Miller Insurance Agency, HYE Precision Products, LLC, Jorge Scientific, KRATOS Defense & Security Solutions/Madison Research Sector, Macon Mall, Marco's Pizza #8066, McNeal Agency, Inc., Modern Woodmen Fraternal Financial, National Exterminating Company, Noel Robbins Nationwide Insurance Agency, OBGyne Consultants, Progressive Consulting Technologies, Publix #1008, Publix #1291, Satterfield & Dempsey Jewelers , Serenity Hospice, TransWaste Services, Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, Women's Health Care, Lane's Southern Orchards, Image Center, ComSouth Telecommunications, Coleman America, Strato's, Warner Robins Police Department.
For more information about Chamber Week 2013 and to register for the week’s events, visit us online at http://www.robinsregion.com/chamber-of-commerce/chamber-week.php