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Friday, July 10 2015
The Fayetteville Regional Chamber would like to congratulate George Joell 3 Photography , the July recipient for the Mayor's Small Business Award. The award is presented by the Chamber, in cooperation with the City of Fayetteville and Mayor Nat Robertson, as well as Reed-Lallier Chevrolet. George Joell 3 Photography is located at 7716 Raeford Rd., Ste. C and at 910-797-1529, or on the Web at ...read more
Categories: Announcement, Official News Release
Thursday, July 09 2015
As has been widely reported, the Department of Defense has announced troop reduction numbers across the country, and Fort Bragg is slated to lose a net of 842 military positions by the end of 2017. "While we are disappointed for any losses at Fort Bragg, the small reduction we will see versus original estimates is further reinforcement that our community continues to be a blueprint of how a ...read more
Categories: Announcement, Government Affairs, Official News Release
Wednesday, June 03 2015
Please note that your Fayetteville Regional Chamber is now operating on its traditional summer hours, to help make the most of time serving our members. Your Chamber will be open extended hours, from 8 a.m to 5 p.m., Monday through Thursday. On Fridays, the Chamber will be open from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. These times are expected to be in effect through Labor Day. About the Chamber The Fayetteville ...read more
Categories: Announcement, Official News Release
Thursday, May 28 2015
Fayetteville Regional Chamber President and CEO Doug Peters has announced his resignation effective December 31, 2015, the Chamber announced Thursday. Peters, who leads both the Chamber and its Economic Development Alliance, has held the position since June of 2008. "Today's announcement is bittersweet, given my passion for the Chamber, our members and our work on their behalf," ...read more
Categories: Official News Release, Announcement
Thursday, May 21 2015
For Immediate Release Contact Seth Dearmin, sdearmin@nexusstrategies.com , (919) 829-1132 x 106 North Carolina Elected Officials, Business and Labor Groups Launch Campaign to Protect Airline Jobs Call on Federal Government to Open Consultations with Qatar and United Arab Emirates and Freeze New Flights under Open Skies Agreements Charlotte, NC ( May 21, 2015 ) – Elected officials, chambers ...read more
Categories: Release for Others
Wednesday, May 20 2015
The Fayetteville Regional Chamber, in partnership with CEED, proudly presented the Second Annual Small Business Awards Wednesday at the Holiday Inn I-95. Leading the way as the Small Business of the Year was Moonlight Communications, while Anstead's Tobacco Company took home two awards. Wayne Anstead was named the Small Business Person of the Year, and Anstead's took home the Fan-Voted ...read more
Categories: Announcement, Official News Release
Wednesday, May 20 2015
The Fayetteville Regional Chamber of Commerce announced today the findings and recommendations of the Chamber 2025 Task Force. The 2025 Task Force's goal was to study, evaluate, and make strategic recommendations on where and how the Chamber can reposition itself over the next 10 years, to meet the needs of its members, the business community and the broader community. This task force was made ...read more
Categories: Announcement, Official News Release
Friday, April 17 2015
By Carolann Hall Fayetteville Regional Chamber The Fayetteville Regional Chamber is proud to announce the April Business of the Month Award to Corvias Military Living. Corvias, a 10-year Chamber member, took over management of housing at Fort Bragg in 2003. That began a 50-year partnership to manage the renovation and development of military homes and luxury apartments. "Throughout the ...read more
Categories: Official News Release, Announcement
Monday, April 13 2015
The Fayetteville Regional Chamber would like to congratulate Molly and Bruce Arnold, proprietors of Rude Awakening and White Trash, the April recipients for the Mayor’s Small Business Award. The award is presented by the Chamber, in cooperation with the City of Fayetteville and Mayor Nat Robertson, as well as Reed-Lallier Chevrolet. The Mayor’s Small Business Award is presented to a ...read more
Categories: Official News Release, Announcement
Monday, April 06 2015
The Fayetteville Regional Chamber is proud to announce the recipients of the Young Entrepreneur Academy (YEA!) funding awards. Four groups received a total of $6,000 in funding from the Jason A. Williams Young Entrepreneur Fund, which will help the students from grades six to 12 start their businesses. This year's YEA! winner, who will represent Fayetteville in the regional competition later ...read more
Categories: Announcement, Young Entrepreneurs Academy, Official News Release
Friday, March 13 2015
The Fayetteville Regional Chamber is proud to announce the winners of this year's annual awards, which were given out Friday night at our Annual Meeting & Awards Gala at the Crown Complex Expo Center. Taking home Business of the Year honors was Hutchens Law Firm. Hutchens was nominated alongside Home Instead Senior Care and Gilbert Theater. On the individual awards side, winners were as ...read more
Categories: Announcement, Official News Release
Monday, March 02 2015
The Fayetteville Regional Chamber would like to congratulate the Fayetteville FireAntz, the March recipient for the Mayor’s Small Business Award. The award is presented by the Chamber, in cooperation with the City of Fayetteville and Mayor Nat Robertson, as well as Reed-Lallier Chevrolet. The FireAntz become the third winner in 2015, joining Superior Bakery and Trimmerz Barbershop. “We ...read more
Categories: Official News Release
Thursday, December 11 2014
Dear Chamber Members: Please consider this urgent call to action. Share Your Voice on Sanderson Farms The primary role of the Fayetteville Regional Chamber is to serve as the area's chief business advocacy organization. As a representative of the business community and our growing membership specifically, there are times that it's important to ask for engagement in order that our ...read more
Categories: Action Alert, Official News Release, Announcement, President's Corner
Friday, November 14 2014
The Fayetteville Regional Chamber is proud to announce it has been recognized as one of the 2014 recipients of the prestigious Carolinas Accredited Chamber designation. The Carolinas Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (CACCE) honored eight chambers at their annual meeting: Asheville Area Chamber Fayetteville Regional Chamber Greater Lexington Chamber Greater Summerville/Dorchester ...read more
Categories: Official News Release
Wednesday, November 05 2014
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. - Election Day 2014 has come and gone, and the local political landscape appears to be pretty similar, as only a small number of seats will be occupied by new faces. While statewide, we will see a new U.S. Senator in Thom Tillis, incumbents held strong in most Cumberland County and region related races. "We're excited to see such a great local turnout for a mid-term ...read more
Categories: Official News Release, Government Affairs
Thursday, July 24 2014
After five years in temporary quarters in Haymount, the Fayetteville Regional Chamber is moving back to Historic Downtown Fayetteville. Chamber officials announced today their intention to occupy the former grocery warehouse and woodworking shop at 159 Maxwell Street, at the corner of Maxwell and Russell Streets. The original building was built circa 1908 as the J.H. Culbreth and Co. warehouse. ...read more
Categories: Announcement, Official News Release
Thursday, July 17 2014
The Fayetteville Regional Chamber is pleased to announce a new program designed to help our members support the growing footprint of the Chamber mission, the 110 Partners. 110 Partners is designed to help the Chamber fund new and exciting programs that will enrich the business community and increase the economic viability of our region. "We're excited to launch the 110 Partners program ...read more
Categories: Announcement, Official News Release
Tuesday, March 05 2013
RESOURCES Full PEA Report Fort Bragg Appendix From Report Chamber's Comment Letter A Letter Template For You to Sign and Send The Fayetteville Regional Chamber is requesting that our Members and the general public comment on the Programmatic Environmental Assessment for Army 2020 Force Restructuring, released by the US Army Environmental Command on Jan. 18, 2013. In the report, Environmental ...read more
Categories: Official News Release