Job Shadowing for Groundhog Day
Students from local public and private schools select from ten business sites to shadow employees in a variety of careers. Shown here are Camden County 8th graders at two job sites.
Annual Chamber of Commerce Business Expo featuring country singer, Colton James
The Chamber’s annual business expo is a two-day event attracting nearly 1,000 attendees. During the expo, businesses display their products and services to the community, chefs from area restaurants showcase their talents at cooking challenges, and non-profits are on hand to increase public awareness for their efforts.
Reindeer Games Bowling Tournament
The Chamber makes a yearly donation of canned goods to the Food Bank of the Albemarle during this entertaining event. Shown here (L-R): Lynn Merritt, Melissa Merritt, Dana Bateman, and Nathan Jernigan. In the background is the Food Bank’s Photo Bomber, Steve Murray.
Coast Guard Day with the Chamber of Commerce’s Celebrity Servers
The Elizabeth City Area Chamber of Commerce shows their appreciation to “those who serve” by serving food to approximately 3,000 military officials and their families during the annual Coast Guard Day.
2014 Small Business Awards Luncheon at College of the Albemarle
The 2014 event sponsored by COA, Small Business Center and Hutchins, Canning, and Company recognizes the areas successful small businesses.
2014 Elizabeth City Area Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Dinner at Elizabeth City State University’s
K.E. White Center.
Each year the annual dinner recognizes the achievements of companies and individuals with awards such as the Business of the Year and the Volunteer of the Year. Pictured here is the Chamber’s Board Chair, Diana Gardner (left) with one of the Ambassador of the Year winners, Nationwide Insurance’s Lynn Merritt.
Chamber of Commerce Golf Classic at the Pines of Elizabeth City Golf Course
Paul Craig, Louis Bacon, Michael Ulch, and Chris Craig, proud members of the Harbor Glass Team who ‘won’ last place at the 2014 tournament.
2014 Women of Excellence Committee
Shown here are previous winners of the prestigious Women of Excellence award with founder and Board Chair. The Women of Excellence Committee establish the nomination criteria and voting process in order to honor women who go above and beyond to make a difference in the community.