Today’s media seem glad to report that Americans are more divided than ever. But you wouldn’t have known it if you attended the annual Chamber of Commerce dinner and experienced the friendly interaction, laughter, and applause last Thursday evening. Delicious food and drinks were served at the beautifully decorated Jones Crossing, and the evening was fast, fun, and celebratory. A stirring invocation was given by past president Brian Culp, and current president Chrystal Rogers, emcee for the event, kept it moving. Our two main honorees were the Business Person of the Year, the ever-popular Mike Washington, and the awesome Susan
Being a small business owner is easy…said no one ever! Equipment issues, finding and keeping employees, finding and keeping customers, making payroll, paying rent and vehicle leases (not to mention taxes and insurance) are just some of the challenges we face on a daily basis. You are an IT guy, a marketer, an operations manager, a mechanic, an office manager, an HR representative, a salesman, a quality control manager, and the list goes on. You must be a chameleon to be a successful business owner. But what makes owning a business easier is growing your network. When I started my
Thrive Church was honored with the Business Spotlight of the Month for February 2022. You can learn more about them at mythrivechurch.com. Here is their video:
Home Bank was honored with the Business Spotlight of the Month for January 2022. Here is their video:
A partnership made up of Morgan County organizations has created a new fundraising t-shirt to benefit small, locally owned businesses in the hospitality sector to help them cope with the real-world difficulties of the current global pandemic. Created by Visit Morgan County and the Martinsville Chamber, this “I Love Local” t-shirt design highlights the importance of supporting local businesses. The Mooresville Chamber of Commerce has also joined the partnership to help promote the shirt and the importance of supporting our smaller businesses during this time. Local business Super Sports will produce the shirts and net proceeds from t-shirt sales will benefit a grant fund for
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By Brian Culp 2020 Mooresville Chamber Board president Thursday night was supposed to be one of the grand events in the Mooresville Chamber of Commerce year – our annual dinner. During the annual dinner we recognize the Mooresvillian of the year and the business of the year and give everyone a chance to reflect on the accomplishments from the previous 12 months. Instead, we were all on lockdown — trying to figure out if there is enough food and toiler paper in our houses. We plan to eventually have that event, though it will be later in the year. This
This is a part time position. Business Engagement Center Agents are responsible for re-engaging with non-sold customers, and ultimately setting appointments.
The Morgan County Humane Society is looking for help with Facebook, the website, posting and creating flyers for special events and fundraisers and newspaper advertising.