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January 2012

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Chairman's Message CALENDAR Chamber Connections Friday,January13th 11:30 a.m. -1:00 p.m. Outback Steakhouse $15.00 Each participant has 45 seconds to do a "commercial" about their business. Member Mixer Thursday,January19th 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Dalton Depot 110 Depot Street Free to attend Morning Member Mixer Tuesday,January24th 8:00 a.m. to 9a.m. Salem Baptist Church 1448 Pleasant Grove Drive, N.E. Free to attend Wake Up...Whitfield Economic Forecast featuring Dean Sumichrast Tuesday,January31st 8:00 a.m. –9:00 a.m. Dalton Golf &CountryClub 333 CountryClub Way Tickets are $15.00 Happy New Year! In this first edition of ChamberLink for the new year you will see that there are many exciting events and activi- ties in store for the coming year!! We are preparing for the 2012 leg- islative session of the Georgia General Assembly,which starts January9th. Each Januarywewelcome our leg- islative delegation as they join us for our "Good Morning Dalton" breakfast. Our local legislators help ensure that all of our members are informed on the critical issues facing the Legislature. We appreciate their service and dedication to our Greater Dalton community. We will be verybusy this month with a Legislative Reception in Atlanta reminding the full State Legislature of the significance of Greater Greater Dalton Chamber of Commerce 890 College Drive, Dalton, GA 30720 (706) 278-7373 www.daltonchamber.org Mission To serve as the unified voice of business, to promote the economic prosperity of the region and to build partnerships and leadership that improve the quality of life while delivering superior member services. Vision The Greater Dalton Chamber of Commerce will provide the leadership necessaryto leverage community resources and build partnerships that are focused on positive community growth. Organizational Priority Strengthen our ability to marshal the resources necessarytoachieve positive community growth by focusing on three core areas: economic development, leadership developmentand community development. 2 Chamber Link Dalton as the economic engine for this region. Also, our first Wake Up…Whitfield of 2012, fea- turing Dean Sumichrast with the TerryCollege of Business, who will be visiting to give us his Economic Outlook. Please keep abreast of our future programs and make reservations for upcoming Chamber Events on our all new web- site at www.daltonchamber.org. Remember these programs would not be possible without our 2012 Chamber Sponsors. Please be sure to read our special feature this month introducing your Chamber'sExecutive Board. We hope you enjoy the opportunity to learnmore about the Board members, and we hope to personally meet you at an upcoming net- working opportunity. All my best wishes to you for amost prosperous 2012! Joe Yarbrough, Chairman Executive Board of Directors Joe Yarbrough, Chairman..................Mohawk Industries Bryan McAllister,Chairman-Elect.......BrownIndustries Penny Carpenter,Treasurer................Morehouse Group Lynn Laughter,Past Chairman............Laughter &Jones Financial Management Brian Anderson, President &CEO.......Greater Dalton Chamber of Commerce Don Adcock.....................................Adcock Financial Group Carl Bouckaert.................................Beaulieu Group Vann Brown.......................................ArrowStar,LLC John Davis.......................................Peacock Alley Kelly Fletcher....................................North Georgia Business Machines David Jolly.......................................J&J Industries Jim Kortum.......................................Windstream Communications David Morgan.................................Shaw Industries, Inc. Jeff Myers........................................Hamilton HealthcareSystem, Inc. Pablo Perez, M.D.............................Saint Joseph Clinic, P.C. Dan Rogers.....................................OMNOVASolutions RobertH.Smalley III..................................McCamy,Phillips, Tuggle &Fordham, L.L.P. Andy Walker.........................................Alliance National Bank Staff Brian Anderson......................President &CEO Michelle Bartenfeld.................Membership Account Executive Andrew Carnes......................Economic Development Project Manager Elyse Cochran………..............Senior Vice President of Economic Development Beth Morrison……..................Vice President, Member Services Summer Nix..........................Administrative Assistant Judy Sawyer….............……....Vice President, Finance &Administration Alex Stall...............................Economic Development Senior Project Manager Phyllis Stephens……................Senior Vice President Barbara Ward…….................DirectorofWorkforce Development www.daltonchamber.org January2012

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