September Business After Hours
Hosted by the Greater Statesville Chamber of Commerce at the 2014 Spellin' Bee
Statesville Civic Center
September 16, 2014
5 pm - 6:00 pm
Spellin' Bee 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Statesville, NC 28677-5839
The 20th Annual Spellin' Bee is coming up on September 16th at the Statesville Civic Center. It will start with Business After Hours sponsored this year by the Greater Statesville Chamber of Commerce. The Spellin' Bee will begin at 6:00 pm. Proceeds from the Bee are used to support workforce development in Iredell County. Each GED graduate of Mitchell Community College is awarded a scholarship for one free curriculum or occupational extension class. This opportunity provides a lot of Mitchell's GED graduates the means and encouragement they need to take the next big step in moving forward along their career pathway.
BUSINESS AFTER HOURS is one of the Chamber's most popular programs and is hosted each month by a Chamber member business. It is designed for members to meet and build relationships with other Chamber businesses along with providing the ultimate opportunity tonetwork. These networking evenings take place between 5:00 and 7:00 p.m. usually on the third Thursday of the month.
Remember to bring business cards to distribute to business contacts, prospective clients, and to enter the door prize drawings.
Ribbon Cuttings and Grand Openings
One of the most exciting events for a business, whether new or existing, is celebrating a grand opening and/or ribbon cutting The Greater Statesville Chamber of Commerce offers its assistance in the planning and preparation of your Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. We provide the "giant" scissors and the ribbon. Our staff will photograph the event to "preserve the moment" and we print your photo in our Connection Magazine.
There is no charge for the Chamber's involvement, it's a value-added benefit of being a member of the Greater Statesville Chamber of Commerce.
September Ribbon Cuttings
Larkin Golf Club
September 4, 2014
11:30 am - 1:30 PM
Come celebrate the Grand Opening of Larkin Golf Club (formerly Fox Den Golf Club) with a Ribbon Cutting on Thursday, September Fourth. Larkin will be serving hot dogs and hamburgers so come out during your lunch break. The ribbon will be cut at 11:45 am.
Body & Soul Massage Therapy
September 18, 2014
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The Greater Statesville Chamber of Commerce invites you to a Grand Opening Social and Ribbon Cutting for Body & Soul Massage Therapy. Body & Soul Massage Therapy will provide light hors d'oeuvres and door prizes.
Flow Automotive Birdies, Bogies, and Business
This golf tournament is strictly for fun but there is a twist. Statesville Chamber members meet on the green in hot competition at the Statesville Country Club.
View Photos From The Tournament
Davis Regional Amazing Race
Imagine an event that sends you around Iredell County searching for answers to all sorts of clues and riddles, completing challenges that will make you laugh, make you think, and allow you to compete with other teams running around with one goal in mind? Cross the finish line FIRST!!!!!
See how the teams finished in the race! Check out photos from the race!
Thank you to our sponsors!
Business Spellin' Bee
A popular event that draws business teams together in a highly competitive spelling bee format to raise money for scholarships for GED graduates to attend Mitchell Community College. It is a blast.
View photos of the event by visiting our facebook photo album here!
Chamber Business Expo
The Business Expo is held each year at the Statesville Civic Center, usually in March. The Expo offers exhibitors the opportunity to increase their market potential and to network with businesses and the Greater Statesville community. Over 1,000 attendees.
Look at photos from our previous business expo presented by Yadkin Bank here!
Annual Chamber Awards Dinner
This event is held once a year and is the Chambers Annual Fundraiser. Focusing on Leadership, the Chamber bestows members of the business community with Citizen of the Year, Small Business of the Year, Large Business of the Year, Industry of the Year, Non-Profit of the Year, and Ambassador of the Year awards and recognition during this evening event.
View the photo gallery on our website here!