Congratulations to Georgia Power Company, Albany Area Chamber’s Star Business of the Week!
Georgia Power, the largest operating company within Southern Company, has proudly served our community for over 100 years. They are committed to making a positive impact for many years to come. Georgia Power has been a member of the chamber for more than 80 years. Area Manager, Jay Smith says “Chamber membership is a way to live our motto of “A Citizen Wherever We Serve.”
Congratulations to the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce Star Business of the Week, Sherwood Christian Academy. Founded in 1985, the school is Albany’s only faith-based college preparatory school, serving children in grades K3-12.
Sherwood Christian Academy has been a member of the Albany Chamber since 1997. When asked how the school benefited from Chamber membership, Dr. Brian Dougherty, headmaster of the school stated “We enjoy the relationships we have built over the years with community leaders & business owners. Some of our preferred vendors are chamber members”
For more information about Sherwood Christian Academy visit:www.SCAEagles.com
Congratulations to JeWels of Albany, the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce Star Business of the Week! JeWels offer the latest in ladies fashion jewelry and handbags. Whether you are looking for sterling silver, rhinestones or pearls you can find the perfect accessories for everyday styles to those special occasions. When asked, what sets your business apart, Susan Giles Tucker answered, “we treat everyone as friends offering the best customer service and affordable prices.” For more information about this local business, call 229.483.0602 or visit 2610 Dawson Road #14 Albany, GA
Congratulations to the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce Star Business of the Week, Red Lobster! Red Lobster offers full-service casual dining in a relaxed atmosphere serving a wide selection of seafood, including lobster, shrimp, snow crab, and more. They also offer options for our land-lovers, including our flavorful NY Strip and a delicious Cajun Chicken Linguini Alfredo.
When asked what sets Red Lobster apart Damian Skinner, General Manager explains, “Everything we do is a celebration of seafood – from how we source our fish and shellfish to serving up new ways for you to enjoy it. Since 1968, we’ve been committed to bringing you a seafood experience you won’t find anywhere else. That’s how we Sea Food Differently.”
Congratulations to the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce Star Business of the Week, Watson Spence LLP! Founded in 1948; Watson Spence, LLP is approaching its 71st year providing broad, high quality legal services, Attorneys, Mediation, Government Affairs and more.
Chris Foreman, contact, explains, “We have 70 years of building an unparalleled reputation for excellence and have forged relationships with our clients, the business community, our community at large, and the bench and bar. The diversity of our practice and breadth of experience has provided the platform to serve clients throughout the State of Georgia, U.S and globally. We offer the business community high quality services that can be accessed locally.”
For more information on Watson Spence LLP visit: https://watsonspence.com/
Congratulations to the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce Star Business of the Week, Albany Body Works! Albany Body Works has been in business for 40 years, offering auto body repair services to the Albany area. Brian Duren, Owner, explains “at Albany Body Works customer service is number one priority. We have the best technicians in the business.”
Congratulations to the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce Star Business of the Week, Courtyard by Marriott! Courtyard by Marriott has been open for 50 years, offering services including hospitality, lodging, catering, meeting spaces, board room, restaurant, lounge areas including pool, lobby, fitness center, and business center.
Courtyard by Marriott has been a member of the Chamber of Commerce for ten years. Andrew Lee, General Manager explains, “Marriott Brand hotels are innovative catering to our unique guests especially the business professional. We have an extensive membership program that our guests enjoy and we offer great benefits to our valued employees. We take pride in everything we do here at the Courtyard.”
For more information on Courtyard by Marriott visit: https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/abycy-courtyard-albany/
Courtyard by Marriott Albany
3019 Kensington Court
Albany, Georgia 31721
Thanks to Dunkin’ Donuts for furnishing our Star Businesses donuts each week
Congratulations to the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce Star Business of the Week, Albany Area Art Council! The Albany Area Arts Council, Incorporated in 1976, works as a community cultural partner with the City of Albany. They maintain and operate the City’s historic Carnegie Library as a home for the Arts Council by utilize the space as a fine arts gallery for local and regional artists, meeting space for local community and cultural groups, and public rental space for special events. Additionally, the Albany Area Arts Council is a public relations agency, endeavoring to aid collaboration and communication among existing arts and cultural agencies in the City of Albany. Nicole Williams, Executive Director explains, “The Albany Area Arts Council works to unite our community through the Arts and Humanities. As such we are both an arts and a community service organization.” For more information on Albany Area Art Council visit: https://www.albanyartscouncil.org/.
Congratulations to the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce Star Business of the Week, SOWEGA Council on Aging! SOWEGA Council on Aging has been open for 50 years, serving seniors 60+ with information on programs, services, information and resources for individuals with disabilities, and their caregivers. SOWEGA Council on Aging has been a member of the Chamber of Commerce since 1987. Izzie Sadler, Executive Director explains, “We are a non-profit agency designated as an Area Agency on Aging. We work with the Division of Aging Services, Department of Human Services, and our local communities to provide programs and services according to the needs of the elderly and disabled in the southwest Georgia region.”
For more information on SOWEGA Council on Aging visit: http://www.sowegacoa.org/