For Immediate Release
Contact: Barbara Rivera Holmes
July 17, 2018
Albany Area Chamber announces ‘Albany Under 40’ finalists
Albany, Ga.– The Albany Area Chamber of Commerce today announced the finalists of the 2018 Albany Under 40 awards, a program launched earlier this year that honors and celebrates the Albany Area’s emerging leaders and professionals in a variety of business sectors, each representing a component of the area’s diversified talentpool and economy.
“The Albany Area is home to young leaders who are making their mark through excellence in their professions, through their innovation and through their commitment to building a stronger region,” said Barbara Rivera Holmes, president and CEO of the Albany Area Chamber. “We’re honored to recognize these diverse, outstanding professionals and proud they’ve chosen to live, work and invest in the Albany Area.”
Finalists were considered from among the nearly 300 nominations that were received for Albany Under 40.
Finalists will be recognized at the Albany Under 40 Awards Reception on August 16 at the Albany Museum of Art, during which category winners will be announced. One overall Albany Under 40 award winner, selected from among the category winners, will be announced at the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce’s 109thannual dinner on January 24, 2019.
Visit albanyga.com to register for the Albany Under 40 Awards Reception.
AU40 finalists 2018
Join the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce for Business After Hours on Thursday, December 13 at Fleming & Riles. $100 prize drawing for Chamber members.
Join the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce for Business After Hours on Thursday, November 15 at Chehaw. $100 prize drawing for Chamber members.
Join the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce for Business After Hours on Tuesday, October 16, sponsored by the Albany Convention and Visitor’s Bureau, at Lovett Hall, Albany State University. $100 prize drawing for Chamber members.
Join the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce for Business After Hours on Tuesday, September 18 at WSWG TV. $100 prize drawing for Chamber members.
Join us for the August Business After Hours at Turner’s Fine Furniture for a great evening of fun, food and drinks. Meet new contacts, promote your business and build relationships within the community. Grab a co-worker or friend and join us at Turner’s Fine Furniture!
Join the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce for Business After Hours on Tuesday, July 24 at Albany Surgical. $100 prize drawing for Chamber members.
Join the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce as it honors military personnel during the
Military Appreciation Rise N Shine Breakfast at Merry Acres Event Center.
The event will also feature Col. Alphonso Trimble, the new commanding officer of
Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany.
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Merry Acres Event Center | 1500 Dawson Road
7:30 a.m. | Networking & Coffee
8 a.m. | Breakfast & Program
$25 members | $35 non-members
Registration deadline is Monday, July 16.
The Albany Area Chamber of Commerce has opened up “Early Bird” vendor registration for the 2018 Business Expo to be held on Thursday, September 27 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Albany Convention Center at the Hilton Garden Inn. Chamber members will receive a 20% discount by registering now through June 30, 2018 and 10% for those who register between July 1 – 31, 2018. No discounts will apply after July 31.
Download the Business Expo Vendor Registration Form.
Download the Food Vendor Registration Form.
For more information call the Chamber office at 229-434-8700.
Congratulations to the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce Star Business of the Week, Cumulus Broadcasting, Inc. Combining high-quality local programming with iconic, nationally syndicated media, sports and entertainment brands, Cumulus delivers premium content choices across South Georgia. Live, local on-air talent provides advertising opportunities to area businesses across six stations – Rock103, Nash FM, V101.7, Mix 107.7, 102.1 Nash Icon and News Talk WALG. On being an Albany Area Chamber member since 1987, Market Manager Kay Evans says, “Being part of the Chamber keeps us connected to the community and provides us with networking opportunities through Chamber events and Business After Hours.”
Cumulus Broadcasting, Inc.
1104 West Broad Avenue | Albany, GA | 229-888-5000 | cumulus.com
Contact: Kay Evans
Thanks to Dunkin’ Donuts for furnishing our Star Businesses donuts each week.