Tuesday, May 08, 2012
Georgia Chamber Exchange Open for Business
The Georgia Chamber's newest investor service, the Georgia Chamber Exchange, is an online marketplace exclusive to Georgia Chamber members. It serves to better connect each region while offering deals and discounts within our network. Visit the Exchange here. Over 60 Georgia Chamber companies have already joined on the Exchange, posting many great offers and services. Participating in the Exchange is complimentary but members will need to log in with provided credentials. For more information, please contact Rebecca Jones at email@example.com or 404-223-2473.
Welcome New Premium Members
The Georgia Chamber would like to recognize Southwest Airlines, Kauffman Tire, Lennar Corporation, Blue Sky Agency, Atlanta Magazine and UPS as the newest premium investors in our organization. Thank you again for your continued support and investment.
Connect Georgia 2012- Support the Campaign!
The Georgia Chamber and Georgia Transportation Alliance are hard at work on the Connect Georgia 2012 transportation referendum campaign. By voting "yes" on the transportation referendum in July, Georgians will have the opportunity to make vital transportation improvements that will help create jobs and increase economic investment in each region of the state. To learn more about the Connect Georgia 2012 campaign, please click here.
National Small Business Week: May 20-26
National Small Business Week will be held May 20-26. The Georgia Chamber's Small Business Council is excited to highlight many small business investors and services during this week. Particularly, the Council is seeking small business leaders to share their stories about what Georgia Chamber membership and services have meant to their business. Submit your story by May 18 to firstname.lastname@example.org and qualify to win two free tickets to the 2012 Congressional Luncheon on August 21. To learn more about the Small Business Council and initiatives, please click here.
National Defense Industry Association to Visit Moody Air Force Base
On May 15, the National Defense Industry Association - Georgia Chapter - will hold a meeting hosted by the 23rd Wing & Base Leadership of Moody AFB in Valdosta. The 23rd Wing organizes, trains and employs combat-ready A-10, HC-130 and HH-60 pararescuemen and force protection assets and personnel consisting of approximately 6,000 military and civilian personnel. The wing executes worldwide close air support, force protection and personnel recovery operations in support of humanitarian interests, United States national security and overseas contingency operations. Click here for more information and online registration.
Georgia Employers' Association Wage & Salary Survey
The Georgia Employers’ Association, invites you to participate in the 2012/2013 Wage & Salary Survey. By participating in the survey you will receive a FREE copy of the results - a $200.00 value! Many companies have come to use surveys as a tool for planning their compensation strategy. Remember all survey results will be kept confidential and individual company data cannot be recognized. To participate, click here. For more information, please contact David Whitaker at email@example.com.
HomeSafe Georgia Campaign
The Georgia Department of Community Affairs and the Georgia Department of Labor have launched a campaign to increase public awareness of HomeSafe Georgia, a program that provides mortgage assistance to the unemployed and underemployed. The campaign will kick off with a public information session on Saturday, May 12 in Carrolton for residents in the West Georgia region. For more information, please visit the HomeSafe Georgia website here.