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Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce Weekly Updates
Chamber  Keynotes July 5, 2017

Chamber Board Nominations to the Board of Directors Announced
The Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors is pleased to present their slate of nominations for the 2016-2020 Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce Board term. This slate includes the names of five nominees.
In accordance with Article V, Section 2 of the constitution and by-laws of the Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce, a Nominating Committee was appointed by incoming chair, Bob Peele, Wanchese Marine Industrial Park.  This Committee met and has brought forward the following list of nominees to serve for a three year term on the Chamber Board of Directors:
  • Jackie Chunn, Southern Insurance
  • Penny Bentley, Southern Bank
  • Charles Lewis, Belk
  • Kevin Zorc, Town of Nags Head/Fire Chief
  • Scott DeMasse, CMIT Solutions (filling an expired term through Sept 2019)
  • Jeff Schwartzenberg, OBX Frozen Yogurt (filling an expired term through Sept 2019)
  The constitution further provides in Article V, Section 2-C, that names of candidates for director can be nominated by petitions bearing the genuine signature of at least twenty-five (25) members of the Chamber.    Such petitions shall be filed with the Nominating Committee within ten (10) days after notice has been given of the names of those nominated.    The determination of the Nominating Committee as to the legality of the petitions shall be final.
If no petition is filed within the designated period, the nominations shall be closed and the nominated slate of candidates shall be declared elected by the Board of Directors at their regular July meeting.  If a legal petition shall present additional candidates, the names of all candidates shall be arranged on a ballot in alphabetical order.  Instructions will be to vote for the number of candidates needed to fill open positions.  Identifications shall be made on the ballot of those candidates nominated by the Nominating Committee. 
Jolly Roger Restaurant Named Business of the Month

The Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce is pleased to congratulate Jolly Roger Restaurant, owned by Ms. Carol Ann Angelos, as the May 2017 Outer Banks Business of the Month.

Being the oldest running Italian restaurant on the Outer Banks, the Jolly Roger Restaurant is open 365 days, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Along with being a full service restaurant and bar lounge, the Jolly Roger has nightly karaoke and dancing.  The list of local organizations Jolly Roger Restaurant has been involved with goes on and on; Toys for Tots, Beach Food Pantry, Outer Banks SPCA, Ruthie's Kitchen, Room at the Inn, First Flight High School are just to name a few. 
Pictured left to right: Chef  Frank   Griffis, Jolly Roger Restuant; Chamber Board Chair Brent Tomlinson; Owner Carol Ann Angelos, Susan Godwin: and Sherri Marsicano , Jolly Roger Restaurant. 
Upcoming Chamber Events

July 11
8-9:30 a.m. 
Peak Resources Outer Banks, Nags Head

6:00 p.m.   at Prospect Avenue Beach Access

July 13
5:30-7:30 p.m.
Outer Banks Harley Davidson, Harbinger

July 19
6:00 p.m.   at Prospect Avenue Beach Access

August 8
8-9:30 a.m.
Dare County Arts Council, Manteo

6:00 p.m.   at Prospect Avenue Beach Access

August 9
The Elizabethan Gardens, Manteo

August 24
6:00 p.m.   at Prospect Avenue Beach Access

September 5
6:00 p.m.   at Prospect Avenue Beach Access

September 7
CMIT Solutions of the Outer Banks

September 8
at Leviathan, Southern Shores 

September 13
5:30-8:30 p.m. 
Jennette's Pier, Nags Head

September 14
1:00 p.m. Shotgun Start
Nags Head Golf Links

September 19
5:30-7:30 p.m.
Comfort Inn North, Kill Devil Hills

September 22

September 26
(current members and prospective members)
Sponsored by CMIT Solutions
at Simply Southern Kitchen

September 28
5:30-7:30 p.m. 
at the Inn on Pamlico Sound

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Drew Wright
Citizens One Home Loans
6475 N. Croatan Hwy
Kitty Hawk, NC  27949

Prem Gupta/Naresh Khadgi
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Douglas Arcos
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Kimberly Rosenberg/Kay Harris Holt
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Jason & Mary Emminizer
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Rose Jones, RN
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Rita Seelig Ayers
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Daniel Sumerel/Randy Naylor
Scotch Hall Preserve
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