Wednesday August 1, 2018
Mission:
 To advance, promote and encourage successful growth
for members and business community.
CHAMBER CHAMPIONS
Thank you for your support of The Greater Mount Airy Chamber of Commerce.
NEW MEMBERS
Welcome!
ANNOUNCEMENTS
The Greater Mount Airy Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual Job Fair on Thursday July 26, 2018 at Mount Airy High School. With over 40 Employers and 120 Job Seekers, multiple direct hires, many interviews, and 100+ resumes submitted, the event was a success! We would like to give a special thanks to all Event Sponsors and Volunteers, and to all who attended and participated in any way. We sincerely appreciate your support! Thank you for making an impact on the workforce of our community.
Job Fair Volunteers: Anchored Sweet Treats & Savory Eats, FedEx
Mount Airy TDA, State Employees’ Credit Union, State Farm Insurance, Surry Communications, Surry County Schools
Career Counseling and Resume Services provided by: NCWorks Career Center of Surry County
Did you know?

One of the benefits of being a Chamber member is the ability to display business cards in the Mount Airy Visitors Center. This is a great opportunity to advertise to the many community members and tourists that come to the Visitors Center each week.

Questions about this benefit can be directed to Cristie Andrews, Membership Director, via chambermembership@mtairyncchamber.org.
Do you use social media to promote your business?
The Greater Mount Airy Chamber of Commerce is not only a means to making connections at events and meetings, but online as well! If your business utilizes social media, please submit your profiles to The Chamber so we can Follow you, Like your page, and Share/Like your posts.

Follow us too! Click the icons below to be directed to The Chamber's social media accounts.
Send the links/urls or usernames of your social media profiles to Mallory Smith, Marketing Manager, via mallory@mtairyncchamber.org.

Your social media profiles can also be added to your listing on mtairyncchamber.org which can help grow your following even more!
USA Today asked a panel of wine industry experts to pick their favorite American wine regions. Vote for Yadkin Valley out of this pool of 20 nominees once per day on multiple devices until voting ends on Monday, August 20 at noon. Scroll to the bottom of the list to Yadkin Valley, click Explore & Vote, then click Vote.
EVENTS
TOMORROW AUGUST 2, 2018 - BUSINESS AFTER HOURS w/ PMABA
Pilot Mountain Area Business Association will be hosting The Chamber's August Business After Hours at the Armfield Civic Center . Guests will enjoy a Hawaiian Luau themed atmosphere with food, door prizes, and networking opportunities.
Join us for this unique Business After Hours! Learn more and RSVP below.
AUGUST 3, 2018
RIBBON CUTTING AT FARMHOUSE SPITS AND SPOONS

2:00pm
225 N Main St. Mount Airy, NC

You're invited! This is a place for every cook, non-cook, foodie, hostess, and farmhouse decor guru! Join us in welcoming Farmhouse Spits and Spoons to The Chamber and Main Street Mount Airy.
AUGUST 17, 2018
RIBBON CUTTING AT TAKE A PEEP

3:00pm
701 West Pine St. Suite 500
Mount Airy, NC

Take a Peep provides 2D, 3D & 4D ultrasound services to expecting mothers. What a wonderful experience! Come see what Take a Peep is all about on August 17, 2018. All are invited! 
AUGUST 30, 2018 - LUNCH WITH LEADERS
Speaker: Chris Knopf, County Manager
Topic: "State of the County"
Lunch with Leaders is a mid-day event for making connections, learning from an esteemed member of the community, and a meal. If you are interested in reserving seats, or sponsoring this event, click the Learn More button below.
FUTURE BUSINESS AFTER HOURS EVENTS
OCTOBER 12-14, 2018 - 52ND ANNUAL AUTUMN LEAVES FESTIVAL
Title & Bandstand Sponsor:  Carolina Carports
Cup Sponsor:  Cardinal CT
Cornhole Sponsor:  Allegacy
DECEMBER 7, 2018 - HOLIDAY GALA
Sponsorships are available for this event! Contact  Travis Frye   for more information.
200 North Main St.
Mount Airy, NC 27030