Anderson Area Chamber of Commerce
December 20th, 2017  
Featured Event

Upcoming Events
Biscuits 2 Business 
  • Biscuits-2-Business is a FREE  leads group that will meet on January 10th at 8:00 a.m. 
  • There is LIMITED seating and an RSVP is required!
  • Each attendee will be given an opportunity to speak about their business and listen to our speaker, Bill Nickas, owner of Sullivan's Metropolitan Grill! 
Upcoming Ribbon Cutting 
Ribbon Cutting: December 28th, 10:30 a.m. 
Imperial Grill 
3517 Clemson Blvd
Anderson, SC 29621

Member Spotlight
Laneika K. Musalini is a native of Anderson, SC. She is the wife of Wadud Musalini and the mother of 4 children: Antonio, Shay, Nas and Naim.

Laneika received her associate degree in business from Tri-County Technical College in Pendleton; a bachelor degree from Anderson University; a master degree in Human Resource Development from Clemson University; and a grant writing certificate from the Un iversity of South Carolina. Laneika is a member of the Grant Professional Association; Anderson Area Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals; and National Council of University Research Administrators, where she often serves as workshop faculty and session presenter. She has been a grants professional for more
The 25th Junior Leadership Anderson is set to start January 2018.  This year the Chamber received over 160 applications  from students in their junior year who are attending the 8 area high schools.  75 students were chosen to interview with over 35 invited to participate in the 2018 program.  The program is offered at no cost to the students who participate.  Yet, the program is funded by generous donations made by private and business donors.  If you are interested in donating please follow the link to the Foothills Community Foundation website, select the fund named "Jr. Leadership Anderson" to donate.

Community Reminders

Anderson County received two TTI buildings through state-funded grant money to utilize both for themselves and to offer to incoming industry so they can have an opportunity to get a jump start on their manufacturing and training.
2nd Annual Holiday D.I.V.A. Dash and Shopping | DEC 23rd |
Come join us for a morning filled with fun!  We will have different workout stations set up for some timed fun.  A little healthy Christmas Eve's Eve competition.  Co-ed teams, moms/daughters, dads/daughters spousal teams are welcome!!

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Thank You to Our Business Partners
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