2016 Meet the Candidates

VALDOSTA, GA – The Valdosta- Lowndes Chamber of Commerce co-hosted the 2016 Meet the Candidates event last night along with the HomeBuilders Association of South Georgia and the Valdosta Board of REALTORS®. Candidates running for office in the upcoming general election had the opportunity to share their platforms with over 150 in attendance at Mathis City Auditorium. The evening began with a “meet and greet” … Continue reading 2016 Meet the Candidates

Welcome to the Barber House: An Unveiling and Celebration

VALDOSTA, GA – The Valdosta-Lowndes Chamber of Commerce held an unveiling party last night to honor the individuals and companies who supported the Chamber’s “Investing For The Next Century” capital campaign in 2015. The campaign raised nearly $600,000 to make improvements to the Barber House and to help support the SEEDS Business Resource Center. Guests were treated to a candlelight buffet provided by Covington’s Catering … Continue reading Welcome to the Barber House: An Unveiling and Celebration

Ribbon Cutting at Park Place by McLane

VALDOSTA, GA- The Chamber Ambassadors held a Ribbon Cutting ceremony for Park Place by McLane, recently. Park Place by McLane is a new business to the Valdosta area; however the owner/operators of the facility, the McLane family, have been serving the Valdosta- Lowndes community for over 80 years. The space is open to rent for events such as a gathering after celebrating a loved one, … Continue reading Ribbon Cutting at Park Place by McLane

Ben’s Tire and Auto Repair Ribbon Cutting

VALDOSTA, GA- The Chamber Ambassadors held a Ribbon Cutting ceremony for Ben’s Tire and Auto Repair, recently. Ben’s Tire and Auto Repair is a thriving business in Valdosta. Owner, Ben Neal has been in the auto repair industry since his early twenties, and has served the people of Lowndes County for over 20 years. Other businesses in the area have similar services, but Neal says … Continue reading Ben’s Tire and Auto Repair Ribbon Cutting

Leading Business of the Week: Comfort Suites Valdosta Mall

VALDOSTA, GA- The Chamber Ambassadors recognized Comfort Suites Valdosta Mall as the Leading Business of the Week this week. Comfort Suites has all the essentials and more when it comes to lodging needs. A member of the Williams Investment Company out of South Georgia, Comfort Suites is a multi-time Choice Hotels Gold Award winner and among the highest-rated hotels in Valdosta. Being near the Valdosta … Continue reading Leading Business of the Week: Comfort Suites Valdosta Mall

Leading Business of the Week: Comfort Keepers

VALDOSTA, GA- The Chamber Ambassadors honored Comfort Keepers as Leading Business of the Week this week. Comfort Keepers provides in-home care services to seniors in Valdosta, Georgia and the surrounding areas.  Since the Valdosta branch opened in 2009, owners Scott and Lisa Register have established industry leading standards of care. The business works with doctors, hospitals, and other organizations in the area in order to … Continue reading Leading Business of the Week: Comfort Keepers

Leading Business of the Week: Jim Hinton Oil Co., Inc.

VALDOSTA, GA – The Chamber Ambassadors recognized Jim Hinton Oil Company as the Leading Business of the Week, recently. Jim Hinton Oil Company is a petroleum bulk station that has serviced the wholesale fuel needs of the Valdosta area for over 40 years. They now supply oil to retail outlets in addition to some commercial, agricultural, and governmental agencies. Technological innovation is becoming a part … Continue reading Leading Business of the Week: Jim Hinton Oil Co., Inc.