South Georgia Named 2018 ‘Great American Defense Community’

Washington, D.C. – The South Georgia region is one of five communities across the country named to the 2018 class of Great American Defense Communities, the Association of Defense Communities (ADC) announced with USAA, the initiative’s official sponsor. The Great American Defense Communities, now in its third year, recognizes military communities and regions that help improve the quality of life for service members and military … Continue reading South Georgia Named 2018 ‘Great American Defense Community’

Jump’n Jacks 4 Kidz named Small Business of the Month

Renasant Bank and the Chamber presented Jump’n Jacks 4 Kidz with the Small Business of the Month award for November. Since opening under new ownership in 2013, new owner, James Dominey, began Jump’n Jacks 4 Kidz with only 8 employees in hopes of recreating a fun, safe environment for children to play. Jump’n Jacks 4 Kidz is constantly making valuable changes to their facility in … Continue reading Jump’n Jacks 4 Kidz named Small Business of the Month

Langdale Place Named Leading Business of the Week

VALDOSTA, GA – The Chamber Ambassadors honored Langdale Place as the Leading Business of the Week for November 13, 2017. Langdale Place is an independent living facility that gives their residents, whom are active and want to live independent lifestyles, a chance at independency through a homelike atmosphere. The ambiance provided at Langdale place is inviting while also providing residents with a sense of security. … Continue reading Langdale Place Named Leading Business of the Week

John Maxwell Team Member Lynne Brown Cuts Ribbon

VALDOSTA, GA – The Chamber Ambassadors held a ribbon cutting on Wednesday, November 8 to welcome local John Maxwell Team member and  trainer, Lynne Brown. The John Maxwell Team is a company assists in training people that are interested in growth, communication, and leadership. They provide services such as coach training, speaker training, sales training, as well as marketing & social media training. “We offer … Continue reading John Maxwell Team Member Lynne Brown Cuts Ribbon

Monica McKenzie Named Wiregrass’ 2018 EAGLE Student

Valdosta, GA—Monica McKenzie has been chosen to represent Wiregrass Georgia Technical College as the 2018 Exceptional Adult Georgian in Literacy Education (EAGLE) Student of the Year. EAGLE is a statewide program that recognizes and rewards excellence among students enrolled in adult education programs.  The award was announced on November 9 at a reception sponsored by the Valdosta Lowndes County Chamber of Commerce and Smith Drug … Continue reading Monica McKenzie Named Wiregrass’ 2018 EAGLE Student

Waller Heating & Air Conditioning Co Named Leading Business of the Week

VALDOSTA, GA – The Chamber Ambassadors honored Waller Heating & Air Conditioning Co. as Leading Business of the Week for November 6, 2017. In 1963, Waller Heating & Air Conditioning Co. began with only four employees and has grown to employ approximately 50 employees today. Waller Heating & Air Conditioning Co. has been recognized by the Trane Co. as a recipient for the Top 10 … Continue reading Waller Heating & Air Conditioning Co Named Leading Business of the Week

The Pool Store named Leading Business of the Week

VALDOSTA, GA – The Chamber Ambassadors honored The Pool Store as Leading Business for the week of October 23. The Pool Store has grown over the years from two employees to thirty employees since joining the Chamber in 1985. The Pool Store doesn’t just offer customers above-ground or in-ground pools, their store also sales furniture to complement the new pool area, PlayNation Play Systems for … Continue reading The Pool Store named Leading Business of the Week

Steeda Autosports Named Leading Business of the Week

VALDOSTA, GA – The Chamber Ambassadors honored ­­­­ Steeda Autosports as this week’s Leading Business of the Week. For 30 years, Steeda Autosports has been one of the only performance aftermarket companies that designs, engineers and manufactures their own parts in house. Everything made by the company is done right here in Valdosta. Steeda Autosports is looking to expand their welding and CNC departments in … Continue reading Steeda Autosports Named Leading Business of the Week

Express Employment Professionals Named Leading Business of the Week

VALDOSTA, GA – The Chamber Ambassadors honored Express Employment Professionals as this week’s Leading Business. Express Employment Professionals is one of the top staffing companies in the United States and Canada and their goal is to help people find jobs and provide workforce solutions to businesses. The company recognizing the difficulty to get jobs and dedicates their time to help hardworking people and businesses succeed … Continue reading Express Employment Professionals Named Leading Business of the Week

Living Bridges Ministry Cuts Ribbon

  VALDOSTA, GA – The Chamber Ambassadors recently held a ribbon cutting ceremony for Living Bridges Ministry. Living Bridges Ministry is comprised of several churches in the area whose main goal is to serve those in need in the Valdosta community through different community service projects. Living Bridges Ministry is always looking for volunteers to help them in serving and supporting the community. They are … Continue reading Living Bridges Ministry Cuts Ribbon