Past Signature Events

Each year the Barrow County Chamber of Commerce hosts a number of Signature Events.  Information about the most recent of these events is shown below.  We invite you to attend one or more of these events.  Also, see the Promote Your Business page for sponsorship opportunities at these events.

 – ANNUAL BANQUET

The Annual Banquet is held at Chateau Elan each year

February – STAR Teacher- Student Breakfast Banquet

May  — ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT

Golf Tournament this year was hosted at the Legends, Chateau Elan.  Sponsor of this event was Renasant Bank.

Partee @ Par 3 sponsored by Johns Manville, Putting Contest sponsored by: Beckett and Assoc;
Beverage Carts Sponsored by:  Fidelity Bank and Holiday Inn Express

We had 120 players and the day was perfect.

Registration began at 8:30 am and the Tournament began at 10 am.  The Awards Reception was held at 3:00 pm.

AUGUST- BUSINESS AND HOME EXPO @ YMCA

The Business & Home Expo 2016   The expo opened to the general public from 11:00 pm until 3:00 pm. This once a year opportunity allows over 45 exhibitors to showcase their business under one roof. We have had thousands of people visit the Expo and each year the attendance grows.

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September- SPORTING CLAY SHOOT

The Chamber annual shooting Sporting Clays Tournament is held in September.  The shoot was at Etowah Valley Sporting Club in Dawsonville, GA.  We had both men and women compete.

First American Bank and Trust was the sponsor this year. Registration began at 11:00 am.  Lunch was served at 11:30 am and the Tournament began at noon and lasted until 4:00 pm.

Participants had time to network, develop relationships with clients, and market their businesses all in a beautiful outdoor setting.

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- EGGS AND ISSUES

The Barrow County Chamber presents the annual Eggs & Issues Breakfast, sponsored by Jackson EMC, each December.  The eggs and issue 2 Terry England breakfast featured State Rep. Terry England, Chair of the House Appropriations Committee, as the guest speaker.  Chm. England presented the proposed budget, and enlightened the attendees on budgetary procedures for the upcoming legislative session.

The Chamber’s Governmental Affairs Committee presented to the county’s legislative delegation the committee’s areas of concern for the upcoming session, and welcomed state leaders as they each gave a short update on their outlook going into the session.

Over 100 business and government leaders attended the Eggs & Issues Breakfast.  First started in 2005, the Eggs & Issues Breakfast, presented annually by Jackson EMC, has been the source of information for state legislative and executive branch leaders leading up to the legislative session in Atlanta.

 

 

NOVEMBER – BUSINESS WOMAN OF THE YEAR LUNCHEON

This years Speaker will be, Carol Burrell CEO of Northeast Georgia Medical system. To register please click HERE

Barrow County Chamber of Commerce Women in Business Council. The Council established this award to bring awareness of the outstanding accomplishments of women in business and what role they play in the workforce of Barrow County.

The award showcases a women who lives in Barrow County or works in Barrow County who has excelled in business, demonstrated advancements in her career and professional development and who has made a difference in Barrow County.

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