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The Annual Meeting is one of the Chamber’s most well-attended events of the year, usually drawing more than 250 members, elected officials and guests. The event features a keynote speaker, a review of the previous year’s accomplishments and a look at the year ahead. The highlight of the luncheon is honoring through awards the businesses and leaders in the Morrisville area.
2014 Annual Meeting
Date: Friday, January 24
Time: 11:30 to 1:30
Location: Doubletree by Hilton RTP
More information to come!
Nominations for the 2014 Community Steward and Small Business of the Year Awards are now open.
Applications are due on December 31, 2013.
2013 Annual Meeting Award Winners
2013 Jeremiah Morris Community Steward of the Year Award
Lenovo was awarded the Jeremiah Morris Community Steward of the Year Award which recognizes companies that have a culture of giving back.
Lenovo is a 30 billion dollar company doing business in more than 160 countries. Its U.S. headquarters is right here in Morrisville and it employees more than 2,200 people. Last year, Lenovo accomplished two major goals. First, Lenovo became the world's largetst PC vendor and was listed at number 370 on the Fortune 500's global list. In addition to Lenovo's incredible positive economic impact on the area, Lenovo has made a great community impact as well.
2013 James M. Pugh Small Business of the Year
The James M. Pugh Small Business Award was awarded to Triangle Rock Club.
Triangle Rock Club, an indoor rock gym, opened in December 2007. TRC has 32 employees and is located off Morrisville Parkway near Chapel Hill Road. TRC describes its greatest achievement as "transformation and enhancement of the lives of many people by our enthusiastic sharing of our passion for climbing." TRC has tripled their revenues and has experienced an annual growth rate of nearly 50 percent the last three years. TRC is currently adding to its facility which will triple the size of the climbing terrain. When complete, TRC will be the largest and tallest climbing gym in a five-state region.
2013 Ambassador of the Year
Mike Windley was awarded the 2013 Ambassador of the Year Award. Windley serves on the Morrisville Community Fund and is the community's most nurturing leader. In addition to all his support to the Chamber and the community, he still finds time to do his day job as a pastor at Bridge Community Church.