JACKSON MADISON COUNTY
AFRICAN AMERICAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Golf committee meets for its 2016 wrap up meeting, 9/26, 3pm at Jonah Affordable Housing, 513 North Royal St. Many thanks for a job well done!
6th Follow Me Celebrity Golf Classic: It's a wrap!
Alamo, TN celebrates Jazzii Anderson Day to honor the entertainer and radio station owner. Program begins at Saturday, 9/17, 4pm at Crockett County High School.
Follow Me Program
Join us in January for the Power Breakfast featuring invited local authors James E. Cherry, Daryl Hubbard,
Co-chairs Ted Austin of JEA and Charley Deal of UT Martin and WestStar presented the golf awards congratulating 2016 Champions (First Flight), Union University led by Athletic Director Tommy Sadler and Jackson Energy Authority team #1 led by Company President Jim Ferrell, winners of First Place, Second Flight. Other First Flight winners were First Bank in Second Place and West Tennessee Healthcare in Third Place. Other winners in the Second Flight were Raymond James in Second Place and Lane College in Third Place. Golfers Melvin Brown, Bobby Hart, Andy Rushing, and Chris Banks earned special recognition for Closest to the Pin and Longest Drive.
There were 18 teams in the competition, including AIL Logistics Solutions, American Greeting, Bancorp South/UT Martin, City of Jackson, First Tennessee, Hardeman County Warriors, JEA #2, Jonah Affordable Housing, Lane College, Northwestern Mutual, Pinnacle Foods, and Toyota Bodine Aluminum.We also recognized as our Celebrities for the Day in Manufacturing, five plant managers-- Ricardo Anawate of Gerdau, Shawn Daly of Toyota Bodine, Andre Gist of MIG Steel Fabrication, Mike Pace of Pinnacle Foods and Swee Har Wilcox of Armstrong Flooring. Follow Me participant Madison Lee, a senior at Madison Magnet High School, told about her experiences in the Follow Me Into Business summer jobs program. Steve Bowers was emcee for the day.
Celebrate Black History Month with the African American Chamber at the 16th Annual JEWEL Awards Banquet and Live Concert. Make your calendar.
Small Business Growth and Development
Youth Job Training
Economic and Community Development
Business Plan Review