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Chamber of Commerce annual meeting, banquet March 19

Halifax County Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual meeting and awards banquet Tuesday, March 19, at The World Of Sports.

This year’s banquet will feature a theme of get social with social media, according to Chamber President Nancy Pool.

“This year’s annual banquet committee is very excited because we are mixing things up,” said committee member Pamela Taylor.  “This year there will not be a speaker. We are focusing on the opportunity for chamber members to network and get ‘social’ with social media.  The guests will be entertained with a fun-filled trivia game about our local business community,” Taylor added.

Chamber members will have an opportunity to log in to their Facebook or Twitter accounts and post or tweet their answers, she explained.

HYPE, Halifax Young Professionals and Entrepreneurs, will be selling the raffle tickets for great trips, chamber officials express appreciation to the trip sponsors and HYPE for supporting this great event.

All chamber members are invited to attend the chamber’s annual meeting and banquet when the accomplishments of the business community over the past year will be highlighted, Pool said.

Chamber members may buy individual tickets for $40 or corporate tables for $450.  Corporate tables receive 10 tickets, a reserved table and corporate recognition in the event program.

Persons interested in attending are asked to RSVP by March 8 by registering online at www.halifaxchamber.net/Events or by calling the chamber office at 434-572-3085.