The Town of Garner has won three Excellence in Communications Awards from North Carolina City and County Communicators in the organization's 2020 awards competition. The Town earned first place in the category of promotional videos for a recruitment video for the Garner Police Department. Communications Specialist Adam Carroll filmed, directed and edited the video, and worked closely with the Police Department during the months-long project. Garner also won second place in the category of videography for
We are pleased to welcome One Team Restoration as a new chamber member! One Team Restoration has served the Triangle since 2014. We are a local, family owned & operated company. With a focus on providing our customers with the best service and the highest quality results, we have established ourselves as one of the premier emergency restoration contractors in the area. Day or night, you can count on One Team to be there for you when you need us most. To learn more, visit: https://oneteamrestoration.com/.
Welcome to the Chamber, Chrystal Holland's Online Tutoring Services; offering academic enhancement, personalized lessons and next grade level preparation. Lessons are designed to meet the needs of each child's individual needs. Lessons are closely aligned to the North Carolina reading and math Standards. The program is designed for students in grades K-8. For more information, visit: https://chrystalhollandtutors.com/
We can’t have our usual July 3rd event at Lake Benson Park this year, but you can join us remotely for the "Garner Homegrown July 3rd Video Celebration" as we showcase some of our amazing Garner talent.The lineup of artists includes:The Hall SistersRozlyn SorrellAlli Mauzey and Nicole ParkerTheGifted ArtsLeilani CarrEricka LeePatrick ClantonLorraine Jordan and Carolina RoadChristina MaxwellAly Cruz-HernandezArlie KiddScotty McCreeryPlus, there will be special greetings from Nyheim Hines, Mayor Ken Marshburn
Welcome to the Chamber! From their website: " Trustpoint is an independent insurance agency selling property, general and professional liability, bonds, life and health products to commercial and individual clients throughout the United States. With office locations in Bristol, VA – Charlottesville, VA – Richlands, VA – Roanoke, VA. Coverage is offered through a variety of standard insurance companies directly represented by this agency and wholesale brokers. Trustpoint Insurance has been the
Welcome to the Chamber, The Home Inspector Team! From their website: "We are a team of professionals who have come together to create a platform that is designed to strengthen local communities by providing a way for small business owners to build their business without having all the upfront cost that is usually associated with small business failure." For more information: https://thehomeinspector.team/
Welcome to the Chamber! From their website: "TransparentBusiness was developed in 2008 by KMGi Group, founded in New York in 1997 and internationally acclaimed for its online innovations. At TransparentBusiness, we believe in the amazing power of technology. Technology levels the playing field for opportunities, builds bridges, shortens distances, and allows millions of people to work from anywhere they want." For more information: https://transparentbusiness.com/
There are DAILY changes with regard to the Covid19 pandemic and the many regulatory and compliance updates can make your head spin. CertiPay has the help you need. If you have been returning to work, or have employees and concerned about how to maintain compliance and safety, take comfort in knowing our HR leaders have your back. Through July 31, CertiPay is offering 2 FREE months of payroll services PLUS a 1 year membership to our HR Support Toolbox. This toolbox is an online portal that has state
Outbreak Defined as Two or More People Testing PositivePost Date: 06/19/2020 10:01 AMThe following is a news release issued by Wake County on the afternoon of June 18. The county, not the Town of Garner, collects and reports data on COVID-19 cases in the town.Wake County has confirmed an outbreak of COVID-19 at The Laurels of Forest Glenn, a skilled nursing and rehabilitation center in Garner. Our Public Health team has received test results showing positive cases of the virus in residents at the facility,
Innovative program to promote economic development and job growthNorth Carolina-based and minority-owned contractors and subcontractors encouraged to join listCHARLOTTE, N.C. – In an effort to promote economic development and support North Carolina communities, Duke Energy is implementing the new program – ‘Hire North Carolina’ – to maximize the use of locally owned and diverse contractors for utility projects within the state. “We want to continue to support job creation and investment with suppliers,
The Garner Town Council on June 16 unanimously adopted an operating budget of $40,695,534 for fiscal year 2020-21, which begins July 1. The budget includes a tax rate of $.4971 per $100 of assessed value, which is an increase of 3.5 cents above the revenue-neutral rate of $.4621 per $100 of assessed value. A revenue-neutral rate is defined as the rate that is estimated to produce revenue for the next fiscal year equal to the revenue that would have been produced for the next fiscal year by the current
Welcome to the Chamber, Walmart Supercenter! What started small, with a single discount store and the simple idea of selling more for less, has grown over the last 50 years into the largest retailer in the world. Each week, nearly 265 million customers and members visit approximately 11,500 stores under 56 banners in 27 countries and eCommerce websites. With fiscal year 2020 revenue of $524 billion, Walmart employs over 2.2 million associates worldwide. Walmart continues to be a leader in sustainability,
Welcome to the Chamber, Drainage & Waterproofing Solutions! From their website: "Thank you for visiting Drainage and Waterproofing Solutions, LLC. Since you are here, you must be experiencing some water leakage. We understand how damaging a basement water problem can be to your home, health, and personal possessions. Drainage & Waterproofing Solutions, LLC is a waterproofing, foundations and crawlspace repair company serving the Sandhill, Raleigh area. We offer reliable knowledge, experience and best
Wake Spine and Pain is excited to announce our Garner office will be moving to a new location on June 26th. The new office is located at 510 Timber Drive East, Suite 105; only minutes from it's previous location. Wake Spine & Pain appreciates the trust you place in us for your healthcare needs. The safety of our patients, staff and communities remains our primary focus. Call 919-787-7246 to make an appointment or televisit today.
Welcome to the chamber, Mod Law Firm! As a mission-driven person, Kristy Cook established Mod Law Firm to provide legal solutions for purpose-driven for-profit and non-profit businesses so they can better position themselves and their valuable time and energies on what's really important - the awesome work they do. Whether big or small, she serves her nonprofit and business clients with passion and dedication, and as an experienced advisor and advocate. To learn more about Mod Law firm,
Welcome to the Chamber, Personal Safety at Work...we are glad you joined us! As someone who’s dedicated his life to helping people stay safe, Jerry McCormick developed powerful safety strategies and action steps to address the realities of today’s world, strategies that have already made a difference in the lives of thousands of people. For companies, non-profits and universities, his unique experience and approaches maximize safety by leveraging the inherent strengths of existing infrastructures and
Spectrum Reach is committed to being the BFF for local businesses. As communities begin to reopen and consider their challenges, we are fully invested in a strong partnership that makes our resources and custom solutions readily available to help. Spectrum Reach is committed to move forward hand in hand with our new Partner Program!Spectrum Reaches Partner Program offers a 50% value match on your advertising investment in the months of June and July! Spectrum Reach wants to share creative expertise and
Welcome to the Chamber, Plant Slant Juice! Plant Slant Juice is here to introduce a plant slant approach to eating, that is higher in plant-based foods and lower in animal-based and processed foods that promotes the health of your whole body. They will be opening in July...check out their Facebook page for more details and view some of their recipes: @Plant Slant Juice
We are pleased to welcome, Edward Jones Investments - Katie Wall as a new chamber member. "Experience has taught me that navigating life's joys, storms and opportunities is easier if you approach them with a servant heart, a level head and a great sense of humor," states Katie. She first joined the Edward Jones family in 2008 when her late husband became a financial advisor. When widowed at 33, she discovered firsthand the importance of having a trusted financial advisor. To learn more about Katie
When was the last time you checked on the health and security of your network? Let us perform a complimentary network assessment, and we will both provide you with the results, as well as walk you through recommendations for any areas of improvement that exist!
Join us in welcoming small business consultants, Wired 2 Change as a new member of the Chamber! From their website, "Ever met two people who are so passionate it’s almost annoying? Do you have the courage to join them and add your enthusiasm to the mix? At Wired 2 Change, we give our clients the jolt they need to re-wire, jump start or supercharge their businesses, achieve their goals, and change their lives." For more details, http://www.wired2change.com/
Join us in welcoming a new member, Van Daughtry, Consulting! Van Daughtry Consulting, LLC is founded by Van Daughtry, a former banker, entrepreneur, and franchisee who has bought and sold a number of businesses over the past 25 years. Van Daughtry Consulting, LLC guides you through the difficult process of buying, selling, or improving a business. Special attention is given to understanding the client’s expectations while engaging our services and then exceeding those expectations. To learn more,
We are pleased to welcome My 1st Steps Preschool as a new member. Their mission is to provide guidance and support for your child during their “first steps” toward developing a life-long love of learning through play and creativity, while also providing the critical elements to build the foundation needed for their future academic success. As a small preschool, with a max of 25 students in their facility, they are able to maintain enhanced student teacher ratios for the childrens' needs. For more
We are pleased to welcome After Hours Cleaning to the Chamber, From their website: "Commercial cleaning is more than just bleach in a bucket. There are safety protocols and standards to be met in order to ensure all jobs are done properly and thoroughly for the safety of anyone entering the site. All of our technicians are fully certified and trained to handle any environment, from hospitals to biohazard spills. For us, when it comes to health and safety, there's no room for error." For more
Welcome to the Chamber, Garner 5th Ave Pharmacy! From their Facebook Page: "Garner 5th Ave Pharmacy is a family-owned boutique pharmacy founded in 2019 by a local veteran pharmacist – Thomas Bunch. As an independent pharmacy, we offer a unique blend of personalized customer care and excellent pharmacy services." For more information: https://www.facebook.com/Garner-5th-Ave-Pharmacy-111091503893156/
Join us in welcoming BGC Expert Contractors as a new chamber members. BGC Expert Contractors is a family owned and operated general contracting company in North Carolina; specializing in storm damage repair and restoration for residential customers in the Raleigh, Charlotte and Wilmington regions. The most noticeable quality of BGC Expert Contractors is the dedication and experience of their contracting team. The attention to detail and superior quality of the home contractors is what separates BGC from
Welcome to the Chamber, Sunbelt Business Brokers! Sunbelt has an extensive network that will enable you to find your dream business or help you sell your business. Based on your industry and location, Sunbelt professionals will search thousands of business-for-sale listings to find the business for you. Once an acquisition target is determined, our Sunbelt professionals will walk you through the negotiation and acquisition process. For more information, visit: https://www.sunbeltnetwork.com/durham-nc/
The Chamber is pleased to welcome Raleigh Regional Association of Realtors as a new member. They are the area’s voice of real estate, helping REALTORS® and the community realize the dream of homeownership for nearly 100 years. The Association is one of the largest in North Carolina with over 9,000 members throughout the Triangle and beyond. For more information, visit their website: https://www.rrar.com/index.php
Join us in welcoming Little Believers Academy II as a new member! Little Believers Academy II is a Christian child care center, and they follow Biblical principles. Their goal is to provide loving care to your child. They understand the importance of providing a loving, clean, and secure environment where children can explore. For more information, visit:http://www.littlebelievers.com/
Join us in welcoming Ledbetter & Ledbetter LLC as a new chamber member! Ernestine Ledbetter is an independent consultant with InteTravel. When you become an InteleTravel advisor, you can sell travel to anyone, including yourself. Book cruises, vacations, hotels, all-inclusive resorts, tours, airline tickets, car rentals and more. You’ll earn a commission based on the travel you sell. For more information, visit: https://wp.inteletravel.com/
In light of our current situation, now is the best time to renovate/paint your restaurant, offices etc., while they are at reduced capacity or empty. If there’s a project you've wanted to accomplish, now would be the most prudent time to complete it. To assist you with the financial uncertainty of this unprecedented time we are offering $500 off any job priced at $5000 or more. In addition we will offer you another $250 off for a referral to any other business that is priced at $2500 or more once we
We are pleased to welcome, Productive Environment Institute as a new member! You may know what you want, but you’re not sure how to actually achieve those things. After all, managing your business hasn’t been what you anticipated when you started out. Productive Environment Institute includes a growing team of Certified Productive Environment Specialists™ whose mission is helping clients organize and manage their time, space, and information, ultimately transforming how they work and live. To learn more
Welcome to the Chamber, Lyons Cleaning! With over 20 years of cleaning experience, when you call Lyons Cleaning, you can rest assured, that the services you receive will be premium. They offer both residential and commercial services covering everything from maid services, laundry services, pressure washing and window cleaning...just to name a few. For more information, visit their website: http://lyonscleaning.com/
We are delighted to welcome PuroClean of Fuquay-Varina as a new member! When water or fire damage occurs in your Fuquay-Varina or Triangle-area home or business, call PuroClean Emergency Restoration Services to start your journey to full recovery. Owners Albert Vink & Nicole Rampolla and the team know how challenging water damage, mold damage, or fire damage can be to you and your family. PuroClean Emergency Restoration Services has a proven combination of training, state of the art equipment, and efficient
With uncertainty around when people will be able to return to their normal lives and workplaces, business owners around the world are looking for ways to maintain business operations and connectivity with their employees. At Xerox, we’re leveraging our experience in helping companies work more efficiently to offer a new, quick-turnaround solution to keep your business running during this crisis, and beyond. Our Remote Worker Package includes the following: Laptop, peripherals and a printer.Online
We are continuously monitoring the current coronovirus situation and have set up a portal for you to find chamber members that are currently offering pickup/delivery options for you during this time. Get more information at https://www.garnerchamber.com/coronavirus-resource-guide/ This also includes a list of Small Business Resources that are updated on a regular basis.
Now is the time to prepare, not panic. We are monitoring the COVID-19 coronavirus and its potential impact on our region. While there are only a small number of confirmed cases in North Carolina, as of March 9, we want to provide you useful resources to help you prepare your organizations and teams. Here at the Chamber, we are closely watching the situation locally and our current plan is to continue with our scheduled meetings and events at this time. However, we do encourage everyone to practice best
MaidPro Garner is a proud partner of Cleaning for a Reason, a non-profit organization dedicated to giving the gift of a clean home to women battling cancer. Want to learn more about Cleaning for a Reason? Know someone who can benefit from this program? Visit cleaningforareason.org today!
WRAL Spotlights Garner!The Town of Garner and WRAL are partnering on a series of articles for wral.com that will tell Garner's story to a broader audience. The first six articles in this partnership have dropped—check them out at https://www.wral.com/marketplace/spotlight/asset_gallery/18624926/. Please share this link on social media and elsewhere to help us spread the word about this great place to be!------------------------------------------------------------ Garner, North Carolina, is an idyllic