The Greenbrier Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual banquet and community recognition award ceremony on Thursday, March 28, at the Greenbrier Junior High Cafetorium. The banquet will feature the theme "Together Toward Tomorrow" and highlight some of the chamber’s achievements over the past year, as well as plans and goals for the future.
The event will be emceed by Jeff Matthews of B98.5’s The Morning Rush, and will feature UCA’s head football coach, Clint Conque, as the keynote speaker. Entertainment will be provided by musical ensembles from the Greenbrier Schools. Dinner will be catered by Marketplace Grill, with desserts by Harp’s of Greenbrier.
"The banquet provides a great opportunity for members and the community to come together and recognize some of the outstanding businesses and individuals who have made a positive impact on the Greenbrier area in the past year," said Dena DeValle, chamber administrator. Volunteer of the Year, Cody Fulmer; and Citizen of the Year, Rick Woody, are among those being honored this year.
Southwestern Energy, through the chamber’s Community Partners program, will serve as the presenting sponsor. Additional Community Partners include First Security Bank, First Service Bank and Regions Bank. Banquet sponsors include 501 Life, Events Rentals, Y107, First Arkansas Bank and Trust, and HomeBank.
Doors open at 5:30 for the silent auction. The program begins at 6 p.m. A limited number of tickets are still available by calling the chamber at 501-679-4009.