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Auburn Chamber Awards Customer Service Crown


Date Published: May 1, 2016

On April 28, the Auburn Chamber, along with sponsor representative Stacey Sanders of Weichert, Realtors-Porter Properties, presented the first Customer Service Crown to Justin Murphy of Publix at Hamilton Place. Justin has worked in customer service at Publix for six years as a front service clerk and is well known for his extra e...

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Auburn Chamber Taking Nominations for the Best of Small Business


Date Published: May 1, 2016

Every year since 1963, the president has issued a proclamation announcing National Small Business Week, which recognizes the critical contributions of America’s entrepreneurs and small business owners. Even though National Small Business Week is officially designated as May 1-7, the Auburn Chamber will be celebrating all month long and taking nominations to recognize one small business with a special Best of Small Business award. The award is sponsored by AuburnBank. The commun...

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Auburn Chamber Introduces Customer Service Award


Date Published: March 2, 2016

Auburn Chamber Introduces Customer Service Award The Auburn Chamber of Commerce is now taking nominations for the inaugural Customer Service Crown, an award designed to recognize and reward individuals in the community for providing excellent customer service, either in a special circumstances or during regular interactions. “We award a number of businesses each year, but we wanted to create an opportunity to cele...

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2015 Award Winners Announced at the Auburn Chamber Annual Meeting


Date Published: February 19, 2016

The 67th Auburn Chamber Annual Meeting, presented by Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate, was held on February 18, 2016, at the Auburn Arena. The meeting featured remarks by 2015 chair, Martee Moseley, remarks from from Mayor Bill Ham and a keynote address by renowned orthopaedic surgeon Dr. James Andrews.   Each year, the annual meeting is the largest gathering of the Auburn business community and an opportunity for Auburn’s most successful bu...

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Auburn Chamber Annual Meeting Set for February 18


Date Published: January 19, 2016

The 67th Auburn Chamber Annual Meeting, presented by Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate, is set for February 18, 2016, at the Auburn Arena. A number of awards will be presented to both businesses and individuals, and Dr. James Andrews will be featured as the keynote speaker. Each year, the annual meeting is the largest gathering of the Auburn business community and an opportunity for Auburn’s most successful businesses and individuals to be applaud...

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Auburn Christmas Parade Set for Dec. 10


Date Published: November 5, 2015

The Auburn Chamber of Commerce will host the annual Christmas parade in downtown Auburn on Thursday, Dec. 10, at 5 p.m. The parade, sponsored by Thames Orthodontics, will include Aubie, Santa, Christmas characters, live music and lots of other Christmas favorites!  ...

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Toomer's Corner Renovation Underway


Date Published: May 11, 2015

This summer, residents and visitor will witness the hustle and bustle of construction equipment in downtown Auburn as the city completes a major reconstruction of Toomer’s Corner and gives downtown Auburn a new look with new amenities. Plans include: >>Raising the Toomer’s Corner intersection so that it will be level with the sidewalks to create a larger, level plaza for downtown events; >>expanding the sidewalks on the corners to include new t...

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Auburn Chamber Board Adopts Strategic Plan


Date Published: February 23, 2015

After several months of planning, the Auburn Chamber recently adopted a new strategic plan for 2015-2017. The plan includes six main areas of focus: membership, business/entrepreneurial development, workforce development, public policy, communication (of our story) and enhancement of our community. Proven chamber of commerce strategist Chuck Ewart helped conduct research involving both current members and non-members and led the board of directors through the planning process. &ldquo...

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LLC Accepting Applications for an Executive Director


Date Published: January 29, 2015

Leadership Lee County is searching for an Executive Director. The position is part-time and will begin May 2015. Interested individuals should visit www.leadershipleecounty.com to download an application and the position d...

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City Council Candidate Survey Results


Date Published: August 21, 2014

Auburn City Council elections will be held on August 26 for Wards 1, 3, 5 and 6. In order to help citizens cast an informed vote, the Auburn Chamber asked each city council candidate to complete a brief questionnaire. Results are now available.   ...

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