The Talbot County Chamber of Commerce is the voice of business for 800 members representing 8,000 employees.
Our objective to protect, preserve and promote the free enterprise system of business and to advance the commercial, industrial, civic and general interests of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Talbot County and its trading area. We endeavor to create a better understanding and appreciation of the importance of business people and concern for their problems. The Chamber encourages business and community growth and planned development by promoting economic programs designed to strengthen and expand income potential of all business within our trading area.
In order to achieve these objectives, the Chamber maintains and distributes business and civic information; participates in the consideration of local, state and national issues of concern to our membership; and builds partnerships with government, education and other organizations that impact our members ability to do business.
Winners Announced for 2015 Talbot Chamber Business Awards Program
The Talbot County Chamber is pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 Business Awards Program. Each year the Talbot Chamber asks its members to nominate individuals and organizations to be recognized for outstanding service to our community. The Chamber Board of Directors reviews the nominations and votes for a winner in each category.
Business Man of the Year – Terry John, President of Mid Atlantic Tire
Business Woman of the Year – Mary Ellen Carter, CFO/Franchise Owner Express Employment Professionals
Small Business of the Year – Tidewater Cleaning Service, Owners Kathy Lill & Nicole Dull
Large Business of the Year – Tidewater Inn, Lauren Catterton, Inn Manager
Not For Profit of the Year – Chesapeake College, Dr. Barbara Viniar, President
Young Professional of the Year – Ben Taylor, Engineer with Davis Bowen & Friedel Inc.
Community Service Award Recipient - Deborah Harrison Urry, Executive Director of the Eastern Shore Higher Education Center
Life Member Award – Earle B. (Bud) Wood, Jr., Salesperson Exit Latham Realty. Bud Wood was one of the four individuals who incorporated the Talbot County Chamber of Commerce September 14, 1965.
Join us on Thursday, August 27, 2015 at Harbourtowne Golf Resort & Conference Center, when we recognize these outstanding award winners. Registration is $60 per person. Click here to register or contact the Chamber at firstname.lastname@example.org or 410.822.4653.
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