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Blanchard: Chamber critics taking cheap shots

...working on years ago, according to Pat Blanchard, chamber chairman. On Monday, Mr. Blanchard addressed fellow members...very many ways," said Keith Kreager, a former chamber chairman and Rotarian. Several more companies were headquartered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/07/29/biz_212056.shtml
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Chamber plans new strategies

...Metro Augusta Chamber of Commerce for the past three months promised new ideas and initiatives to recruit industry. Chamber Chairman Pat Blanchard announced Tuesday that Thomas C. Kaleta is the acting chamber president, succeeding Al Hodge, who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/04/09/biz_206548.shtml
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Chamber faces challenge

...Commerce will hold its 1997 annual meeting at a time of anticipation and challenge. The Feb. 19 meeting comes as the chamber chairman said that a company is preparing to announce in the next 30 days that it will bring 400 to 500 jobs. Pat Blanchard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/02/08/biz_203716.shtml
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Governor, chamber sign jobs plan

...signed off on a plan Tuesday to get people in Aiken County off welfare rolls and into the workplace. Mr. Beasley and chamber Chairman Doug Henderson signed a partnership agreement at Houndslake Country Club that will match chamber members with welfare...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/07/02/met_210750.shtml
Metro
Leader wants chamber to be resource

...Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce, his priorities as chamber chairman and the role of blacks in the Augusta community. Q: What are your top priorities as the incoming chamber chairman? A: The top concern would be to improve the stature...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/02/05/bus_305055.shtml
Business
Chambers compete for industry

...County was trying to lure a $50 million golf-ball factory that was already negotiating with Columbia County. Chamber Chairman Abram Serotta said Mr. Hodge and several staff members were "properly disciplined" for the miscue. He would not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/10/15/met_199983.shtml
Metro | Columbia County Commission
Committee to promote referendums

...dispensing information about the proposed $14.8 million jail expansion and $13.8 million courthouse annex, said chamber Chairman Ernie Blackburn. "The primary goal of the PAC is to get the message to the people," he said. "Despite the fact...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/21/met_229220.shtml
Metro | Columbia County Commission
Aiken improvement group outlines spending

...new 6,000 square-foot office and visitor center. Construction is slated for "approximately July 1," said chamber chairman Doug Henderson. The Aiken 20/20 Board of Directors held their annual meeting at the city's conference center...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/04/16/met_206869.shtml
Metro
Committee to promote referendums

...dispensing information about the proposed $14.8 million jail expansion and $13.8 million courthouse annex, said chamber chairman Ernie Blackburn. "The primary goal of the PAC is to get the message to the people," he said. "Despite the fact...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/21/met_229205.shtml
Metro | Columbia County Commission
New Chamber chairman

Don Bailey (right), the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce's 2008 chairman, passes the gavel to new Chairman Daniel W. Rahn, the president of the Medical College of Georgia, during Thursday night's banquet at the Marriott Hotel and Suites. Mr. Bailey is also president of The Augusta Chronicle.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/30/bus_509622.shtml
Business