You're invited to join us for lunch celebrating the importance of small business in our local economy.

Friday, May 5th from Noon - 1:30 pm

Hendersonville Country Club

1860 Hebron Road Hendersonville

IMG 1402Following lunch, hear from keynote speaker - Joel Benson - Owner of Chick-fil-A Hendersonville

$25 per person or $200 for a reserved table of 8.

Register by calling 828-692-1413 or via email.

Presented by:

PRH 2017   and   First Citizens 2014

BPW 2016

Wednesday, May 10th 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Kenmure Country Club

martha mertzSpeaker: Martha Mayhood Mertz

Mertz is founder of ATHENA International and was President from its beginnings in Lansing, MI in 1982 to May of 1999. Now, a global board leads ATHENA and Mertz serves as a board member and ambassador, traveling the globe to share the message that women bring a distinctive, transforming approach to leadership - an approach that goes beyond gender to speak to all who would lead in the 21st century.

Presentation: The 10th Annual Henderson County ATHENA Award given in memory of Vanessa Y. Mintz. Sponsored by Pardee Hospital, Morris Broadband and Judy Stroud/State Farm Insurance.

Cost: $40 per person or $350 for a reserved table of eight.

RSVPs Required: 828-692-1413 or via email by May 5th.

Luncheon presented by:



Awards reception

Blue Ridge Business Growth, Rising Star & Business Plan Awards Reception

Monday, May 1st from 5:30 - 7 pm

Southern Appalachian Brewery

822 Locust Street, Hendersonville

Join us as we honor businesses who, through quality management, inventiveness, hard work and courage, experienced growth in 2016. Companies will be recognized for employment growth, revenue growth or a combination of the two.

RSVP now! Call 828-692-1413 or email us.

No charge to attend due to the sponsorship support of:

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Friday Staffing from website

Expo 2017

in partnership with

Asheville Chamber    and   Brevard Chamber

Wednesday, June 7th from 1 - 5 pm

Expo Building at the

WNC Ag Center

1301 Fanning Bridge Road, Fletcher


Presented by:

PRH 2017



Get your business team ready to participate in the Chamber Challenge 5K! Pardee Hospital wants to motivate and inspire companies and their employees to improve wellness by joining us for this fun-filled 5 K challenge. Design to promote health, wellness and fitness among area companies and their employees, the Chamber Challenge 5K is a perfect way to have fun while working towards a goal together. Prizes will be awarded for the fasted team, most teams from a business, best team costumes and the coveted "Team Spirit" trophy.

Join the Challenge! Register today. Teams of 4 at $100.




AM Power Hour

If you can't make the Chamber's after hours events, this is designed for you!

Join us on Friday, May 12th from 8 - 9 am at

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703 South Grove Street, Suite C, Hendersonville

Check out this performance suspension technology manufacturer who picked Hendersonville for their North America facility!

Enjoy a more productive day by meeting perspective customers at the start of your day. You may find a strong referral source, a new vendor, the perfect client, or simply get a foot in the door for connecting again later at another Chamber event. AM Power Hour is great if you are an early-bird or can't make our after hours networking events.

RSVP to the Chamber at 828-692-1413 or email


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Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

10:30 am Registration   11:30 am Shotgun Start
$200 Individual Players   $800 for Team of 4
One of the Premier Private Courses in WNC  
Hole sponsorships also available for $150 or $100 if you also register a team of 4
Proceeds from the event will go to support education and workforce development
programs in Henderson County such as the New Teachers event, NC Scholars Luncheon,
and Junior Leadership program.
   For more information contact the Chamber at 692-1413. Registration forms can be downloaded below. 
Presented by
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