October 2015 Coffee with the Girls

on 10/25/2015 - 03:38 pm

Attendees at Coffee with the Girls this past week (October 20th) at Port City Java got an extra special treat because speaker Ginny Robertson, Founder, Publisher & Editor of "On Purpose Woman Magazine" joined us for our meeting and shared some practical information on the keys to making a stand out introduction.
Our next Coffee with the Girls will be November 17th at 8am in the meeting room at Port City Java. Karen Anderson will be our presenter. She will discuss social media trends and Periscope.

2015 Shop Small Saturday - November 28th

on 10/23/2015 - 04:10 pm

Help Make November 28th  the biggest day of the year for small business.
Between Black Friday and Cyber Monday is a day dedicated to supporting small businesses nationwide. Founded by American Express in 2010, Small Business Saturday has grown into a movement that millions of individuals, businesses and communities have embraced nationwide. The Shop Small® Movement inspires people to shop with and support small businesses as well as give back to the places that have given their communities so much.This year, Small Business Saturday®  is on November 28th .The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce is leading the way promoting Shop Small Saturday for the South ...

2015 Christmas by the Sea Parade

on 10/23/2015 - 03:49 pm

Spread the cheer, Christmas is almost here! The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce kicks off the holiday season with the 29th Annual Christmas by the Sea Parade on Saturday, December 5th at 2pm on Oak Island.  Bring your family out to enjoy the holly jolly parade which celebrates all that is Christmas by the sea. The parade begins at 2pm at the Oak Island Town Hall, 4601 E. Oak Island Drive, traveling Oak Island Drive and ending at McGlamery Street.  Over 65 spirited units will be in the parade including beautifully decorated floats, which will be competing in the annual decorating competition. The float decorating competition will recognize 1st & 2nd Place winners i ...

Premier Fitness Studio Ribbon Cutting

on 10/21/2015 - 05:16 pm

The weather is cooling off, and the bathing suits will soon be stored away but don’t let that signal time to stop working on your summer beach body.    The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce had the pleasure of holding a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Premier Fitness Studio located at 8164 River Road, Southport.    Premier Fitness Studio is a personal training studio, with individual fitness training, nutritional coaches and small exercise class sizes where instructors can focus on providing you with a more individualized workout. Left to Right: (Front Row)Clay Weed; Chasity Weed; Cherish Weed; Christi Weed, Trainer & Class Instructor; Christy G ...