Subscribe January 2021
Photo: Chamber Membership Specialist, O'Claudia Johnson, and Chamber Ambassadors.
Message from the CEO:
Moving Macon-Bibb Forward in 2021
The Greater Macon Chamber's mission has been and will remain, to advocate for all of our members and the business community in building and sustaining a prosperous economy. To fulfill our mission, we must work collaboratively with other Macon-Bibb entities to accelerate opportunity in our community and create prosperity for all. Working with One Macon and Mayor Miller’s Macon-Bibb Forward strategic plan will enhance our ability to collectively grow workforce and attract talent, increase business growth and profitability, and enhance Macon’s preference as a community for investment and livability through community revitalization.

The Chamber is excited about the future of Macon-Bibb; Working alongside visionary community leaders to create a better tomorrow for our members, businesses and Maconites. We appreciate our members and will continue to need your support, input, and guidance moving forward.

Please take a look at our major accomplishments from 2020. Let's continue this progress in 2021!

Yvonne Williams
President & CEO
Pandemic Habits to Keep in 2021
We encourage you to continue to wear a mask in public, practice social distancing, and take care of your health (wash your hands, stay home if you feel sick, etc.)

Read the Executive Order Macon-Bibb Mayor Lester Miller signed on January 8, 2021 in support of slowing the spread of COVID-19.
As businesses rebuild what they lost in 2020, it is up to us and our daily decisions to help them prosper in 2021. Shop local, buy gift cards, or leave a positive review on Facebook.

Small Business resources and articles for reopening, employee success, business owners, and more.
Local News
3 Maconites Named in Georgia Trend's Most Influential & Notable Lists

Beloved Past Chair Eugene Dunwody passed away on January 9, 2021

James-Bates-Brannan-Groover-LLP is proud to announce that Scott D. Shipley has joined the Firm
Mark Your Calendar for These Upcoming Events
PPP Loans Round Two
Join us on Wednesday, December 20th at 10:00 AM for a small business series webinar with SCORE middle Georgia. The topic is PPP Loan Forgiveness round two and what that means for your business.

Date: January 20
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Zoom Webinar
Important Business Resources
U.S. Chamber Hosts State of American Business Event January 12, 2021

U.S. Chamber NEW! Guide to Small Business COVID-19 Emergency Loans

Summary of 501(c)(6) Eligibility in Pandemic Relief Package Expansion of PPP

CO - The Latest Stimulus Details and Changes to PPP Loans

UGA Small Business Development Center Resources
2021 Chamber Ambassadors
Holly Beard
Patty Burns
Matt Callahan
Cristen Carter
Karen Collier
Candice Edwards
Ryan Emory
Dale Foster
Bill Green
Jarred Kelly
Todd Mitchell
Lori Perry
Monica Swayne
Katrina Spooner
Laura West
Renee Wiggins
Darlene Williams
Josh Wilson
Dr. Sundra Woodford
Thank You!
Neweset Chamber Members
Martha Bowman Memorial UMC
Madison On Mercer
Florida Governors Council on Indian Affairs
Ocmulgee Outfitters
Sanders Law, P.C.
Adams, Hemingway, Wilson & Rutledge, LLC
Chicken Salad Chick
C'Qul (Choosing A Quality Life)
Dot's Forget Me Knots
Generational Child Care
American Cancer Society
The Sign Store Online, Inc
A Brooke Haven Lounge
Hemlock Haven, LLC
PeoplesSouth Bank
Alfa Insurance - Jena Carr Agency
Foothills Charter High School
M3P Affordable Homes
Macon Hardwood LLC
Blake & Pendleton, Inc.
Excess Incorporated
ALLSTAR Moving & Delivery
Roly Poly
Rush Truck Center
Payne & Powell Insurance
D. Tate Morris, CPA
United States Senator Kelly Loeffler
Grant & Cook Equipment, Inc.
Serenity Gardens Memorial Park
Caduceus Occupational Medicine
Protecom, Inc.
The Station at River Crossing
Edward Jones
Argus Eyed Partners, LLC
Real Life Church
Hall Comprehensive Dentistry, L.L.C.
Colony Furniture Leasing
Powers Law Group, LLC
MMI Capital, LLC
Vineville North Investments, LLC
Georgia Wellness & Fitness Festival/U Create Macon Bike Team
Grit Consulting, LLC
KAMO Facility Solutions & Supplies
Middle Georgia Staffing Solutions
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Georgia
Surcheros Fresh Mex
Destiny Fitness
Siding Supply, Inc.
NEOS Technologies
Spark Macon
Top Dog Solutions, LLC
Flint Roofing Company, LLC
Your Doctor's Immediate Care
C. B. Smith & Associates, P.C.
Coldwell Banker Access Realtor
Aspen Products
Dental Care Center
Sardis-Heard Funerals & Cremation Center
MeTV - Marquee Broadcasting Georgia
HamTECH Solutions, LLC
Dog Gone It Anyway You Want It Dogs
TheraTrue, Inc.
Middle Georgia Heart
Elizabeth Schorr & Co.
Swayne, Monica
The ALS Association of Georgia, Inc.
Bike Tech
FFD GA Holdings, LLC dba Fine Fettle
Midstate Infusion Center
Macon Bed & Mattress Inc.
Eagle3 Business Services, LLC
Say Yes 2 The Address
Triangle Arts Macon
Equip Recycling, LLC
Southeast Office System
Butler, Williams & Wyche, LLP
Regymen Fitness Macon
Members of the Greater Macon Chamber of Commerce are eligible for a NEW comprehensive health program offered to today’s small businesses providing cost-savings on health coverage options for groups with two to 50 employees. The Georgia Chamber has teamed up with Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield (Anthem) to administer the Georgia Chamber SMART Plan (SMART).

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Greater Macon Chamber of Commerce
305 Coliseum Drive, Macon, GA 31217 
 Telephone: (478) 621-2000 
 Fax: (478) 621-2021
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