• News for Press Release

    Wednesday, February 12, 2020
    Congratulations Simply Southern Sweets Bakery, LLC for being selected as the February Business of the Month by the Perry Chamber Diplomats! Debbie Arledge said "We started at Peaches to the Beaches and the Perry Farmers Market, and we've been busy now for 12 years! I just love to bake and I love to talk to people. We are family owned and operated, and we are training my grandchildren so we plan ...read more
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    Tuesday, January 28, 2020
    MeMe's was selected as the January Business of the Month by the Perry Chamber Diplomats. Co-owner Avoly Pinkney Wainwright said, "Mom and I are just extremely thankful for Perry and all of the opportunities that it's provided for us to be among so many amazing women and men who are owning their businesses and are here everyday making them wonderful."The Chamber's Business of the Month program ...read more
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    Tuesday, December 17, 2019
    Perry, GA – On Tuesday, December 17, the Perry Chamber of Commerce recognized Bryant Engineering as the December Business of the Month. They were nominated and chosen by the Business Development Committee of the Chamber. Starting as Ocmulgee, Inc. in 2005, Bryant Engineering began operating in 2018 under the direction of Chad Bryant. Bryant Engineering offers engineering, planning, and consulting ...read more
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    Thursday, December 12, 2019
    Perry, GA - The Perry Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the Student of the Quarter Awards for December Quarter 2019. During the presentation held December 12, 2019, at Springhill School, the students were joined by their administrators, family, and friends. Ellen Palmer, President & CEO of the Perry Chamber, welcomed everyone before introducing each student and their administrator. The ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, Education, Press Release
    Friday, November 22, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PERRY, GA – The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce celebrate the City of Perry’s new Community Development Office on Friday, November 22nd with a ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration. The new location is at 741 Main Street in Perry. The mission of the Department of Community Development is to promote the health, safety and general welfare of the City by enforcing the ...read more
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    Thursday, November 21, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PERRY, GA – The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated La Quinta Inn & Suites on Thursday, November 21st with a ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration. La Quinta is located at 102 Plaza Drive in Perry. General Manager Mary Askew said, “We're so happy you woke up on the bright side here at La Quinta. Our beautiful, newly remodeled hotel is pet friendly and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, Economic, Press Release
    Tuesday, November 19, 2019
    Perry, GA – On Tuesday, November 19, the Perry Area Chamber of Commerce recognized Moore Insurance Agency as the November Business of the Month. They were nominated and chosen by the Business Development Committee of the Chamber. Moore Insurance has been providing auto, home, and life insurance to the Perry area since 1960. They are located at 1009 Jernigan Street in Perry.  For more information, ...read more
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    Tuesday, October 29, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PERRY, GA – The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed Kollier & Co. on Wednesday, October 29th  with a ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration. Kollier & Co. is located at 926 Carroll Street in Perry. Kollier & Co. is a boutique inspired by women. Owner, Debra Dobbs, said “It has been a dream come true to have this opportunity to open in Downtown Perry. Starting our ...read more
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    Thursday, October 24, 2019
    The October Students of the Month were awarded on Thursday, October 24 at the Perry Chamber. The recipients were Alex Reynolds (Veterans High School,) Joseph Bourque (The Westfield School,) and Sade Collier (Perry High School.) See below for student bios. -- Kevin “Alex” Reynolds is an honor student and his GPA is 3.97. He has taken three AP courses and earned qualifying scores, and is taking ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release, Chamber, Education, Political
    Thursday, October 17, 2019
    Perry, GA - The Perry Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the Student of the Quarter Awards for October Quarter 2019. During the presentation held October 17, 2019, at Springhill School, the students were joined by their administrators, family, and friends. Ellen Palmer, President & CEO of the Perry Chamber, welcomed everyone before introducing each student and their administrator. The ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, October 16, 2019
    Perry, GA – On Wednesday, October 16, the Perry Area Chamber of Commerce recognized Qualified Staffing as the October Business of the Month. They were nominated and chosen by the Business Development Committee of the Chamber. Qualified Staffing is a full-service employment agency specializing in light industrial, office/clerical, education, skilled trades, and professional placements. The award ...read more
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    Friday, October 04, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PERRY, GA – The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed Massey Gordon on Friday, October 4th with a ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration. Massey Gordon is located at 1019 Ball Street in Perry. Massey Gordon is a boutique offering a curated collection of items for the home and modern day life. Kelly Gordon will also run her full service interior design firm out of ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, Human Interest
    Thursday, September 26, 2019
    Student of the Month is back! Today, Education Committee Chair, Antonio Watkins of Central Georgia Technical College, presented Student of the Month awards at the Perry Area Chamber of Commerce. See below to get to know the recipients! -- Darby MastersVeterans High School Darby Masters is taking advantage of the opportunities that Veterans High School offers. She has been a part of the VHS ...read more
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    Monday, September 23, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PERRY, GA – The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed Tre Bella Hair Salon on Friday, September 20th with a ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration. Tre Bella Hair Salon is located at 910 Commerce Street in Perry. Owner and master cosmetologist Tiffany Baker introduced the staff, welcomed attendees, and offered tours of the facility. Tre Bella prides itself in being ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 18, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PERRY, GA – The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed TCC on Wednesday, September 18th with a ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration. TCC is located at 1344 Sam Nunn Blvd in Perry. TCC is a Verizon authorized retailer. TCC believes that communities need more than just a wireless retailer, and that employees want more than just a job. They are dedicated to making a ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 17, 2019
    Perry, GA – On Tuesday, September 17, the Perry Area Chamber of Commerce recognized Suez Advanced Solutions as the September Business of the Month. They were nominated and chosen by the Business Development Committee of the Chamber. Suez is dedicated to assuring a safe, resourceful future for all. They offer resolutions, technology and services to cities and industries throughout the entire water ...read more
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    Friday, August 16, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PERRY, GA – The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed Grace & Grits on Friday, August 16th with a ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration. Grace & Grits is located at 734 Main Street in Perry. Owner Abbey Lewis brought her dreams to life by opening this one stop shop located in the heart of historic downtown Perry. Grace & Grits carries cookware, bath bombs, ...read more
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    Thursday, August 15, 2019
    PERRY, GA – The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed Air Evac Lifeteam on Thursday, August 15th with a ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration. Air Evac Lifeteam is located at 1116 Morningside Drive in Perry. Air Evac Lifeteam is the nation’s leading provider of helicopter air ambulance services to communities in need rapid medical transport to advanced health care. Flight crews, ...read more
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    Friday, August 09, 2019
    PERRY, GA – The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed Perry Air, LLC on Friday, August 9th with a ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration. Perry Air is located at 575 Myrtle Field Road in Perry. Owner Alex Zoltak and wife Ashley Zoltak introduced the staff, welcomed attendees, and offered tours of the facility. Perry Air offers services including flight training, discovery flights, and ...read more
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    Thursday, August 08, 2019
    PERRY, Ga (August 8, 2019) -- The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce has named Ellen Palmer as President/CEO of the organization.   Palmer is an extremely motivated and proficient professional with years of experience in sales, administration, advertising, communications and business development. Palmer is plugged in to the Perry community and is looking forward to growing business and growing ...read more
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    Wednesday, June 19, 2019
    Perry, GA – On Wednesday, June 19th, 2019, the Perry Area Chamber of Commerce recognized Bridal’s by Gilbert as the June Business of the Month. They were nominated and chosen by the Business Development Committee of the Chamber.  Bridals by Gilbert is a full-service bridal salon created by a mother and daughter duo, Maria and Mary Margaret Gilbert. The family business caters to the Georgia ...read more
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    Wednesday, June 12, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PERRY, GA – The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated InStyle Nails on Wednesday, June 12th with a ribbon cutting. InStyle Nails is located at 1307 Ball Street Suite 300. InStyle Nails has over 10 years of industry experience. Their well trained technicians are ready to pamper clients and leave them feeling rejuvenated and satisfied. InStyle Nails takes pride in being ...read more
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    Wednesday, June 12, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PERRY, GA – The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated Giles Outdoor Power Equipment on Wednesday, June 12th with a ribbon cutting. Giles Outdoor Power Equipment is located at 1002 St. Patrick’s Drive in Perry. Coy Giles, owner and operator, has extensive experience in the outdoor power equipment industry. Giles Outdoor Power Equipment is the premier dealer for lawn ...read more
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    Tuesday, June 11, 2019
    For Immediate Release, Perry: The Perry Kiwanis Club through is Scholarship Committee has been awarding scholarships to deserving Perry High and Westfield students for thirty-six years.  This year’s awards are valued at $1750 per year for four years provided the student maintains a 3.0 grade point average.   2019 Scholarship Winners:  John Levi Martin, Olivia Eubanks, and Eva Catherine ...read more
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    Tuesday, June 11, 2019
    The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated 3 members today with a group Ribbon Cutting at 900 Carroll Street. Interior Window Coverings Plus, owned and operated by John Sloot, offers all types of window coverings from faux and wood blinds to shutters. Sloot has worked in Interior Design since 1981 and his work has been featured on HGTV. For an appointment, call 678-644-8578 or email ...read more
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    Tuesday, April 30, 2019
    For Immediate Release Perry: The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce Education Committee is pleased to announce the Students of the Months of March and April 2019. The recipients were presented the award on April 25th at the Chamber Office with their principals or school administrators, family, and friends in attendance along with 2019 Chamber Chair Dey Palmer, members of the Board of Directors, and ...read more
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    Wednesday, April 24, 2019
    Perry - The Perry Kiwanis Club recognizes that there are many outstanding young people in our community. Each month during this school year, the Kiwanis Club recognizes a Scholar Athlete from Perry High School and/or The Westfield School. The students honored excel not only academically, but athletically as well.  On April 23rd, the Perry Kiwanis Club awarded the Scholar Athletes for April 2019. ...read more
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    Wednesday, April 10, 2019
    immediate Media release  Chelsea Dozier - Perry Chamber’s Diplomat of the Quarter  Perry-The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce names Chelsea Dozier as Diplomat of the Quarter for the 1st quarter in 2019. Emily Reece, Vice Chairman of the Perry Chamber Diplomats and the 2018 Diplomat of the Year, presented Ms. Dozier with the award at the Diplomat Quarterly Luncheon today.  Chelsea has been ...read more
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    Monday, March 25, 2019
    PRESS RELEASE  PERRY KIWANIS CLUB RECOGNIZES OCTOBER SCHOLAR ATHLETES  Perry - The Perry Kiwanis Club recognizes that there are many outstanding young people in our community. Each month during this school year, the Kiwanis Club recognizes a Scholar Athlete from Perry High School and/or The Westfield School. The students honored excel not only academically, but athletically as well.  On March ...read more
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    Monday, March 25, 2019
    PRESS RELEASE  THE SPEECH PATH WINS THE TRAILBLAZER AWARD AT THE GLOBAL PARTNERSHIP FOR TELEHEALTH At the Global Partnership for Telehealth (GPT) conference last week, The Speech Path won the Trailblazer Award for creating an innovative teletherapy program currently being used in some rural Georgia schools.  The program uses the video conferencing technology offered through the GPT platform in ...read more
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    Wednesday, March 13, 2019
    Perry, GA – On Wednesday, March 13th, 2019, the Perry Area Chamber of Commerce recognized YES It’s Consignment as the March Business of the Month. They were nominated and chosen by the Business Development Committee of the Chamber.  Yes It’s Consignment is an upscale consignment store dedicated to providing the best in new and gently used apparel and accessories for the family. Suzanne Evans, ...read more
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    Wednesday, February 13, 2019
    Perry, GA – On Tuesday, February 12th, 2019, the Perry Area Chamber of Commerce recognized Fair Harbor RV Park & Campground as the February Business of the Month. They were nominated and chosen by the Business Development Committee of the Chamber. Fair Harbor RV Park & Campground has been in business for over 20 years, and its amenities include fishing, bingo, Saturday morning breakfast, and horse ...read more
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    Monday, January 14, 2019
    Perry, GA – On Monday, January 14th, 2019, the Perry Area Chamber of Commerce recognized Coldwell Banker Robbins & Free as the January Business of the Month. They were nominated and chosen by the Business Development Committee of the Chamber.  Coldwell Banker Robbins & Free provides full service to the Perry, Warner Robins, and the whole Middle Georgia area. The staff and agents at Coldwell ...read more
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