Gilmer County Chamber of Commerce

Business Connections June 2016

The Ellijay Downtown Development Authority (DDA) hosted the June Business Connections.

The event was held on the boardwalk in Downtown Ellijay. Refreshments were donated by Backporch Bistro, Bunks on Boardwalk, Mr.P’s and H&R Block and local retailers donated door prizes. Business leaders came out for great networking on the boardwalk. Jim Stover the chairman of the DDA board spoke about an upcoming event the DDA will host on July 12 at 6pm. He invited the public, especially Ellijay merchants, business leaders, and residents to attend this Strategic Planning Listening Session.

Congratulations to Paige Bone on winning the $250 prize. Thank you to our sponsors H & R Block, 1907 Restaurant, BB&TUnited Community Bank, Smitty’s EngravingRonnie Thompson Ford, Square Frame Media, Mahan & Associates, Marketplace Promotions, and Advocare – Karleen & Robert Ferguson.

Our next Business Connections will be held September 20 from 4:30-6:30pm and hosted by Okinawa Restaurant.