Gilmer County Chamber of Commerce

November 2017 Network Luncheon

Pictured Chamber Board Member Mr. Hubert Parker with Lee Jennings, Managing Partner with RL Jennings & Associates, PC showing their support for Small Businesses.

On November 9, 2017, the Gilmer Chamber held their November Network Luncheon sponsored by RL Jennings & Associates, PC . They are a full service accounting firm with offices in Ellijay and Rome, GA. Their services include monthly accounting, Quickbooks support, payroll, sales tax, and payroll tax preparation. They prepare income taxes for individuals, businesses and non-profit organizations. They also, provide assurance services to including auditing, reviewing and compiling financial statements. Their consulting group provides business startup planning, retirement and financial planning, cost reduction studies, buying and selling businesses and more.

Their success comes from their clients choosing us over and over because they believe in their ability to exceed their expectations of price, service, and expertise.

Following our sponsor remarks, the Gilmer Chamber presented some great information about Small Business Saturday. The chamber took this opportunity to inform business leaders that any business can help spread the word about shopping small and shopping local. The presentation was to help business leaders to better understand that Small Business Saturday isn’t about a retail experience, it is a about a community experience. Click Here to read more about Small Business Saturday.

Gilmer Chamber members enjoyed  a delicious lunch provided by The Pink Pig of Cherry log, included delicious BBQ and all the “fixin’s”.

The Gilmer Chamber also announced that you can now pre-pay for all your Network Luncheons in 2018. If you pay by January 1, the cost is $90, giving you one lunch free. After January 1, the cost goes up to $100 and is only available until the February 2018 Network Luncheon. They also announced that in 2018 if you do not register and show up at the door the cost for members will be $12 and non-members will pay $15. If you would like to pre-pay for your 2018 Network Luncheons, please contact Ruth Bodine at the Gilmer Chamber 706-635-7400 or

The next Gilmer Chamber network luncheon will be December 14, 2017. Click Here to Register.