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Chamber announces staff departure

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

John Seymour, president and CEO of the Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce, announced today that Louise Brown, the Chamber’s director of community development and public policy, will step down from her position in late August to join the staff of the Home Builders Association of Alabama in Montgomery as their education specialist.

Chamber president announces staff reassignment

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce President and CEO John Seymour announced today Crystal Brown will assume the position of vice president of development for the Chamber, where she will address our area’s residential growth needs as part of the organization’s “The Partnership” initiative.

Chamber announces staff addition

Thursday, May 31, 2018

The Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce announced today the addition of Amber Fortenberry as director of talent development and recruitment, effective June 18.

Three community leaders honored at Chamber’s annual Small Business Awards Celebration

Thursday, May 17, 2018

On Thursday, three area professionals were honored by the Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce at the annual Small Business Awards Celebration for their innovation, creativity and commitment to our city’s quality of life. 

Media invited to Chamber’s annual Small Business Awards Celebration Thursday

Monday, May 14, 2018

The Chamber’s annual Small Business Awards Celebration event recognizes the contributions of small business to the local and national economies and honors business leaders in our community. Approximately two of every three new jobs created in our economy are created by small businesses, and more nearly 80 percent of the Chamber’s members are small businesses. The luncheon is also an opportunity to highlight three area professionals with awards honoring their contributions to the business community.

Murphy Brown named Citizen of the Year award at Chamber's Annual Meeting

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

On Tuesday, Murphy Brown of Decatur was named the Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce Miss Athelyne C. Banks Citizen of the Year for his contributions and volunteerism in the community.

Chamber’s State of the City Address to highlight growth, development and future in the River City

Friday, March 23, 2018

The Chamber’s annual State of the City Address provides the Decatur mayor an opportunity to highlight the city’s progress in economic development, quality of life services and present an “annual report” to the membership regarding accomplishments of the past year. The mayor also will look ahead at the year to come for the River City – the eighth largest municipality in Alabama.

Chamber announces staff departure

Monday, March 19, 2018

John Seymour, president and CEO of the Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce, announced today that Amber Turner, the Chamber’s director of workforce development and education, will step down from her position effective March 30, to become the interim executive director of the North Alabama Workforce Development Alliance (NAWDA).

FOR MEDIA: Chamber’s State of Morgan County address with Chairman Long to focus on growth, development and future

Monday, February 19, 2018

Each year, the Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce partners with the Morgan County Commission on a variety of initiatives, including the annual State of the County Address. The breakfast provides the Commission Chairman the opportunity to highlight the county’s progress in economic and commercial development, financial sustainability and present an “annual report” to the Chamber membership regarding the accomplishments of the past 12 months.

Chamber’s annual State of Healthcare event to discuss economic impact of hospitals, feature announcement of long-term investment

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

The Decatur–Morgan County Chamber of Commerce will host its annual State of Healthcare event Thursday, Jan. 25, at 7:30 a.m., at the Doubletree by Hilton Decatur Riverfront. The breakfast, which is open to the public, is presented by Decatur Morgan Hospital, Gold Sponsor Huntsville Hospital Health Systems, and will feature a special announcement about the future of healthcare in our community.

FOR MEDIA: Chamber’s Annual State of Morgan County Schools event Tuesday to address business community, highlight student success

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

The Decatur–Morgan County Chamber of Commerce’s annual State of Morgan County Schools event highlights the partnership between the Chamber and the system – featuring 7,800 students at 18 schools in Morgan County.

Chamber’s Crystal Brown honored with ATHENA Leadership Award at Women in Business Celebration

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

On Tuesday, Crystal Brown, vice president of business and investor development, was honored with the ATHENA Leadership Award at the Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce annual Women in Business Celebration at Doubletree by Hilton Decatur Riverfront.

Chamber of Commerce announces public policy agenda development meetings for fall

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

On Wednesday, the Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce announced their three-part public policy agenda development schedule for the fall, giving members the opportunity to provide input on policy issues impacting Morgan County’s business community.

Chamber’s Excellence in Leadership program kicks off 30th year developing leaders in Morgan County

Friday, September 1, 2017

Excellence in Leadership, the Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce flagship leader development program, kicked off Aug. 30, starting the eight-month class with a group of 38 students coming from Morgan County businesses, industries, small businesses, healthcare providers, municipalities, school systems and non-profits.

For media: Chamber’s Quality Education Committee hosts “Skills for Success” collaboration launch event Tuesday

Monday, July 24, 2017

The Chamber’s Quality Education Committee, in collaboration with Community Action Partnership of North Alabama, Decatur City Schools, Hartselle City Schools, Morgan County Schools and the Decatur Public Library, announce the launch of “Skills for Success” – a resource to ensure parents and teachers can have conversations about what is expected of children in grades K-8.

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