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Nominate an Outstanding Teacher

The Carroll County Chamber of Commerce and the Carroll County Public School System are seeking nominations for the annual Outstanding Teacher Awards. The deadline for nominations is January 6, 2017.

Chamber Travel in 2017

The Chamber has led sold-out travel opportunities to amazing places like Cuba and China. We are pleased to announce that we will be leading trips to China and Tuscany in 2017! All of our trips are open to the public.


Downtown Holiday Passport Program

Missie Wilcox, Marketing Consultant at the City of Westminster, joins Mike on Chamber Chat to talk about a new holiday passport program to reward people for shopping downtown. Over 90 businesses across Carroll County are participating.

Live Local #LiveCarroll Update

Professor Josh Ambrose and Sara McDonald from McDaniel join Mike on this episode of Chamber Chat to give us a behind the scenes look at MAGIC’s social media experiment, Live Local #LiveCarroll.

The Antrim 1844 Country House Hotel

Mike chats with Robin Speno, Corporate Services Director of the Antrim 1844 Country House Hotel. Listen in to find out about the size of the plantation, number of rooms, and events coming up this holiday season.

Live Local #LiveCarroll

Josh Ambrose, Professor at McDaniel College, joins Mike on Chamber Chat to talk about how Live Local #LiveCarroll is preparing students for their future by providing them an incredible opportunity to learn and create innovative social media marketing strategies.

Small Business is Something to Celebrate

On this episode of Chamber Chat, Doug Howard, Coordinator of Miller, joins Mike to discuss the upcoming Small Business Award winners. The community is invited to celebrate them with us on Thursday, October 27th starting at 5pm at The Portico. It’s a wonderful event.

Sign Up for an Innovative Community Discount Program

Jason Stambaugh, Executive Director of the Mid-Atlantic Gigabit Innovation Collaboratory, Inc. (MAGIC) joins Mike to talk to about an innovative community discount program called Live Local #Live Carroll. They talk about the exciting social media experiment happening behind the scenes and how local retailers, restaurants, and service providers can get involved.

The Taneytown Maryland Ambassador Program

Mike was privileged to have Nancy McCormick, Director of Economic Development for the City of Taneytown, along with Jon Weetman, Consultant and Attorney for the Entrepreneur Store on the show. They discussed the new Ambassador Program that the City of Taneytown is implementing. Interesting stuff!

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