Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Amy Murphy coming to Morning Buzz Feb. 28!


On Tuesday, February 28, 2017, we'll have our first Young Professionals Morning Buzz of the year from 7:30 - 8:30am at Christy's Café, 27 Jackson Street, Newnan. Morning Buzz is designed to help Young Professionals 21-45 connect with other YPs while learning information that will help them achieve their goals and aspirations. 

Please join us for the first YP Morning Buzz of the year! The event is sponsored by PetSmart and will feature Amy Murphy of Meat 'N Greet, The Alamo and Fabiano's as our guest speaker.


We will meet at Christy's Café, and there is a $10 fee to attend. Click here to RSVP!

Saturday, February 18, 2017

Power Networking Lunch is Feb. 21!

On Tuesday, February 21, we'll host our first Power Networking Lunch of the year at 11:30am at Uncle Maddio's Pizza, 371 Newnan Crossing Bypass, Suite 102 in Newnan.

These Power Networking Lunches are pure networking events and give you the chance to introduce yourself to fellow Chamber members and enjoy a great lunch at a popular member restaurant!

There is time for open networking both before and after lunch, so bring plenty of business cards. Click here to RSVP.

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Atlanta Dream's Theresa Wenzel to speak at Women of Prosperity Luncheon

Our next Coweta's Women of Prosperity Lunch will be Wednesday, March 1, 2017 from 11:15am - 1pm at the Newnan Country Club, 1356 Highway 29, Newnan, and the speaker will be Theresa Wenzel, Team President of WNBA Atlanta Dream.

Since March 2016, Wenzel has served as Team President for the WNBA Atlanta Dream. A 21-year sports-industry veteran, Wenzel spent 10 years as a top athletic administrator at Georgia Tech, joining the Yellow Jackets in 2005 before being elevated to the position of Senior Women's Administrator in 2006. She was honored as the 2011 Administrator of the Year by the Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA). During her tenure at Georgia Tech, Wenzel oversaw the women's basketball, golf, softball, men's and women's swimming, men's and women's tennis, men's and women's track and field and volleyball programs. Under her supervision, the Yellow Jackets women's tennis team captured the 2007 NCAA National Championship.

Don't miss this opportunity to hear from this dynamic leader. The three-time Eastern Conference Champion Atlanta Dream is entering its 10th season in the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA).

Deadline to RSVP is close of business on Friday, February 24. Early reservations are recommended, as this event is guaranteed to sell out. The cost is $35 for Chamber Members and $50 for General Admission. Click here to register.

Questions? Email info@newnancowetachamber.org or call 770.253.2270.

Saturday, February 11, 2017

"Six Figure Success Club Meet Up" begins March 3!

The Newnan-Coweta Chamber is pleased to announce we are partnering with Ignite Business Coaching to launch the "Six Figure Success Club Meet Up" beginning March 3, 2017!

Purpose. The goals of this new program are to showcase, motivate, educate, inspire, and support entrepreneurs in Coweta, Fayette and Carroll counties and to provide an opportunity for Newnan-Coweta Chamber members to be presenters at the monthly "Six Figure Success Club Meet Up." Speakers are subject to approval by Newnan-Coweta Chamber Staff and Ignite Business Coaching based on relevant subject matter expertise.

Relevant Training! Topics for the monthly meetings are expected to include: Business Planning, Pricing & Packaging, Business Bookkeeping, Branding & Marketing, Creating Websites/WordPress, Writing Great Copy, Time Management & Productivity, Client Attraction Techniques, Networking Skills, Speaking to Sell, Presenting Skills and Social Media.

First Fridays! Meetings will be held at the Chamber office from 9:30-11:30am on the first Friday of each month. The monthly meetings will include time for registration and open networking, the welcome and announcements, organized networking, the speaker and/or program, and the upcoming meeting announcement and closing.

For more information, email info@newnancowetachamber.org or call 770.253.2270. Make plans now to participate in this great business builder tool!

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Chamber partners with UWG on 'Night School'



The Chamber has partnered with the University of West Georgia to bring our members and community a Special Feature Event for Spring 2017: The Other Night School.

In this series of six evenings, University of West Georgia professors Josh Byrd, Cale Self, Janet Donohoe, John V. Garner, Mark Schoon, and Nathan Rees come to Newnan to discuss topics in Music, Philosophy, and Art. Join us for a bit of wine and conversation!

These lectures will be held at the University of West Georgia Newnan Campus Main Lecture Hall. Remaining sessions include:

Tuesday, February 7, 6pm, THE CURIOUS USE OF CLASSICAL MUSIC IN AMERICAN CINEMA - Dr. Cale Self

Tuesday, February 21, 6pm, RETHINKING THE BODY - Dr. Janet Donohoe and Dr. John V. Garner

Tuesday, February 28, 6pm, RETHINKING WORK - Dr. Janet Donohoe and Dr. John V. Garner

Tuesday, April 11, 6pm, TRUTH AND LIES IN PHOTOGRAPHY - Prof. Mark Schoon

Tuesday, April 18, 6pm, ART AND PROPAGANDA: THE CURIOUS HISTORY OF POLITICS AND PAINTING- Dr. Nathan Rees

For more information, call The Chamber at 770.253.2270.

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Jan. 27 is deadline to RSVP for Annual Meeting!


Our Annual Meeting is now just one week away, set for February 2, 2017, and this year's event will feature a Mystery Dinner Theater! The Annual Meeting is our annual celebration that serves as an opportunity to honor Chamber leadership and members who have made significant contributions to enhance our community throughout the previous year. 

This is the final week to RSVP. Tickets are $90 for individuals and $900 for a table of 10.

For more information on the Annual Dinner or for sponsorship information, contact Valerie at valerie@newnancowetachamber.org or call The Chamber at 770.253.2270. Or you can go ahead and reserve your seat now simply by clicking here.

Saturday, January 21, 2017

Plan now to be a part of our 2016 Annual Report!

We're busy working on our 2016 special edition of our Annual Report to celebrate our 69th anniversary, and you can be a part of it! This premier publication will be featured in The Newnan Times-Herald on Wednesday, February 22, 2017. At left is our 2015 Annual Report, and you can still visit it online here.

This annual special edition is a great advertising opportunity for you to showcase your business in the community along with some of your Chamber peers, and we look forward to highlighting another successful year in your Chamber’s history. We are excited about this opportunity to share the Chamber story with our community, and we encourage all of our members to support this project.

An advertising specialist from The Newnan Times-Herald will be contacting Chamber members about advertising in this special edition. If you’re interested in advertising, you may email Colleen Mitchell at colleen@newnan.com or call Colleen directly at The Newnan Times-Herald at 770.683.1707. The advertising deadline is February 7. We appreciate your support of our 2016 Annual Report!