The Greater Easley Chamber of Commerce held its monthly 3rd Thursday Luncheon on January 15, 2009, at the Kimberly Hampton Library in Easley. Hal Johnson, President & CEO of Upstate Alliance of S. C., spoke to a packed crowd about the function of Upstate Alliance and retaining a positive attitude in this recession. The Upstate Alliance’s mission is to position & market 10 counties in the Upstate S. C. Region to successfully compete for business investment. They also build cohesive relationships among the regions public & private sectors. For more information about the UpstateAlliance of S.C. visit www.Iwasblownaway.com.
The next 3rd Thursday Luncheon will be the annual Mayoral luncheon held on Thursday, February 19 at Larry Bagwell Gym in the JB Red Owens Complex with Mayor Larry Bagwell giving his “State of the City” address.
Pictured is Hall Johnson, President & CEO of Upstate Alliance of S.C.