Georgia Southern University Alumni Associations names Brian Joiner to their “40 Under 40”

We would like to congratulate Chamber Board Treasurer, Brian Joiner on being named a “40 under 40.” The Georgia Southern University Alumni Association recognizes young alumni that are leading the way in business, leadership, community, educational and/or philanthropic endeavors. The forty were chosen by a selection committee based on their professional expertise and achievements, as well as dedication to charitable and community initiatives.

Out of 120,000 living alumni, nearly 50,000 are under 40 years old. 40 Under 40 honorees not only represent the excellence of the University’s young alumni but also demonstrate the positive contributions and remarkable achievements for which

Congratulations Brian!


Cox Media Digital Marketing Workshop

August 27 | 10 am- 1pm

If it isn’t already, digital advertising should be a strong component of your 2019-2020 marketing mix. Why? According to Strategy Analytics, it’s the fastest-growing marketing channel with no signs of slowing down.

Today’s digital advertising platforms help even-out the playing field, allowing even small businesses to reach a large audience in a way that is both cost-effective and measurable.

Back by popular demand, speaker David McBee will take an even deeper dive in part two of this digital series. In this session, he’ll show you how to take advantage of technology to target your ideal prospects based on their online and real-world behavior.

Please register because this is a FREE event (Cox Media is covering the cost of your ticket!). This event is first-come, first-served, so don’t delay if you’re interested in attending.

Rigby’s ROUTE 96 Music Fest coming to Warner Robins

Save the date and mark your calendars five bands will be taking over the main stage inside the Water Park! Come out and enjoy LIVE music all while relaxing on the Lazy River! Tickets will go on sale soon and will sell out fast! Stayed tuned for more details.


Country Music festival coming to Middle Georgia

Uncorked by Georgia Bob’s is throwing its First Annual “Gone Country” Music Festival on Saturday, September 28th in Byron, GA.  With a wide variety of artists from Country to Southern Rock, Uncorked will be the place to be!

The Gone Country lineup currently includes Victoria Day, Billy Robinson, Connor Henderson, Caleb Walston, Matt Moncreif, Keith Williams, Chance Carter, Ethan Payne, Soul Shine Band, Southbound Mojo and Josh Courson.

Uncorked, a Wine Bar & Event Venue, is looking for sponsors for the event. Each sponsorship level includes tickets to the Festival as well as logoed banners and flyers. For more information on sponsorship opportunities, please call Katie Taylor at (478)737-1444 or email at



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