Charlotte’s business community celebrated with a “Flourish” at the 2013 Annual Meeting on December 3, 2013. Powered up 2013 chairman Brett Carter of Duke Energy handed over the chamber chair gavel to Michael Tarwater of Carolinas HealthCare System. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx returned home to make remarks before the chamber’s Power Up finalists were recognized. Legendary CEO in the steel industry, Dan DiMicco of Nucor, was awarded the Citizen of the Carolinas, and UNC Charlotte and Moore & Van Allen were awarded the Belk Innovation in Diversity Awards. A highlight of the evening was the surprise recognition of David Darnell of Bank of America as the Diversity Champion. Hugh McColl presented the award.
The Annual Meeting is the chamber’s largest event, with close to 2000 people in attendance. Join us for the 2014 celebration on December 2, 2014.
Highlights from Charlotte Chamber's 2013 Annual Meeting
Carolina Tractor Electrolux EnPro Industries, Inc. Food Lion LLC Hendrick Automotive Group Jones Lang LaSalle K&L Gates LLP Lowe's Companies Nucor Corporation Parker Poe LLP Piedmont Natural Gas Company Premier Superior Stone of the Southeast Total Event Production Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, PLLC WTVI
AREVA CB&I Charlotte Regional REALTOR Association, Inc. Childress Klein Properties CohnReznick Concrete Supply Company Dixon Hughes Goodman LLP Epiq Systems Fulbright & Jaworski LLP Gardner-Webb University General Dynamics Armament and Technical Products Hampton Inn & Suites - SouthPark at Phillips Place Hunton & Williams LLP Lenovo (United States) Inc. McGuireWoods Novitex Enterprise Solutions Poyner Spruill LLP Sherpa Sidley Austin LLP Staples Facility Solutions TEKSystems UNC Charlotte University Volvo UTC Aerospace Systems
400 South Tryon Investment LLC Accenture Adams Outdoor Advertising AMEC Environment & Infrastructure, Inc. AT&T Bank of North Carolina BB&T Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Realty Blue Cross & Blue Shield of North Carolina Blythe Construction, Inc. Bonitz Flooring Group Call One, Inc. Charlotte Business Journal Chase Chubb & Son Insurance Company Coatings 2000, Inc. CORT DZ Atlantic aka Day & Zimmerman Atlantic Division ER Select G4S Secure Solutions (USA) Inc. Goodwill Industries of Southern Piedmont, Inc. Graebel/North Carolina Movers Grant Thornton LLP Hendrix Business Systems, Inc. Herman Miller Husqvarna Professional Products Inc. Lincoln Harris LS3P ASSOCIATES LTD. Peak 10, Inc. Pic-Tec Precision Walls, Inc. Quality Services Plus, Inc RJT+R Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson P.A. Schindler Elevator Corporation Showalter Construction Co. SOI Southeastern Architectural Systems Stanley Convergent Security Solutions Strategic Staffing Solutions, Inc. SunTrust Bank The Milestone Group, Ltd. T-Mobile Corporate Solutions Winston & Strawn LLP