129th Annual Meeting
1 Exposition Drive
Greenville, SC 29607
The Greenville Chamber Annual Meeting is the largest business meeting in South Carolina, joining together around 1,300 business and community leaders from throughout the Upstate and beyond.
The 2017 celebration will kick off with a extended cocktail reception starting at 5:00 pm featuring an open bar and live music. At 6:30 pm, guests will join together for a seated dinner and program highlighting the ways in which the Chamber is working alongside Upstate businesses to position our community for the future. Through the Chamber’s Annual Awards, we will recognize business and community leaders who are working diligently to help move the Upstate forward. The evening will conclude with a dessert reception offering a variety of sweet treats and beverages, while providing guests more opportunities to network and congratulate the evening’s award winners.
Awards to be presented include Small Business of the Year, Minority Business of the Year, Young Professional of the Year, ATHENA Leadership, Max Heller Neighborhood Improvement, Distinguished Leadership Greenville Alumni, F. Ben Haskew Collaboration, Buck Mickel Leadership and Chairman’s.
Investors will hear from Chamber President and CEO Carlos Phillips, along with outgoing Board Chair Dr. Brenda Thames of Greenville Health System and incoming Board Chair Dr. Keith Miller of Greenville Technical College.
ANNUAL AWARD NOMINATIONS
During the Annual Meeting, we recognize the business and community leaders who are moving the Upstate forward. Nominations for the Annual Awards will be accepted through Friday, December 8, 2017. Award winners will receive two complimentary tickets to the Annual Meeting and must be able to attend. Learn more and apply: