This site and many Chamber programs are made possible in part by the following businesses, our Platinum CHAMBER CHAMPIONS, that sponsor the Knightdale Chamber of Commerce at the highest level. Their support is greatly appreciated.
Upcoming Chamber Events
Rex Healthcare held a Ground Breaking Ceremony on Tues., Aug. 16 for the new Rex Wellness Center. Conveniently located at Rex Healthcare Knightdale, 6602 Knightdale Blvd., this new, state-of-the-art center will offer a wide variety of health and wellness programs, fitness equipment and first-class amenities for residents of eastern Wake County. The center is slated to open in early 2012.
Eye Opener Breakfast
The Eye-Opener Breakfast held at Knightdale Seafood & BBQ was a huge success! United States Senator Richard Burr spoke to a crowd of over 80, stayed afterwards for an question and answer session at program end, and allowed time for picture opportunities for all.
Business of the Month
July Business of the Month: Hixson & Bumgarner Orthodontics, DDS, PA, 1004 Big Oak Court, Knightdale, NC
Teacher Excellence Award (TEA)
June TEA Honoree: Jennifer Carlton, Hodge Road Elementary. Thank you to Black Belt World for co-sponsoring this award along with the Knightdale Chamber of Commerce.
Chamber Krispy Kreme Coffee Break
August: The Chamber and Krispy Kreme Doughnuts took a Coffee Break at Wake Stone Corporation!
Professional Women's Networking Group (PWNG)
July: Mini-Spotlight: The Kila Company,
"Dressing for All Occasions," with Dunella Jones
Business After Hours (BAH)
June BAH hosted by Special Blessings, Inc. & Hunter Computer Solutions LLC
August Ribbon Cuttings: Heavenly Beauty Salon & Spa
Knightdale Business Expo '11
112 exhibitors showcased their business at Knightdale Business Expo on June 18th!
Attendees enjoyed free food samples, giveaways, door prizes, professional development seminars, and local karate demonstrations. The Annual Expo is a great place to meet your neighbors, rub elbows with local community leaders, and network, network!
EMCEES - Mike Wheless/WQDR 94.7 and Gloria Lopez
EXHIBITOR CONTEST with Celebrity Judges Barbara Gibbs/WTVD11, Rick & Donna Martinez/WPTF News Radio Network and Russell Killen/Mayor of Knightdale
Most Creative Honorable Mention--Suite Paws Pet Resort & Spa
Most Creative - Kids Educational Centers
Most Colorful Booth--Michael Blake's Garden Center & Gift Shop
Most Effectvie Display--Lowes Home Improvement
Economic Forecast for the Nation, the State, and the Triangle Region
January 7 - Back by popular demand, Dr. Mike Walden, a William Neal Reynolds Distinguished Professor and Extension Economist in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics at NCSU, provided economic insight for 2011 to a large crowd of attendees and discussed the impact of current conditions throughout the nation, the state, and our region.