The Greater La Porte Chamber of Commerce will host its Annual Meeting at the Best Western Plus, located at 444 Pine Lake Avenue La Porte, on March 3.
Registration will begin at 11:00 a.m. with lunch starting at 11:30 a.m. This year's event will take a look at the year of 2016 for the Chamber and its significant events and accomplishments. There will also be awards given to the Chamber's Ambassador of the Year and Business Person of the Year.
The event will feature a speech by Craig Dwight (pictured below), who in 1998, became President of Horizon Bank and in 2003 became Chairman & Chief Executive Officer. Under his leadership Horizon increased its total assets from $360 million to over $3.0 billion. He has served and chaired the regional hospital board, United Way of La Porte County and the local economic development corporation. In addition he has chaired several fund raising campaigns including the United Way, Salvation Army, Boys and Girls Club, The Martin Luther King Center, Michigan City Area Schools and the YMCA. In 2016 he became a board member of the Indiana Chamber of Commerce.
Registration is encouraged and can be done by clicking the link above. The cost is $33.00 for Chamber members and $38.00 for non-members.
This event is sponsored by the La Porte County Convention & Visitors Bureau, Walsh & Kelly, Inc., First Trust Credit Union, and R2 Strategies, LLC.