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Congratulations to chamber member, The United Way of Central Florida, for being rated at the highest levels of excellence for non-profits in the country. Read more in this article, reposted by from The Ledger. Repost from The Ledger, published Wednesday, … Continue reading
Congratulations to Cross, Fernandez & Riley, LLP and Lanier Upshaw for being named to the Florida Trend Best Places to Work. This list is compiled through a survey by Florida Trend magazine and is dedicated to identifying and recognizing Florida’s best employers in … Continue reading
On day #4 of Furry Friends Week we spotlight Veterinary Healthcare Associates located at 3025 Dundee Road, Winter Haven. Opened over thirty years ago as Maxwell Animal Clinic, VHA has grown from a one doctor general practice to a ten doctor general, … Continue reading
Today marks an exciting milestone in the development of the Central Florida ILC! Officials released the following information to mark the occasion. Evansville Western Railway, an affiliate of CSX, today announced the start of operations at the state-of-the-art intermodal terminal … Continue reading
Ready to dive into the warmer months? LEGOLAND® Water Park is offering a preview day to all chamber members, their employees, friends and families! Join in on the FUN on Thursday, April 10th from 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. Tickets are $10 … Continue reading
Well, the walls are bare and the boxes are almost all packed. The twenty-two months since I tendered my letter of retirement have evaporated and my tenure here at the Greater Winter Haven Chamber of Commerce ends today. As I … Continue reading
Surprises for 2013! Parade Rules and Regulations Here! The Chamber would like to express our sincere thanks to the City of Winter Haven, Winter Haven Police Department, Polk County Sheriff’s Department, and Lake Region Lakes Management District for their contributions … Continue reading
You’re Invited … November 6, 7:30 a.m. The 10th Annual East Polk Economic Summit is an excellent chance to learn the latest national and local economic indicators. The Summit takes place in the Student Center on the Winter Haven campus of … Continue reading
The Chamber extends congratulations to Deric Feacher who will become Winter Haven City Manager on February 1, 2013 upon the retirement of Dale Smith. Feacher has been with the city for the past decade in a variety of positions — … Continue reading
Local amateur photographer captures this morning’s SpaceX launch — an new era in space exploration. Photo by Joffre Isturiz The photograph has been posted on the SpaceX web site.