BRAC Invites Business Community to Networking Event of the Year
Organization’s Annual Meeting set for March 26
Baton Rouge, La. (February 13, 2020) – The Baton Rouge Area Chamber (BRAC) today announced its 2020 Annual Meeting presented by Taylor Porter will take place on Thursday, March 26 at the LSU Stadium Club. Organizations may reserve tables or purchase individual tickets at brac.org/events.
“Economic development is for everyone,” said Adam Knapp, president and CEO of BRAC. “Our organization is the vehicle through which it happens in the Capital Region, and this event is the opportunity for the business community to network and build the relationships that will drive Baton Rouge forward.”
In addition to sharing highlights of the organization’s work, BRAC will confer its annual awards, including the D. Jensen Holliday Award, honoring a member of the board for exemplary leadership and service, the Project of the Year Award, spotlighting a significant economic development project from 2019, and the new Business Growth Award, recognizing Capital Region businesses who have experienced significant job growth over the past three years.
The event will take place from 4:30 p.m. – 7 p.m., culminating in a networking reception with passed hors d’oeuvres, and cocktails sponsored by Eatel. BRAC investors and non-investors are invited and encouraged to attend.
Reserved tables of eight are available for purchase, as well as individual tickets at investor and non-investor rates. Organizations with reserved tables will receive wine and snacks exclusively for their tables. Registration is available online at brac.org/events.
BRAC’s Annual Meeting is presented by Taylor Porter and sponsored by Eatel, La Capitol FCU, NAI Latter & Blum, BTR, and Home Bank.
About the Baton Rouge Area Chamber
The Baton Rouge Area Chamber (BRAC) leads economic development in the nine-parish Baton Rouge Area, working to grow jobs and wealth and to improve the business climate and competitiveness in the region. Today, BRAC investors include more than 1,400 small businesses, mid-sized firms, large industry and entrepreneurial startups, as well as individuals and organizations that support business and economic development. In this capacity, BRAC serves as the voice of the business community, providing knowledge, access, services and advocacy. More information is available at brac.org.