Centennial Celebration Kickoff is January 30

Centennial Celebration Kickoff is January 30

The Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce will celebrate 100 years of business with a Centennial Celebration Kickoff Breakfast on Wednesday, January 30 from 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. at the Gainesville Civic Center. Sponsored by AT&T, the event initiates a series of activities commemorating the Chamber’s 100 Year Anniversary.

The breakfast will feature John A. Addison, Jr., Co-Chief Executive Officer of Primerica Financial Services as guest speaker. Primerica is North America’s largest financial services marketing organization with more than 100,000 representatives. Mr. Addison, a resident of Hall County and graduate of the University of Georgia and Georgia State University, oversees the development and execution of all aspects of Primerica’s marketing and sales strategies and leads the company’s sales force.

Headquartered in Duluth, Georgia, Primerica Financial Services, a subsidiary of Citigroup, Inc., provides some six million clients with quality financial products and services, principally term life insurance, investments and debt consolidation loans.

Addison joined Primerica in 1982 as a business systems analyst. He has since been promoted numerous times to positions of increasing responsibility, amassing experience in a variety of areas, ranging from operations and business processing to sales promotion, marketing and motivation and became Co-Chief Executive Officer in 1999.

A native of Covington, Georgia, Addison earned a BA in Economics from the University of Georgia and, while working at Primerica, earned an MBA degree from Georgia State University. John and his wife, Loveanne reside in Clermont, Georgia,

The event is open to the public. Tickets are $14 for Chamber members, $ 20 for non-members and guests and includes a full breakfast buffet. Make your reservation today! Reservations: Robyn Lynch, Greater Hall Chamber, 770-532-6206. Email: rlynch@ghcc.com. Online reservations: greaterhallchamber.com

As part of the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce Centennial Celebration, the “Party of the Century” will take place on the evening of Friday, May 2 and will be a gala like never before in Gainesville-Hall County. Details and invitations to come.