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Deadline is Friday for Largo chamber's Women in Business Council 'Inspire' awards

Deadline is Friday for award nominations

Nominations are due by 2 p.m. Friday for the Women in Business Council of the Largo/Mid-Pinellas Chamber of Commerce's first "Inspire" awards.

Presentations will take place during a special Inspire Awards Luncheon Aug. 11 at the new Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 210 Seminole Blvd.

Nominees can be women of any age who have successfully provided inspiration, education and encouragement to others in the workplace or the community. They must reside or work in the greater Largo/Mid-Pinellas region and be affiliated with a chamber business/organization member in good standing.

Nominations must be submitted in writing (not to exceed 500 words) along with any supporting documentation at the chamber. The Women in Business Council will select a minimum of three to receive the honor.

For more information, visit www.largochamber.org or call Cindy Paquin at (727) 584-2321.

Shake, Rattle & Bowl at Liberty Bowling Lanes

The Largo/Mid-Pinellas Chamber of Commerce will hold its fifth annual Shake, Rattle & Bowl from 5:30 to 8 p.m. July 21 at Liberty Bowling Lanes, 11401 Starkey Road, Largo. This business networking event will feature bowling, summertime picnic treats and a variety of great prizes.

The cost is $250 to sponsor a lane, which includes a team of four or five bowlers, a company name advertised on a bowling lane, food and beverages, name and logo on the commemorative program, and prize contests. Basic team registration costs $125 for a team of four or five players, food and prize contests.

Space is limited to 14 teams. To register, or for more information, call the chamber at (727) 584-2321 or e-mail tom@largochamber.org.

Deadline is Friday for Largo chamber's Women in Business Council 'Inspire' awards 07/04/09 [Last modified: Saturday, July 4, 2009 4:31am]
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