Business Notes: May 14

May 12, 2014 

Business doings

Gather offers crafts, cooking, gardening and business classes at 111 W. Chatham St., Cary. For details, go to www.gathernc.com.

Southern Charm Gift Boutique offers art classes in Cary Towne Center, 1105 Walnut St., Cary. For details, go to www.etsy.com/shop/southerncharmgifts2.

Whisk, a kitchen supply store, offers cooking classes in Waverly Place Shopping Center at 316 Colonades Way, suite 214, Cary. For details, go to www.whiskcarolina.com.

Building Blocks Pediatrics is now open at 3603 Davis Drive, suite C-201, Morrisville. For details, go to www.buildingblockspediatricsnc.com.

M/I Homes has opened a new community of homes, Holland Farm Estates, in Cary. For details, go to www.mihomes.com.

Calendar

The Cary Chamber of Commerce Education Meeting will be from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 14, at 307 N. Academy St., Cary. For details, go to www.carychamber.com.

The Cary Chamber of Commerce Business of Women meeting will be from noon to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, May 15, at Prestonwood Country Club, 300 Prestonwood Parkway, Cary. Registration costs $15. For details or registration, go to www.carychamber.com.

The Morrisville Chamber of Commerce Atlantic Tire and Service Spring Golf Classic will begin with registration at 7:30 a.m. and the tournament from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, May 21, at Lonnie Poole Golf Course, 1509 Main Campus Drive, Raleigh. Participation and sponsorship costs $200 to $2,500. For details and registration, go to www.MorrisvilleChamber.org.

The Morrisville Chamber of Commerce will meet for Coffee and Connections from 7:30-8:30 a.m. Thursday, May 22, at 260 Town Hall Drive, suite A. The event is free for members. It is free for non-members’ first three visits and costs $10 after that. For details and registration, go to www.MorrisvilleChamber.org.

The Morrisville Chamber of Commerce New Member Luncheon will be from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, June 2, at 260 Town Hall Drive, suite A. For details and registration, go to www.MorrisvilleChamber.org.

The Morrisville Chamber of Commerce and Morrisville Rotary will host a First Responder Thank You Lunch for Morrisville police and firefighters from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, June 9, at Stone Theatres - Park West 14 Cinemas, 3400 Village Market Place, Morrisville. Admission is $15. For details and registration, go to www.MorrisvilleChamber.org.

The Morrisville Chamber of Commerce will meet for Coffee and Connections from 7:30-8:30 a.m. Thursday, June 26, at 260 Town Hall Drive, suite A. The event is free for members. It is free for non-members’ first three visits and costs $10 after that. For details and registration, go to www.MorrisvilleChamber.org.

Careers

Don Evans, Nicole Feeny and May Huang, employees of Allen Tate Realtors in Cary, graduated from the company’s Winner’s Edge training program.

Jason Jonczak, a financial adviser with the financial services firm Edward Jones in Cary, was chosen to join the Investment and Education Committee for the Edward D. Jones & Co. Profit Sharing and Deferred Compensation Plan.

David Jones joined Railinc of Cary as a quality assurance engineer. Railinc also promoted Elizabeth Heath to Railroad Clearinghouse manager, Doni Reece to business analyst II and Nicole Robbins to senior business analyst.

Kudos

The owners of Triangle Rock Club of Morrisville were named N.C. Small Business Persons of the Year by the U.S. Small Business Association.

Philanthropy

The Cary Women’s Giving Network gave grants of $5,000 each to the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle, The Mariposa School for Children with Autism and BEGINNINGS. The network also gave a $2,000 grant to Community Alternatives for Supportive Abodes.

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