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01/23/04

Chamber's 197th Annual Meeting

The Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce has reason to celebrate. Today was its 197th annual meeting. Former chairman and CEO of Memorial Health Bob Colvin welcomed aboard the new chairman, Stephen Green of Stephen Green Properties.

The annual meeting is also a time to look back at all the accomplishments of the past year, and lay out plans for the year ahead. "I think it's an exciting time for Savannah," said Green. "The outside world has discovered us and I think unprecedented growth is going to come over the next ten years. So we're going try to sew some of the seeds of success, challenges."

WTOC's general manager and chamber member Bill Cathcart was among the dozens of people who attended today's luncheon and meeting.

Reported by: Nicole Teigen, nteigen@wtoc.com

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