Biz Roundup: Chamber adds 55 in membership campaign

Published 12:00 am Sunday, September 29, 2019

SALISBURY — The Rowan County Chamber of Commerce added 55 members with its “2020 Vision: Back Your Future With the Chamber” campaign.

The goal of the 30-day campaign was 50 new members. New member investments were $19,250 vs. a goal of $17,500 and total investments of more than $80,000.

“We have a clear vision for how we want to serve our business community, and we greatly appreciate all our campaign volunteers who helped us tell the chamber’s story,” said Gary Blabon of Novant Health Rowan Medical Center, chairman-elect of the Rowan Chamber.

The top producer was Daniel Matangira of Matangira Recycling. He won a vacation package valued at more than $2,500. The second top producer was Elia Gegorek of Gegorek & Associates Realty LLC, and in third was Jayne Land of Century 21, Towne & Country.

All volunteers won prizes donated by chamber member firms.

The top team was Novant Health Rowan Medical Center, led by Martha Bostian.

Anyone who was not able to join during the campaign should contact the chamber at 704-633-4221, or